Responding to Hurricane Florence
Although Hurricane Florence is gone, the storm's impact on North Carolina will be felt for weeks and months to come. NC State alumni and friends can continue that response by giving to the Student Emergency Fund and the College of Veterinary Medicine's Disaster Relief Fund.
In Search of New and Better Cancer Treatments
Boosted by philanthropy, translational research at NC State’s College of Veterinary Medicine aims at increasing the effectiveness and reducing the complications of treatments for cancer – for animals and people.
College of Engineering Climbs Undergrad Rankings
NC State's College of Engineering is moving up steadily in US News & World Report rankings of undergraduate engineering programs, paced by the top-10 ranking of the Edward P. Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering.
Student Spotlight: Poultry Science’s Youngest Senior
NC State attracts thousands of exceptional students and while they don't always travel "traditional" paths, their stories are always remarkable. CALS undergrad Coleman Berry is only 18, but he's a first-year student entering the Prestage Department of Poultry Science as a senior. With the help of private support, Berry has his sights set on graduate school.
Goodnight Spotlight: Gabriella Mamlouk
Biological sciences major Gabriella Mamlouk '19 reflects on the growth opportunities afforded by the Goodnight Scholars Program over the course of her NC State career.
Park Scholarships Alumnus Reflects on a ‘Path Well Taken’
Josh Sawyer '03 has advice for current and future Park Scholars: Take full advantage of your time at NC State. Sawyer certainly did, having traveled abroad to Nepal, Egypt, Austria and Guatemala to volunteer as an EMT. Sawyer now works as an ER physician at Eastern Carolina Emergency Physicians in Wilmington.
CNR Student Spotlight: Celeste Kathleen
Senior Celeste Kathleen recently presented research at the Association of Science and Technology Centers annual conference in San Jose, California. Kathleen, who works full-time at Marbles Kids Museum in downtown Raleigh, said support from CNR's Student Assistance and Enrichment Fund helped her travel west – and helped her "shatter self-doubt and realize that I have things to bring to the table."
An Extraordinary Year
Thanks to the support of alumni, students, faculty, staff and friends, NC State experienced another outstanding fundraising year and has achieved 84 percent of its goal for the Think and Do the Extraordinary Campaign.
Meet the First-Year Class for 2018
NC State welcomed a new class of first-year students in August, and each one of them has a story. Learn about the paths and dreams of seven students from near and far, and how scholarship and program support is making a difference.
A Time to Reflect and Connect
The newest Park Scholars to arrive at NC State bonded and prepared for their college journey during the freshman retreat Aug. 15-17. The incoming class visited Black Mountain, where they met one another, became acquainted with all that the Park Scholars program will offer them over the next four years, learned from the senior class and participated in several team-building activities.