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Tag: University Honors and Scholars

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. 

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… 

A screenshot of a Zoom video call, with five students make a wolfie sign through their windows

Jun 15, 2021

(Re)Starting the Conversation

As part of National Week of Conversations, students in NC State’s Campus Conversations Project will facilitate a special dialogue on June 17 about how to bring communities closer together during isolating and polarizing times. 

Lisa Parks

May 17, 2021

Faculty Spotlight: Lisa Parks

Professor Lisa Parks discusses her seminar course, Cancer Through the Ages. 

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. 

Sean Deardorff and Tejas Kakade wearing masks, holding flowers in an outdoor setting

May 10, 2021

The Power of the Flower

Students in the Honors and Scholars Programs handed out flowers to raise their fellow students’ spirits on NC State’s last Wellness Day and during finals week. 

Mathews Medal Recipients 2021

May 3, 2021

Meet the 2021 Mathews Medal Recipients

The Mathews Medal recognizes graduating seniors who have made NC State a better place. Meet this year's recipients. 

Massey Stichter wearing a teal helmet and making a thumbs up sign while rock climbing

Apr 27, 2021

Learning from Nature

Facing Zoom fatigue, Massey Stichter, a third-year student in the University Scholars Program, embarked on a 50-day backcountry skills course this spring through Outward Bound.