Surviving the Shark Tank
Park Scholar alumnus Steven Mazur nearly came up short when he braved ABC-TV’s Shark Tank in late October in search of a $100,000 investment in his Detroit company, which sells clothes for men 5-foot-8 and under. But he and business partner Eric Huang wound up with more than they asked for. And it came from the tallest investor in the tank: Mark Cuban, the 6-foot-3 owner of the NBA's Dallas Mavericks.
Goodnight Spotlight: Lahari Revuri
Studying abroad in France, securing her Global Perspectives Certificate, working for ClassTech: Good luck keeping up with computer science major Lahari Revuri.
Meet the Newest Dean’s Scholars in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences
The college awarded the merit-based scholarship to six outstanding incoming freshmen, who use the funds to offset tuition and for hands-on learning such as study abroad, internships or undergraduate research. Funding comes from donor gifts to the college’s Excellence Fund, in addition to the William T. Kretzer Family Scholarship fund.
Goodnight Spotlight: Neill Robson
Opportunities provided by the Goodnight Scholars Program inspire computer science major and Raleigh native Neill Robson to contribute to the university community and beyond.
Q&A with Park Scholars Alumni
In each class of Park Scholars, a few have eventually found themselves back in the place they first met: working at NC State – forging careers in scholarship, leadership, service and character. Find out a little more about who they are, what they do and how their perspective has evolved as they’ve witnessed NC State grow over the years.
Not Your Ordinary Summer Internships
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences scholarship recipients Victoria Pender and Harrison Walker got unique opportunities to participate in top-level policy discussions and witness the development of federal and state legislation during recent internships.
Exploring Cultural Influence in Design
The College of Design's Noble McDuffie Study Abroad Scholarship enabled Sarah Casaday, a graduate student in architecture, to learn even more about design, culture and tradition on a trip to Southeast Asia.
Goodnight Spotlight: Ciara Jones
From an amazing study abroad experience in China to being a little starstruck by Dr. Jim Goodnight, aerospace engineering major and Richlands native Ciara Jones talks about life at NC State.
Red and White for Life
Paige Harris is spreading energy and enthusiasm for NC State to alumni and prospective students alike. She currently serves as vice president of the Alumni Association Board of Directors and, in January, will become board president.
Fall Break Means Boston
The Goodnight Scholars made their annual visit to Boston for a mix of professional development, cultural immersion and de-stressing from a hectic first half of the semester.