Tag: University College

Colton Botta in graduation robes
February 11, 2020

Colton Botta Named a Rhodes Finalist

Colton Botta is the first NC State University alumnus in over a decade to be named a finalist for the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship.

February 3, 2020

Wes Parker Named University College Outstanding Teacher

This year, University College has selected Dr. Wes Parker, Director of the Jazz Studies, as the winner for the Outstanding Teacher Award. Dr. Parker’s work and teaching have been praised by students and co-workers alike.

January 29, 2020

Celebrating Milestones at NC State

Several Division of Academic and Student Affairs employees celebrated milestones at NC State or for the State of North Carolina in 2019.

NC State Brickyard
January 17, 2020

Showcasing Critical and Creative Thinking in Computer Science

Dr. Jamie Jennings, Assistant Teaching Professor in the Computer Science department, is always looking for new and creative ways to help students engage with her course material.  She teaches several upper-level computer science courses, including

Headshot of JB
December 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
October 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.

October 17, 2019

More than Chalk on the Sidewalk: OUR Sidewalk Symposium

The Office of Undergraduate Research hosted a Sidewalk Symposium, in which they challenged undergraduate students participating in research, scholarly, and creative projects to create colorful, visual representations of their research on the sidewalks around the entrance of D.H. Hill Library— using nothing but chalk.