Emily Caporali’s Belltower memories began before she ever enrolled at NC State, and though she graduated in 2017, she is still making extraordinary memories at the site – with help from her fiancé Chase Timmons and her longtime friend, retired vice chancellor of student affairs Tom Stafford.
Celebrate the Belltower
Built to honor the alumni killed in World War I, the Memorial Belltower has become a symbol of inspiration and a centerpiece for the Wolfpack community. Now, we’re calling on you to celebrate its next milestone by sharing photos and memories from every era and occasion.
Four Students Win Prestigious Goldwater Scholarship
All four of NC State's nominees have been selected to receive the nation's preeminent scholarship in science, math and engineering. The group of four undergraduate students, which includes two Park Scholars and a Goodnight Scholar, share a passion for innovative research.
Graduation to Vocation: Managing Philanthropic Events
Students for University Advancement president Ellison Lambert is graduating with a degree in parks, recreation and tourism management, and upon graduation she'll be pursuing a career in philanthropic event management. Lambert credits extraordinary experiences in the College of Natural Resources with helping her find her path to giving back.
Wolfpack Outfitters Contributes $15,000 for the Fourth Anniversary of the Our Three Winners Fund
Since the Our Three Winners Fund was created in 2015, Wolfpack Outfitters has been consistently selling Wolfpack World products whose proceeds go directly to the fund. To date, Wolfpack Outfitters has sold over 6,000 Wolfpack World items in support of the scholarship fund.
New Class of William Neal Reynolds Distinguished Professors Selected
Six professors in NC State's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences were recently named William Neal Reynolds Distinguished Progessors: Jose Alonso, Carolyn Dunn, Rob Dunn, Amy Grunden, James Walgenbach and Todd Wehner. The professorship is one of the college's highest honors, created to recognize outstanding scholars, leaders, teachers and mentors.
NC State Honors Outstanding Faculty
NC State recognized more than 30 faculty members for their outstanding contributions to the university community in teaching, research and engagement during the 2019 Celebration of Faculty Excellence on May 1. Among those honored were Donald Bitzer, Distinguished University Professor, Department of Computer Science, and Youngsoo "Richard" Kim, Jimmy D. Clark Distinguished University Professor in Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering, who received the Alexander Quarles Holladay Medal for Excellence, NC State’s highest award recognizing faculty achievement.
Poole Showcase Celebrates Student Innovation and Employer Engagement
VF Corporation, a worldwide apparel and footwear company headquartered in Greensboro, was named Employer of the Year at Poole College's 11th annual Leadership and Innovation Showcase. VF has been a dedicated supporter of Poole College students and their successes. The showcase also featured presentations from student teams highlighting various entrepreneurship opportunities at NC State, many of which are enhanced by private support.
Wolfram Accepted Into American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Pioneering linguist Walt Wolfram joins a selective organization that recognizes leaders in various fields and disciplines. Wolfram, director of the Language and Life Project at NC State and William C. Friday Distinguished University Professor, has been inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, which brings together leaders across fields and disciplines to address topics both national and global such as civic engagement, alternative energy and access to education.
An Educator Right Where She Needed to Be
When LaTeisha Jeannis graduates with her doctorate in educational administration and supervision this month, it won’t be her first degree from NC State. Innovative professors and support including the Augustus Witherspoon Graduate Fellowship ensured that the College of Education was the right place for her – four times over.