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Tag: University Honors and Scholars Programs

Morgan Budzynski

Dec 16, 2021

Fall 2021 Alex Miller Outstanding University Scholar Award Winners Announced

The University Honors and Scholars Program has bestowed the Alex Miller Outstanding University Scholar award to Morgan Budzynski and Madison Horgan. 

Jack Featherstone wearing a green sweater

Dec 16, 2021

Featherstone Receives Richard L. Blanton Outstanding Capstone Award

Jack Featherstone has been awarded the fall 2021 Richard L. Blanton Outstanding Capstone Award 

A group of NC State students in the stands at a Washington Nationals game, making wolfie signs

Dec 9, 2021

Honors and Scholars Program Students Embark on Inaugural Career Connections Trip

Students spent their fall break seeing the sites of Washington, D.C., meeting and networking with NC State alumni and even attending a Washington Nationals baseball game. 

A group of four students stand around a site-seeing device at the top of a building in New York City

Dec 9, 2021

Exploration Trips with the Honors and Scholars Program

By Maren Carter Each fall, the University Honors and Scholars Program (UHSP) sponsors cultural and outdoor exploration trips for students. Myles Gregor, a sophomore studying computer science, went to New York City with the UHSP this October for the program’s Fall Break Cultural Explorations trip. An annual tradition in the UHSP, students on the New… 

Aerial view of the Honors and Scholars Village, also known as the Quad

Nov 9, 2021

It Takes a Village: Honors and Scholars Village

Learn what makes the Honors and Scholars Village a special place for students to live, learn and play.  

Sasha Pereira

Oct 7, 2021

Conducting Fisheries Research with a Disability: Featuring Sasha Pereira

University Honors Program alumna Sasha Pereira, who is currently working as a Fisheries Technician with the Wyoming Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, spoke with The Fisheries Podcast about her interdisciplinary interests in aquatic community ecology, equity in science and environmental education, and environmental justice. 

Yasmin Durmaz in front of a white brick wall

Aug 5, 2021

Yasmin Durmaz Receives Alex Miller Outstanding University Scholar Award

Durmaz, who earned a degree in computer engineering earlier this year, served as a work-study student for the University Scholars Program and was a Scholars Forum assistant. 

Noah Jabusch in front of a grey background

Jul 27, 2021

Noah Jabusch Receives Richard L. Blanton Outstanding Capstone Award

Jabusch received undergraduate degrees in physics and mathematics this May and will begin working towards a Ph.D. in physics at the University of Minnesota this fall. 

Savannah Collins in front of a brick wall

Jul 20, 2021

Savannah Collins Receives Alex Miller Outstanding University Scholar Award

By Chester Brewer Each year the staff of the University Scholars Program is honored to select a student to receive the Alex Miller Outstanding University Scholar award. The award is named after the former director of the University Scholars Program, Alex Miller, who led the program from its inception until his retirement in 2014. The… 

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.