Empowering a Global Perspective
Mary Ann Danowitz, dean of NC State’s College of Education, has established a study abroad award fund to benefit future education professionals – and their students. The scholarship’s first awardee, Chantal Warfield, fulfilled her study abroad goals by traveling to the United Kingdom for a five-week STEM and liberal studies program.
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Mourns Loss of Leader in Aerospace
Dr. Hassan A. Hassan, a professor emeritus who passed away Jan. 12, helped lead the development of NC State's national reputation in aerospace research, trained many researchers and engineers, and gave back generously to the College of Engineering.
Philanthropic Professor Supports College of Design
Tom Barrie, professor of architecture and Director of the Affordable Housing and Sustainable Communities Initiative, has been a passionate and highly regarded faculty member at NC State for 17 years. He and his wife, Lisa, make providing discretionary funding for college programs a priority.
Meet the Dean’s Circle at the College of Engineering
Members of the Dean’s Circle, the college’s signature annual giving fund, provide the consistent support that has fueled growth and improvement. Their gifts help fund scholarships and fellowships, as well as innovative programs throughout the academic departments.
Bozarth Scholarship Will Help Student Prepare for Post-Military Career
Zack Liptok, a junior majoring in business administration with six years of military experience behind him, aims to open his own business after graduating. Liptok is the first student to receive the Cecil C. Bozarth III Scholarship, which was established in Poole College of Management this summer following the sudden death of the popular supply chain management professor.
College of Education Celebrates a Record Year of Giving
The College of Education capped off its 90th anniversary with gifts and pledges totaling $4,680,964 from a record 1,047 donors, including 171 faculty and staff members. This increase in private giving enables the college to offer more scholarships, study abroad opportunities and research and faculty support.
A Passionate Commitment
Shelly Vaden professor of internal medicine at the College of Veterinary Medicine, is committed to her patients, her students and her college -- including as a donor.
Ristaino Wins Fulbright Research Award
"Jean Ristaino, the William Neal Reynolds Distinguished Professor of Plant Pathology at NC State, has a passion for ensuring food security for a fast-growing world population. Her next stop: Italy. "
Growing Support for Engineering Oval
Dr. Thom Hodgson, Distinguished University Professor and Alumni Distinguished Research Professor in the Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, and his wife, Grace, are among the generous supporters of the important new facility.
Hasan Jameel, the Jordan Family Distinguished Professor for Natural Resource Innovation, and his students are working to unleash untapped potential in America’s forests that could help reduce the nation’s dependence on nonrenewable resources.