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The top of a graduate's hat that reads "Our hearts ever hold you, NC State"

May 11, 2021

Meet the Graduates

The Division of Academic and Student Affairs recognizes some standout spring 2021 graduates who have made their mark on the university through their involvement and leadership in the division's programs. 

Dhuru Patel portrait in graduation gown

May 3, 2021

A Healthy Pursuit

With scholarship support, College of Sciences senior Dhuru Patel embraced a range of academic, extracurricular and service opportunities that cemented his decision to pursue a medical career and his determination to give back. 

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. 

Katelynn Roark demonstrates a STEAM experiment for children

Aug 31, 2020

SECU Public Fellows Internships Allow Students to Give Back to Hometowns

A new grant from the State Employees Credit Union funded summer internships for eight students in their home communities. 

Aug 4, 2020

Three Students Awarded First Angela C. Caraway Scholarships

April Gonzalez, Starr Gibens, and Kendall Griffith are the first recipients of the newly established Angela C. Caraway and Family Scholarship. 

Esmira Poladova in graduation robes making a wolfie sign

Jun 9, 2020

Howling Success: Esmira Poladova Forges Her Own Path, Inspires Others as First-Generation College Student

Esmira Poladova spent much of her time at NC State advocating for education and volunteering around the globe. Now she is using that same passion—and her engineering skills—in a new career. 

Thomas E.H. Conway, Jr. speaks at an NC State alumni event

Jun 5, 2020

Tribute to Thomas E.H. Conway, Jr.

The Division of Academic and Student Affairs fondly remembers Thomas E.H. Conway, a brilliant mentor, educator, advocate, and leader in North Carolina higher education. He worked in numerous influential positions during his 32 years at NC State. 

Angela Caraway presents a laptop to a student as part of the Caraway Foundation's 2014 Back to School Bash

May 12, 2020

Angela C. Caraway Family Scholarship a Dream Come True

Alumna Angela Caraway has given her time and energy to many NC State Division of Academic and Student Affairs programs. Now, she is giving a new scholarship for first-generation students from rural areas of North Carolina. 

Thomas Peters smiles and does the wolfie in his band uniform

Apr 14, 2020

Achieving Major Goals

Financial support has allowed first-generation student Thomas Peters to pursue his love for music as drum major for NC State’s marching band and his goal of a career in information technology. 

Closing the Hunger Gap conference

Sep 9, 2019

Students Take National Stage to End Hunger on College Campuses

NC State students highlight the importance of student leadership and advocacy at the Closing the Hunger Gap conference in downtown Raleigh.