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Jan 22, 2019

Thinking and Doing Good for Your Health

When Taylor entered NC State University in 2015, he weighed about 280 pounds. Now, Taylor weighs in at 190. Find out how he did it. 

Jan 3, 2019

Thomas Reed: Promoting a Passion for Environmental Conservation

Thomas Reed receives honorable mention for the Morris K. and Stewart L. Udall Foundation Scholarship. Reed discusses the application process and how he benefited from guidance from the Fellowship Advising Office. 

Oct 9, 2018

Alumni Spotlight: Soumya Nadabar ’16

University Scholars Program alumna Soumya Nadabar ('16) recently returned from a Fulbright Fellowship opportunity in India. Click here to learn more about her adventures in and around the sub-continent. 

Jul 24, 2018

Spotlight on our Students: Working with water in Cameroon

In this edition of Spotlight on our Students we hear from Gracie Hornsby who spent her summer helping with water sanitation in rural Cameroon. 

Jul 17, 2018

Spotlight on our Students: Down the Rabbit Hole in Oxford

This summer Chloe Tenn joined the University Scholars Oxford study abroad program. Click here to learn more about her travels and adventures in the land of Alice. 

Jul 16, 2018

Spotlight on our Students: Illustrating the Details

This edition of Spotlight on our Students features Christina Burnham telling us about her experience at an internship with the California Academy of Science in San Francisco. Learn more here. 

Jul 15, 2018

Spotlight on our Students: Chasing the Dream in Kenya

This edition of Spotlight on our Students features recent graduate Mitch Rees-Jones telling us about his experience training for cross-country in Iten, Kenya. Learn more here. 

Jul 13, 2018

Spotlight on our Students: Summer at Mount Vernon

In this edition of Spotlight on our Students, we learned more about Adam Schmidt's experience this summer as a Mount Vernon Leadership Fellow. Read more about his experience here. 

Jul 9, 2018

Spotlight on our Students: In Depth with Dolphins

In this edition of Spotlight on our Students, we hear from University Scholar Skyler Prowten about her summer internship in Key Largo, Florida at Dolphin Plus Marine Mammal Responder. 

Jul 5, 2018

Spotlight on our Students: Summer at the Museum

This summer Colin Gravelle has an internship at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City. Click here to learn more about his experience.