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Tag: Wellness and Recreation

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… 

Masked student Gillian Torr in the gym of the new Wellness and Recreation Center

Mar 16, 2021

Howling Success: Gillian Torr Helps Keep the Pack Moving

The Division of Academic and Student Affairs’ newest Howling Success award recipient has played a key role in keeping the Pack active and safe at the new Wellness and Recreation Center during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

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. 

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. 

People climb a new modular wall at the Wellness and Recreation Center and Carmichael Gym.

Jan 25, 2021

Finding Your Wolfpack: Wellness and Recreation

The Wellness and Recreation team shares tips about caring for your whole self — and making the most of this semester’s wellness days. 

Students practice climbing and bouldering during the COVID-19 pandemic at the newly renovated Carmichael gym. Photo by Marc Hall

Jan 22, 2021

Warming Up to a New Semester

Finding a home at the state’s largest university may seem intimidating in the middle of an academic year, but Winter Welcome Week provides a great starting point. 

copper wolf statue

Jan 20, 2021

Making Wellness a Priority

NC State’s Wellness Days will be held February 9, March 5, March 24 and April 15. During these days, no classes will be held and faculty are asked to abstain from assigning any deadlines or tests on days immediately following Wellness Days. Due to the addition of these days, there will be no spring break. 

interior of NC State's new Wellness and Recreation Center

Dec 17, 2020

Wide Open Spaces

The university’s massive new Wellness and Recreation Center offers the campus community a next-level experience — even during the pandemic. 

Student at Talley

Dec 14, 2020

Finding Gratitude During COVID-19

Showing simple forms of gratitude can help overall health and well-being. 

Dec 7, 2020

Nutrition Grad Finds Ways to Promote Wellness, from Virtual Reality to YouTube

A passion for food and fitness motivates Yue “Gabby” Xiong.