Skip to main content

Tag: _from-newswire-collection-262

Colton Botta tosses a Rubik's cube into the air

Dec 16, 2020

Botta Named NC State’s Fourth Marshall Scholar

Computer science graduate — and puzzle enthusiast — Colton Botta received the prestigious scholarship for graduate study in Great Britain. 

Kristen Keane in hiking gear

Dec 10, 2020

HES Alumni Spotlight: Kristen Keane

Kristen Keane ’13 talks about the impact of the Department of Health and Exercise Studies program’s outdoor leadership minor on her student experience and her current job as a course director and lead instructor at North Carolina Outward Bound School. 

Carrie McLean gives advising award at 2020 ceremony

Dec 4, 2020

With Gratitude, Carrie McLean Says Goodbye After More Than 35 Years of Service

Known across campus and nationally for her expertise in student advising, longtime assistant dean is retiring at the end of this year. 

Wolf statue with a red tassel in its mouth

Dec 4, 2020

Honoring Our 2020 Graduates

Meet some of the 2020 graduates who have left their mark on several programs within the Division of Academic and Student Affairs. 

Crista Bain coaching swimmers at Athens Drive Magnet High School in Summer 2019

Nov 19, 2020

Coaching Education Students Learn Lifelong Lessons

Students and alumni in Health and Exercise Studies’ coaching minor reflect on their experiences in the program. 

Vehicles in the parking lot on Centennial Campus for the Rissi Palmer drive-in concert this fall

Nov 17, 2020

LIVE Entertainment in a Virtual Semester

On a beautiful evening this fall, country music artist Rissi Palmer performed for the NC State community on Centennial Campus. But when Palmer finished each of her songs, she didn’t receive cheers and applause. Instead, she observed more than 100 vehicles flash their lights and beep their horns beeped enthusiastically across the Spring Hill Park and… 

Sign for the Office of Undergraduate Research

Nov 17, 2020

Office of Undergraduate Research Receives Printed Publication Award

In September, the Office of Undergraduate Research, in partnership with Performance Print Services, earned a 2019 Special Judges Award from the Print Industry of the Carolinas, Inc. for its NCUR 2023 Host Proposal. 

Percussion performance minor AnnE Ford attends her online drum lesson with Dr. Paul Garcia from a practice and recording space set up in Price Music Center for local students to use as needed during the fall 2020 semester of online courses. Photo by Erin Zanders.

Nov 10, 2020

Arts Programs Don’t Miss a Beat During COVID-19

Several performances will cap off an unprecedented year for NC State’s performing arts programs, during which students, faculty and staff have overcome unforeseen logistical challenges of COVID-19. 

Chris Tomso in the desert outside of Dubai on a recent trip for Emirates Mars Mission

Nov 9, 2020

Spotlight on our Alumni: Chris Tomso ’14

Chris Tomso ’14 is an alumnus of the University Scholars Program and currently works as a system engineer at the University of Colorado Boulder’s Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics, where he supports flight operations for the United Arab Emirates Hope Mars Mission. 

Andy Nasisse photograph, Penitente, 2019

Nov 9, 2020

Gregg Museum’s Latest Exhibits Featured In Winston-Salem Journal

The Winston-Salem Journal recently featured the Gregg Museum of Art and Design’s “Animate Earth” and “Objects of Intention” exhibitions.