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Oct 20, 2020

Virtual appointments and drive-through sessions: How college counselors are helping students complete the FAFSA

NC State College Advising Corps advisers are using technology to get high school students to complete important FAFSA information. 

Student standing on Court of North Carolina

Oct 15, 2020

From a Student: My Life During COVID

Kristina Beek, a senior studying political science, gives a glimpse of student life during the pandemic. 

voting sign on a brick wall

Oct 14, 2020

Pack The Polls, Starting Oct. 15

NC State’s early voting site at Talley Student Union will be open daily from Oct. 15-31 in advance of the Nov. 3 general election. 

A display of pinwheels on the lawn in front of Talley Student Union in recognition of Suicide Prevention Month

Oct 13, 2020

Counseling the Pack

The Counseling Center and Prevention Services made a seamless transition to telehealth, and staff and mental health services have been more accessible than ever before during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Francine E. Ott (J. Douglas Knight, courtesy Ott)

Oct 12, 2020

How Social Dance Can Benefit Your Training—and Your Humanity

Francine Ott, artistic director for the Panoramic Dance Project and a dance lecturer for NC State’s dance program, was featured in Dance Spirit Magazine, a well known international publication in the dance industry. 

The bar bell created by Jakub Sciora

Oct 8, 2020

HES Student Raises the Bar for at-Home Fitness

During quarantine, Jakub Sciora combined the skills he learned in textiles engineering and health and exercise studies to create his own home workout equipment. 

Students pose high above the city of London in a glass observation pod.

Oct 7, 2020

Eye of the Storm

An eight-week study-abroad program on global leadership gave a group of NC State students a front-row seat to corporate decision-making as Europe grappled with economic uncertainties and an emerging pandemic. 

Jamie Lynn Gilbert in a mask in front of the WKNC studio wall

Oct 7, 2020

College Radio: Great Hopes, Great Fears

Station managers and staffs grapple with the long-term impact of the pandemic. 

Rose Krebs standing next to a display about Feed the Pack on the Brickyard

Oct 1, 2020

Feeding the Pack

As executive director of NC State’s food pantry, Rose Krebs is addressing the problem of food insecurity in the campus community. 

Juntos students and staff at 2020 Convening

Sep 29, 2020

Juntos offers 20/20 vision to Latinx families’ educational journey

The Juntos program held its first national convening last week, where the theme was empowering Latinx youth and providing Latinx families with 20/20 vision throughout their quite often blurry journey navigating the higher education system in the United States.