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Wolf cutout on Court of the Carolinas.

Apr 22, 2022

DASA Raises $33,583,000 from Think and Do the Extraordinary Campaign

Almost 19,000 donors contributed nearly $34 million to the Division of Academic and Student Affairs during the five-year campaign.  

Four students hold up Day of Giving signs inside the Mountains Ballroom of Talley Student Union

Mar 24, 2022

Academic and Student Affairs Leads the Pack with Most Gifts on Day of Giving — Again

The division received more gifts than any other NC State college or unit. In addition to their gifts, alumni, faculty and staff, parents and students also helped the division win nine hourly social media challenges on the day. 

Red cutout in the shape of a wolf in front of Talley Student Union

Mar 21, 2022

How You Can Help Academic and Student Affairs this Day of Giving

This Wednesday, March 23, you can give to 48 different funds that directly support NC State students in areas ranging from food and housing assistance to music and arts scholarships.  

Wolf cutout on Court of the Carolinas.

Mar 15, 2022

NC State Day of Giving Arrives March 23

NC State will host its fourth annual Day of Giving on March 23, 2022 – a day for the community to write the university’s next bold chapter. Day of Giving is a 24-hour philanthropic event, with alumni, families, employees and friends of the university coming together to give to the areas that are meaningful to them.… 

Nick Drake

Mar 15, 2022

Extraordinary Difference: Nick Drake

Nick Drake is director of NC State’s Jeffrey Wright Military and Veteran Services, as well as a veteran himself. With help from the university’s Think and Do the Extraordinary Campaign, he leads the initiative supporting others in making the transition from the military to college graduation and beyond. 

Aerial view of Centennial Campus with downtown Raleigh in the background

Mar 7, 2022

Challenge Gift to Address Student Housing Insecurity

Steve Deaton ’79 has issued a special challenge gift to support housing scholarships through the Pack Essentials program on Day of Giving. If 100 gifts are made, he will provide $25,000 to the fund. 

Professional clothing displayed on mannequins on a red wall

Dec 7, 2021

Dressed for Success

Thanks to a new crowdfunding initiative, Wolfpack Styled Professional Clothing Closet received its first donations from alumni and friends, which will provide 20 clothing stipends to under-resourced students. Since it launched in 2014, the closet has continued to find new ways to serve the campus. 

Curtis and Barbara Freeze in the stands at an NC State football game

Aug 17, 2021

Drumming Up Support for Music Students

New music scholarship endowment honors two longtime fans of Wolfpack Athletics and the NC State marching band. 

Andy Walsh giving a speech at a podium

Dec 7, 2020

Former Student Body President Establishes Scholarship for Student Leaders

Andy Walsh ’13 has pledged $10,000 to establish the Robert A. Walsh Student Leadership Fund, which will benefit undergraduate students serving in leadership roles for campus organizations. 

Garrett Welsh in front of a Navy helicopter

May 1, 2020

Commissioned for Success

Receiving the Textile Military Scholarship didn't just enhance Garrett Welsh's NC State experience – it served as a vote of a confidence in his abilities and confirmation that his work in the classroom and as a member of the Naval ROTC hadn't gone unnoticed. He'll soon be applying the skills he learned in college to a career in the Navy.