Category: Student Success

Person with green hair standing in front of a heavily stickered door
March 16, 2020

WKNC General Manager Named to National Board

Laura Mooney, a third-year student studying social work and the general manager for the campus radio station WKNC 88.1 FM HD-1/HD-2, was elected to a one-year term on the College Broadcasters, Inc. board of directors.

March 3, 2020

Fredericks nominated as Luminary

Shawn Fredericks, a fourth-year student studying international studies, was among 11 individuals recognized across campus during Black History Month celebrations.

Students walk down stairs in Talley Student Union during DASA orientation
March 3, 2020

Student Emergency Fund Continues to Help Students Thrive

Since its establishment in 2018, the Student Emergency Fund has made over 150 grants, totaling about $70,000. With donor support, the fund will continue to ensure that no student has to choose between addressing an unexpected hardship and staying enrolled in school.

Courtney Hughes meets with a student
February 26, 2020

New Fellowships Office Serves All Students

The newly created University Fellowships Office, led by Courtney Hughes, will offer both graduate and undergraduate students support in pursuing prestigious external awards, like Fulbright Fellowships or Goldwater Scholarships.

Colton Botta in graduation robes
February 11, 2020

Colton Botta Named a Rhodes Finalist

Colton Botta is the first NC State University alumnus in over a decade to be named a finalist for the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship.

NC State Brickyard
January 17, 2020

Showcasing Critical and Creative Thinking in Computer Science

Dr. Jamie Jennings, Assistant Teaching Professor in the Computer Science department, is always looking for new and creative ways to help students engage with her course material.  She teaches several upper-level computer science courses, including