Students Take National Stage to End Hunger on College Campuses
Six NC State students took to the national stage this month to address a crisis impacting college campuses across the country: hunger and homelessness. The students, who attended the conference through the support of NC State donors, discussed increasing community resources, decreasing obstacles for those in need and confronting the stigma of seeking help in their workshop "Transforming a College Campus Hunger Initiative."
Meet the First-Year Class for 2019
A golfer, a Park Scholar, an aspiring veterinarian and a member of the Goodnight Scholars transfer program: NC State welcomed 4,773 first-year students to campus in August, and here are a few of their stories.
Student-Athletes Lead Effort Against Sexual Violence
Wolfpack football will host the ACC’s first #SetTheExpectation game this Saturday, Sept. 21. Led by Brenda Tracy, #SetTheExpectation is a national campaign for activism against interpersonal violence that strives to raise awareness, educate and directly engage with collegiate athletic programs. There will be multiple related events on campus, and donors can support the Molly Hayes Glander Program Advocates Endowment Fund, which helps NC State assist survivors of interpersonal violence on an ongoing basis.
Newest Members of the Sciences Pack
Meet three of the more than 750 extraordinary new students joining NC State's College of Sciences this fall, including a Goodnight Scholar and a Solomon Scholar.
A Chemical Chain Reaction
Scholarship support gave senior chemistry major Kaylie Kirkwood more time to work in the lab of David Muddiman, which has led to the publication of her first paper, attendance at national conferences and her next adventure: pursuing a Ph.D. at NC State.
Finding Her Natural Place, Beyond Boundaries
Pack Promise has helped senior zoology major Brianna Sorber pursue extraordinary experiences at NC State, including study abroad in Australia and an internship in conservation education.
Strategic Plan Update Highlights Progress
NC State’s strategic plan shapes the university’s future through measurable goals for the success of faculty, staff and students. Since the last report card in 2017, the university has achieved significant goals and made great progress toward others, including increasing philanthropic support.
Student Giving Day 2017
On March 29, Student Government paired with NC State’s Division of Academic and Student Affairs and Office of Annual Giving to host Student Giving Day. The event was part of an initiative to shift the culture of student philanthropy at NC State and was celebrated across campus — its central location being on Stafford Commons outside of Talley Student Union.
Junior Michael Rosenberg and fellow NC State students have repurposed technology that historically facilitated illegal peer-to-peer file sharing for good. Their company, Medicom, is tackling a health care challenge that significantly impacts both costs and patient care.
Chancellor Honors Study Abroad Scholarship Recipients at Annual Reception
Thirty-five 2015-16 student scholarship recipients from a wide range of majors participated in a variety of study abroad programs around the world, thanks to gifts to the University's Greatest Needs Fund that Chancellor Randy Woodson designates for this purpose.