Skip to main content

Tag: _from-newswire-collection-261

Kailee Grable sews one of her handmade masks

Aug 18, 2020

Student’s Summer Project Turns into Impressive Charity Drive

Kailee Grable started making face masks for her family this summer, but has since expanded her production to provide masks and financial assistance to local non-profits and those in need. 

Hakima with friend at football game

Jul 21, 2020

A Non-Traditional NC State Experience

Despite a battle with breast cancer, Hakima Harris earned her degree, did extensive research, and kept a high GPA while juggling personal responsibilities as a wife and mother. 

Esmira Poladova in graduation robes making a wolfie sign

Jun 9, 2020

Howling Success: Esmira Poladova Forges Her Own Path, Inspires Others as First-Generation College Student

Esmira Poladova spent much of her time at NC State advocating for education and volunteering around the globe. Now she is using that same passion—and her engineering skills—in a new career. 

Lauren White makes a Wolfie sign with her hand in front of a building on campus

Apr 20, 2020

Howling Success: Lauren White Seeks to Change the Stigma in STEM

As a sophomore, Lauren White knows how difficult it can be adjusting to college life and academics. As a member of the LGBTQ community from out of state, and as a female in the traditionally male-dominated STEM field, the task of fitting in on campus seemed extra daunting when she first arrived at NC State. Fortunately, she had several mentors who helped her get acclimated and involved, and now she’s paying it forward to others like her. 

Reid Harris stands in front of Talley student center

Dec 6, 2019

Transfer Student Finds Success, Leads Others at NC State University

Recognized as a Howling Success, NC State senior Reid Harris offers advice to his fellow transfer students coming to NC State University.