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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… 

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Jun 29, 2021

Howling Success: Caitlyn Sosbe Paves the Way for First-Generation Students Through Work with TRIO

When Caitlyn Sosbe received her bachelor’s degree in communications from NC State University in the mail last month, it was a victorious moment not only for her but also for her family and neighbors who had watched her grow and supported her every step of the way. As the first in her family to attend a… 

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. 

A male student marks his hometown on a map of the world as a female student looks on.

Jun 1, 2021

At Home or Abroad, Students Immerse Themselves in Global Engagement

No matter where they come from or where they’re headed, students support each other — and themselves — through global engagement. 

Three pieces of art side by side sold at the Student Art Sale

May 24, 2021

Virtual Art Sale 2.0 and the Visual Artist Award Winners

Arts NC State recently recognized Visual Artist Award winners from the 2021 Virtual Student Art Sale. This year’s art sale featured the work of 48 student artists from a variety of colleges across the university. 

Crista Bain wearing a red jacket and a black NC State face mask makes a wolfie sign next to the wolf statue in Carter Finley Stadium

May 13, 2021

Crista Bain and Zane Mondschein Named Recipients of the Isaac Frank Ormond Scholarship

The Isaac Frank Ormond, III Memorial Scholarship Fund is awarded each year to students enrolled in a health and exercise studies minor who demonstrate a strong academic standing and consistent commitment to the health and exercise field. 

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. 

Karli Moore in front of white and peach colored buildings

May 11, 2021

NC State Alumna Named Knight-Hennessy Scholar

Karli Moore, a 2016 NC State alumna who is currently a doctoral student at Stanford University’s School of Earth, Energy and Environmental Sciences, is the latest Wolfpack graduate to earn a Knight-Hennessy Scholarship. 

Graphic advertising the Student Success GPS

May 4, 2021

Faculty Present GPS Analytics for Projects on Student Success

The Office of Advising Technology and DASA Assessment embarked on a new initiative the past two years to offer one-time funding opportunities to faculty interested in analyzing and leveraging data related to undergraduate student success. The main goal of the initiative was to encourage faculty-led, focused institutional research that supports data-informed decision making through the… 

Olga Kleiankina leaning over a piano

May 3, 2021

Olga Kleiankina Receives Prestigious Undergraduate Teaching Award

Associate teaching professor Olga Kleiankina, director of piano studies, became the first-ever recipient of the Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Award from the Department of Music and University College on April 13.