CNR Student Spotlight: Jacob Veilleuxm
Jacob Veilleux, a University Scholar and a fisheries, wildlife and conservation biology major, interned with the with the Illinois River Biological Station in Havana, Illinois, studying Smallmouth Buffalo, the largest commercial fish in the state. His extraordinary NC State experience has been supported by the Ron and Dale Terry Student Assistance and Enrichment Fund and the Hope Valley Forest Scholarship.
Owens Honored with Menscer Cup
The NC State University Foundation presented its highest honor to Dr. Jim Owens, a three-time alumnus and the immediate past chair of the university’s Board of Trustees, earlier this month.
Entrepreneurial Students Excel at NC State
When Chancellor Randy Woodson gave the commencement address at PNC Arena last Friday, he spoke to nearly 3,500 students ready for the real world. Boosted by private support, the university’s entrepreneurship initiatives helped many of these students prepare for life after graduation, and the nation is taking notice.
Provost’s Corner: December 2017
From the progress of the Think and Do the Extraordinary Campaign to rising graduation rates, Provost Warwick Arden takes note of a successful 2017 at NC State.
Consider making a Year-End Gift to the College of Engineering
While private financial support of the Engineering Building Oval is the college’s top fundraising priority, gifts in support of scholarships, professorships and programmatic funds are also a great way to support the college.
Caldwell Fellows Gearing Up for Alumni Conference and Anniversary Gala
As part of Selection Weekend in February, the Caldwell Fellows program will host its first Alumni Weekend, a one-of-a-kind event bringing together alumni from across the program's 50-year history.
Park Scholarships Names Class of 2022 Semifinalists
The Park Scholarships program at NC State has selected 390 semifinalists for its Class of 2022 – the 23rd class of Park Scholars. Candidates were chosen from an exceptionally talented pool of 2,120 applicants based on outstanding accomplishments and potential in scholarship, leadership, service and character.
CNR Student Spotlight: Logan Kallam
Environmental sciences and plant biology double major Logan Kallam studied abroad in Sweden, Germany and the Czech Republic, an experience that challenged him to think more critically about his use of natural resources and natural resource management on a global scale. His eye-opening trip was supported by the Ron and Dale Terry Student Assistance and Enrichment Fund.
Faculty Inventors Honored
Two faculty members at NC State are being named fellows by the National Academy of Inventors (NAI): Donald L. Bitzer, Distinguished University Research Professor of Computer Science, and William Ditto, professor of physics.
CALS Outstanding December Graduate: Jacob Nester
Agriculture education major and scholarship recipient Jacob Nester doesn't let obstacles stand in the way of inspiring the next generation of students.