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Victoria Moore poses in front of the WellRec Center while wearing a face covering

Apr 19, 2021

Extraordinary Opportunity: Victoria Moore

Growing up in Raleigh as the child of an alumna meant Victoria Moore ’22 always had her eye on attending NC State, but it was Prague, Czech Republic, that actually brought her to the Pack. Moore was offered admission through the university’s Spring Connect program, then in its second year. Through Spring Connect, students enter NC State… 

Two students use paddles in a canoe in an indoor swimming pool

Apr 13, 2021

Get to Know the Department of Health and Exercise Studies

As part of NC State’s General Education Program requirement, every undergraduate student takes classes in the Department of Health and Exercise Studies. However, the department has much more to offer, including several minors and community building experiences. 

Aysia Slade

Mar 22, 2021

Spotlight on Our Students: Aysia Slade

The University Honors and Scholars Programs talk to Honors Program student Aysia Slade, who won a Creative Artist Award for her play, Static. 

Conductor in PPE with physical-distanced music class.

Mar 15, 2021

Music Students Band Together for Day of Giving

During the rescheduled 2020 NC State Day of Giving in September, students worked hard to channel funds to the Department of Music by winning social media challenges. They’re gearing up to do it again. 

Carrie McLean speaks at a podium

Mar 2, 2021

Carrie McLean Honored with Order of the Long Leaf Pine

The award is granted by the North Carolina Office of the Governor for retiring individuals who have made significant contributions to the state and their communities through their exemplary service and exceptional accomplishments. 

Belltower lit red at night

Feb 26, 2021

Division Faculty and Staff Honored with Pride of the Wolfpack Awards

This year, 32 faculty and staff were awarded with the Pride of the Wolfpack Award. 

Academic Advising Awards logo next to a drawing of the bell tower

Feb 9, 2021

Faculty and Staff Receive 2020-2021 Undergraduate Academic Advising Awards

In addition to recognizing outstanding faculty and staff advisors, the Advising Administrator Award was renamed in honor of Carrie McLean, the recently retired assistant dean of University College and director of advising for the university. 

Emma Nussman playing a trombone

Feb 8, 2021

Emma Nussman Receives Masini Scholarship for Leadership in Marching Band and Beyond

The Department of Music’s prestigious Toni Christine Masini Memorial Music Scholarship was awarded this year to Emma Nussman, a senior majoring in genetics and minoring in music performance and psychology. The Masini scholarship — the largest music scholarship offered at NC State — is awarded each year to one student who exemplifies academic and musical excellence, as well as leadership in the marching band. 

Feb 4, 2021

From Undergrad Researcher to Mentor: How Brinnae Brent ’16 Made Research Her Career

The Office of Undergraduate Research recently caught up with Brinnae Brent '16, who is now working towards a Ph.D. and works in the Big Ideas Lab at Duke University. 

The Den at Harris Field design schematic to show the layout of the space

Feb 3, 2021

A Place to Socialize in a Time of Social Distancing

Campus partners have collaborated to develop The Den at Harris Field — an outdoor space where the Wolfpack can safely socialize in-person during the COVID-19 pandemic.