Blending the Technical and the Creative
NC State sophomore scholarship recipient Katie Lawson channels passions for engineering, entrepreneurship and more into activities that range from research in neural synchrony to Baja racing team business development.
Chancellor’s Scholarship Supports Study Abroad
This past February, 40 students were recognized as the latest to have enjoyed extraordinary experiences thanks to Chancellor’s Study Abroad Scholarships. The chancellor's program, funded through gifts to the University's Greatest Needs Fund, provides critical support of up to $3,500 to students whose identities are underrepresented in study abroad.
The Gift of Opportunity for NC State Students
When Connie Carson arrived at NC State as a first-generation college student, student affairs programs and intramural sports provided her with the community she needed to succeed. Through a generous planned gift and annual giving contributions to establish the Connie L. Carson Student Experience Fund and further strengthen the Wolfpack Club's Student-Athlete Engagement And Leadership Fund, Carson is ensuring future first-year students find their place in the Pack.
Means to Make
Art2Wear, a student-organized runway show that presents fashion, costume and wearable sculpture created by the students of the College of Design at NC State University, celebrated its 18th year in 2019.
Spires Helps Students Cultivate Relationships on First Study Abroad Trip to China
Hiller Spires, Alumni Distinguished Graduate Professor of Literacy Education at the NC State College of Education, led her first study abroad course this spring, taking 11 students to three cities in China to explore culture and education practices.
Park Enrichment Grants Awarded
Several Park Scholars will enjoy extraordinary experience in the coming months thanks to Park Enrichment Grants awarded in June. The grants support students in the pursuit of professional and personal enrichment experiences in the United States and abroad, and they are designed to develop scholarship, service, leadership and character.
Two Poole Students Win Study Abroad Scholarship
Ari Alexandrescu, a senior studying economics, and Anna Zhao, a junior studying business administration, are receiving NC State's Jackson Rigney Study Abroad Scholarship. Alexandrescu will head to Vienna, Austria, this fall and Zhao will study in Shanghai, China.
Student’s Art History Research Leads to Museums, Galleries Abroad
Kyle Canter has followed his growing interest in the history of photography to museums, galleries and archives in the United States and across Europe. Some of the NC State senior's research has been supported by a Supercurricular SEED Grant from the Fellowship Advising Office, based in the Division of Academic and Student Affairs. Funded by a gift from the late Marilyn D. Blanton, these grants enable students to pursue extraordinary academic opportunities in the summer.
Extraordinary Game Day Experiences: Olivia Kane
Olivia Kane, a junior majoring in communication, is a partial scholarship recipient as a marching band featured twirler.
Extraordinary Game Day Experiences: Jacob Malone
Cadet Jacob Malone, a senior double majoring in economics and political science, is a four-year national Army ROTC Scholarship recipient and a regular color guard member.