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.
Extraordinary Game Day Experiences: Gianna Rizzi
Gianna Rizzi, a senior majoring in biological sciences, is an NC State Cheerleader and the recipient of the Ouida Bell Scholarship.
Extraordinary Game Day Experiences: Paige Canfield
Paige Canfield, a senior double majoring in sport management and applied nutrition, is a sports medicine intern on partial scholarship and sports nutrition volunteer.
Extraordinary Game Day Experiences: Chandler Marr
Chandler Marr, a sophomore majoring in communication, is a Caldwell Fellow and mellophonist in the marching band.
Extraordinary Game Day Experiences: Tony Adams
Tony Adams, a senior majoring in sport management, is a scholarship student-athlete for the NC State football team.