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Tag: University Honors and Scholars Programs

The columns of Leazar hall are framed by the fall color of trees on main campus. Photo by Marc Hall

Dec 10, 2020

Spotlight on Our Faculty: Catherine Mainland

The University Honors and Scholars Programs profile Catherine Mainland, a professor of literature in NC State’s Department of English and an instructor in both the University Honors College and the Master of Arts in Liberal Studies (MALS) program. 

Chris Tomso in the desert outside of Dubai on a recent trip for Emirates Mars Mission

Nov 9, 2020

Spotlight on our Alumni: Chris Tomso ’14

Chris Tomso '14 is an alumnus of the University Scholars Program and currently works as a system engineer at the University of Colorado Boulder’s Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics, where he supports flight operations for the United Arab Emirates Hope Mars Mission. 

Jun 30, 2020

Spotlight on Our Faculty: Holly Hurlburt and a Global History of Sugar

The University Honors and Scholars Program conducts a Q&A with Holly Hurlburt, executive director for Academic Enrichment Programs and teacher of the new honors seminar, Sweet!: A Global History of Sugar. 

Caleb Drum

Jun 24, 2020

Caleb Drum Receives Alex Miller Outstanding University Scholar Award

Caleb Drum, a 2020 graduate in chemical engineering, is the recipient of the Alex Miller Outstanding University Scholar Award from the University Scholars Program. 

Jun 19, 2020

Interview with QuiAnne’ Holmes

Describe your post-graduate international experience(s) or program(s). I served as an English Teaching Assistant (ETA) in Colombia, South America through the Fulbright U.S. Student Program. I was placed at Universidad Autónoma de Occidente (UAO), which is a private university in […] 

May 27, 2020

Interview with Paul Nolan

Describe your post-graduate international experience(s) or program(s). My interest in good governance and education systems led me across the world, to the small town of Ås in Norway. From 2019–2020, I was an English Teaching Assistant (ETA) through the Fulbright […]