Alumni

Jul 26, 2016

Closing the Gap

Two NC State programs aim to close the achievement gap between rural and urban schools. One helps rural high schoolers get to college. The other helps school administrators build their networks and skill sets.

Jul 20, 2016  |  Service and Community

Students, Alumni Witness Failed Coup in Turkey

A group of NC State students and alumni participating in a service trip to Turkey is caught up in the unrest surrounding a coup attempt. Read a firsthand account.

Jul 19, 2016  |  Faculty and Staff

BOT Officers Re-elected

The Board of Trustees stays the course, re-electing its current slate of officers for another term.

Jul 19, 2016  |  Service and Community

Terror Attack Ends Brief, Brilliant Life

Camille Murris, who attended classes at NC State in 2011, died in the July 14 terrorist attack in France. Murris' passion for service and adventurous spirit powered her volunteer efforts on three continents.

Jul 15, 2016  |  Faculty and Staff

Alum Takes Fight for Transgender Rights to Political Conventions

A public service spot urging legal protections for transgender Americans features NC State alumna Alaina Kupec. The TV ad airs during the upcoming national political conventions.

Jul 11, 2016  |  Faculty and Staff

System Taps Howell to Lead External Affairs

Longtime administrator Kevin Howell has been named senior vice president for external affairs for the UNC System. The NC State alumnus leads a new division responsible for communications, state and federal government relations, and international, community and economic engagement.

Jul 11, 2016  |  Alumni

Here’s to Harrelson

For more than 50 years, Harrelson Hall has loomed over the Brickyard like a flying saucer on stilts. Now the campus says goodbye to NC State's best-known oddity.

Jun 28, 2016  |  Awards and Honors

Ph.D. Alumni Andrade, Mwanga Win World Food Prize

Two NC State alumni are among the four winners of the 2016 World Food Prize, one of the most important and coveted international awards given in agriculture.

Jun 27, 2016  |  Service and Community

Revitalizing Rural Schools

Closing the student achievement gap starts with training outstanding classroom leaders — and that's the goal of the Northeast Leadership Academy at NC State.

Jun 27, 2016

Corps Function

In 21 rural schools around North Carolina, recent NC State graduates are helping high school juniors and seniors make the leap to college. Meet the College Advising Corps.