Category: Academic Success

August 20, 2019

GPS Mobile: Student Success in the Palm of your Hand

This summer, incoming first-year students got their first look at what college life will be like. Students flocked to campus for orientation sessions in which many met their advisors, planned classes, learned about campus resources,

Students with TRIO Upward Bound stand around a table asking questions to presenters
August 1, 2019

Summer Expo Showcases TRIO Students

Each summer, the TRIO Upward Bound programs host Summer Academy– an intense residential program that provides academic, social, and cultural exposure to program participants. In addition to preparatory classes that students take to get ahead

July 16, 2019

Education NC features College Advising Corps

A good advisor can mean the difference between going to college or not. In the words of Nicholas Bryant, a high school senior in Duplin County, “If it wasn’t for [my advisor], I probably wouldn’t have gone to college anywhere.”

July 5, 2019

Spotlight on Our Students: Summer at Langley

In this edition of Spotlight on our Students, we interviewed Nate Faulkner about his summer research experience at Langley working in the wind tunnels to get a feel for full-time research in the field of Aerospace Engineering.