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On a national stage in Chicago, Ill., while fighting pneumonia, Gardner-Webb senior history major Elisabeth Moore talked about hillbilly stereotypes. And she won a prestigious award in the process. She was in high school when she first realized how much the stereotypes about Appalachia had permeated contemporary culture.
Appalachian stereotypes, Brevard, Chicago, Dr. David Yelton, Dr. Joseph Moore, Dr. Timothy Vanderburg, Dr. Tom Jones, National Collegiate Honors Council Conference
Office of University Communications, "GWU Student Wins Prestigious Award at National Conference" (2015). Gardner-Webb NewsCenter Archive. 1091.