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 recent 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 recent 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 recent 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."