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Tag: Exploratory Studies

Elena Williamson in front of a grassy background on the Court of North Carolina

Sep 7, 2021

Opportunity to Explore

Elena Williamson is the first recipient of the Rebecca Leonard Scholarship Endowment in Exploratory Studies. The new scholarship is named after Rebecca Leonard, an associate professor emerita and a founder of the Exploratory Studies Program. 

Four people of varying ages standing under a tent

Aug 24, 2021

The Ultimate in Pack Pride: Employees Whose Kids Joined the Pack

Current students Carsyn Gilmore and Grace Mullins are both children of NC State employees — and thriving in the Exploratory Studies program. 

caitlin howling success header image

Jun 29, 2021

Howling Success: Caitlyn Sosbe Paves the Way for First-Generation Students Through Work with TRIO

Caitlyn Sosbe left an indelible mark on NC State and TRIO programs as a student. Find out what makes her, and the program, so special. 

Close-up of brick path with the Court of Carolina in the background

May 4, 2021

Introducing the Department of Sociology & Anthropology’s 2021-22 Student Ambassadors

Several ambassadors are highly involved in programs through the Division of Academic and Student Affairs. 

Kari McCloud

Apr 29, 2021

Kari McCloud Receives NC State’s Outstanding Teacher Award

McCloud was named a university-level recipient of the Outstanding Teacher Award at the virtual University Teaching Awards on April 21. 

Gino Fernandes stands next to a tree with Talley Student Union in the background

Dec 1, 2020

Gino Fernandes: Microbiologist, Recording Artist, NC State Graduate

Exploratory Studies helped Gino Fernandes II find his major in microbiology, and he has been a strong advocate for TRIO and the Pack Essentials program. 

A construction crane places the elevator shaft on the side of Tucker Hall

Oct 5, 2020

Owen, Tucker Halls Level Up in Accessibility

New elevators were installed in both Tucker and Owen residence halls last week, making the buildings’ upper floors accessible to all students. 

Kailee Grable sews one of her handmade masks

Aug 18, 2020

Howling Success: Student’s Summer Project Turns into Impressive Charity Drive

Kailee Grable started making face masks for her family this summer, but has since expanded her production to provide masks and financial assistance to local non-profits and those in need. 

Headshot of JB

Dec 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. 

Tirezz Hudson stand at the Louvre Museum

Oct 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.