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Students participate in a high-stepping workout during a Health and Exercise Studies course

Jun 9, 2020

Health and Exercise Studies Department Sprints to Convert to All Online Classes

It was hard enough moving traditional classes online this spring. But Health and Exercise Studies faculty had to get extra creative to continue classes that are typically taught in the water, on a filed, in a gym, or on a bike. 

Photo of a laptop and a person writing on a piece of paper on a table. Photo is from Unsplash: jacqueline-kelly-PeUJyoylfe4

Mar 16, 2020

Tips for Students to Prepare for Online Learning

How are faculty and students preparing to be successful in the new online environment in which we find ourselves? With much work happening behind the scenes on the faculty side, we want to be sure that students are preparing on their side too. Check out these tips for students. 

Courtney Hughes meets with a student

Feb 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. 

Students walk through Talley Student Union

Feb 18, 2020

“Pack Proficiencies”: NC State’s General Education Competencies

Learn more about the 'Pack Proficiencies'—skills that prepare NC State students for life after graduation. 

Aug 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, and began getting to know NC State just as every class of new students before them. However, this year students were… 

Mar 7, 2019

Scholarship Essays: One Student at a Time

By Jasmine Kamiab, College Adviser for James Kenan High in Duplin County They insist they will not attend college if they have to borrow student loans. Their fear of student debt is understandable, especially considering many of them come from low-income families; however, if students are so afraid to take out loans, why is it… 

Michelle Fidelia headshot

Mar 7, 2019

GPC Alumni Spotlight: Michelle Fidelia

Learn how the Global Perspectives Certificate and its international experience component became something NC State alumnus Michelle Fidelia "will remember forever." 

The Memorial Belltower

Mar 7, 2019

Congratulations to University Honors Students Newly Selected for the Caldwell Fellows

The staff of the University Honors Program would like to congratulate our students who were recently selected to join the Caldwell Fellows program here at NC State. 

Mar 7, 2019

Congratulations to University Scholars Newly Selected for the Caldwell Fellows

The staff of the University Scholars Program would like to congratulate our students who were recently selected to join the Caldwell Fellows program here at NC State. 

Council Leaders (L to R) Zach Hale, Eric McAllister, Hali Reese, Lexi DeFalco, Ava Ritter, and Tyler Smith with their council honors at the AFLV Central Conference.

Feb 26, 2019

Exciting Wins at The Association of Fraternal Leadership & Values

This year, we are proud to announce two of our councils, the Interfraternity Council and the Panhellenic Association, were nationally recognized for their hard work at the Association of Fraternal Leadership & Values (AFLV) Central Conference.