Category: Academic Success

Headshot of JB
December 5, 2019

Alumni Spotlight: John Barrett

Graduating from NC State is one of the greatest accomplishments a member of the Wolfpack can achieve; however, the road to this achievement can be a hard one and, for many students, it can include a few obstacles.

CRLA Stage Three Certification Certificate
November 26, 2019

University Tutorial Center Attains Stage Three Recertification

Congratulations to the NC State University Tutorial Center for attaining Stage Three (Levels 1-3) certification from the College Reading & Learning Association’s (CRLA) International Tutor Training Program Certification (ITTPC) team!

November 21, 2019

The Importance of Adaptability in Student Advising

When you walk into the school building for the first time and see all those young faces looking back at you, as unsure of themselves and as unsure about the trajectory of their lives as you once were, you honestly believe that you will be doing the bulk of the educating.

Veterans celebrate scaling a local mountain
November 14, 2019

Connecting Veterans With Community

NC State has a rich history of celebrating military service and welcoming service members and veterans. The university established a military science program soon after its founding, in 1894.

November 5, 2019

Above and Beyond: Taking More than 8 at State

NC State offers a wide array of fitness and wellness classes that aim to encourage a healthy lifestyle among students. One Health and Exercise Studies (HES) Department initiative is the ‘Take 8 at State’, encouraging students to take eight credits of health and exercise studies instead of the required two.

Tirezz Hudson stand at the Louvre Museum
October 24, 2019

Student Spotlight: Tirezz Hudson

Ronald E. McNair Scholar Tirezz Hudson discussed what it means to have been named as a McNair Scholar, as well as his time in the Exploratory Studies program, and some insight into his recent study abroad experience in France.