Meet our Majors


Meet some of our current and recently graduated majors and learn why they chose to major in philosophy and religion at Appalachian.


Kayleigh ConleyMeet Kayleigh Conley, a philosophy major from Pinehurst, North Carolina.

"One thing I heavily value about our Philosophy Department here at Appalachian State is the close connections you form with your fellow students and professors."




Carly GoodmanMeet Carly Goodman, a recent philosophy major graduate from Charlotte, North Carolina.

"What began as simply a requirement became a life-changing course, and that very semester I changed my major to philosophy." 




Caroline WoodMeet Caroline Wood, a philosophy major from Chapel Hill, North Carolina

"Studying philosophy in itself is inspiring because it has provided me a space in which I can explore and indulge in my own curiosities."

Haley ChuorMeet Haley Chuor, a religious studies major from Salisbury, North Carolina.

"I'm excited to see religion in this age of mass communication and technology and where it can and cannot continue to take us."