Kate McFadyen, class of 2010, graduated from UNC Chapel Hill in 2008 with a BA in Political Science and English. During her time at Appalachian, she worked as a G.A. for the Academic Affairs Office. During her final semester, she completed a directed research project the presence of a NE regional bias in the New York Times as compared to other national/regional newspapers. Kate now works as the General Manager for Bancroft Associates, a legal consulting firm in DC.