Tag: Villages

Chelsea Gardner in Spain
February 21, 2019

Alumni Spotlight: Chelsea Gardner

In this edition of the Alumni Spotlight, we had the opportunity to chat with Chelsea Gardner (Class of 2015) about her post-graduate career with Edelman (a global communications firm) and her current pursuit of an MBA at UNC.

Samantha Jones Exhibition
January 30, 2018

Everything We’ve Ever Known: A Performance Installation

Led by Samantha Johns (the Arts Village’s first ever guest Artist-in-Residence), NC State students have worked quickly, opened their minds to each other, and built a record of everything they have ever known. Honestly, every last thing. Students

Make-A-Thon 2018
January 28, 2018

During Make-a-thon, Students Create Sustainability Solutions

In this unique NC State innovation competition, students design and prototype solutions to sustainability challenges. Imagine a future where the power of your footsteps can generate electricity. That’s the student idea that took home top

Trashr Team
January 22, 2018

NC State Students Launch Company To Modernize Dumpsters

At the 2016 NC State Make-a-thon, Trashr was developed. In addition to winning the waste category, the project caught the attention of NC State’s Waste Reduction and Recycling Office, which offered the student team the

December 8, 2017

Public Health Notice: Confirmed Cases of Norovirus

Since Tuesday, Dec. 5, several students have reported experiencing gastrointestinal illness. Late yesterday, the Wake County Human Services Department confirmed the cause as norovirus. Norovirus is a very contagious virus that causes stomach pain, nausea

EcoVillage evasive species
October 19, 2017

Learning by Doing

Before coming to NC State, student Joe Endrws had never touched a power saw. Now, the wooden birdhouse he built during his first few weeks on campus is helping attract birds and deter insects at

RAs
September 27, 2017

Lead your community, become a Resident Advisor

Through their prominent leadership role on campus, resident advisors (RAs) have the unique opportunity to develop their leadership skills while creating fun and vibrant communities. The RA role enables you to learn valuable skills that

September 2017
September 13, 2017

Where Learning is a Way of Life

NC State’s Living and Learning Villages provide students with an experiential education outside the classroom. The 16 villages also help create a sense of community in a campus with more than 35,000 students.

July 10, 2017

Four Years In, EcoVillage Impact Builds

Four years ago when NC State student Austin Bowman moved into EcoVillage, a sustainability-focused living and learning community on campus, he didn’t know much about sustainability or that it would change the direction of his