Clark Inducted Into National 4-H Hall of Fame
For both his lifetime achievements and contributions to 4-H, NC State University professor emeritus and 4-H alumnus James W. Clark Jr. was inducted last week into the National 4-H Hall of Fame.
4-H Electric Congress Celebrates 70th Year
Every summer, North Carolina 4-H Electric Congress draws young people from across the state for hands-on learning, and fun, in science, technology, engineering and math related to electricity.
Guiding, Giving Motivate PGM’s Colby
NC State alumna Susan Colby has enjoyed serving her alma mater, through her work with the College of Natural Resources Professional Golf Management program, through university service and through guidance to students.
CALS Department Renamed
As a result of the reorganization of cooperative extension, the academic department that formerly housed youth development programs has a new name.
Meet two of the horticultural masterminds behind a garden spot at the N.C. State Fair—they're your colleagues—and see our photo gallery.
Davis Inducted into 4-H Hall of Fame
Dr. Michael Davis, assistant vice chancellor for extension and engagement, has been inducted into the National 4-H Hall of Fame.
$1 Million Gift To Fund 4-H Center
A $1 million gift from the State Employees Credit Union Foundation will fund construction of a 4-H history and education center at Millstone 4-H Camp in Ellerbe.
Library Marks 4-H Centennial
Don't know much about the history of 4-H? Put your hand over your heart and head over to the D.H. Hill Library to experience 100 years of good old-fashioned history.
Safrit Wins National Award
Dr. R. Dale Safrit, graduate program director and extension specialist, has won a national award for innovative youth programs and leadership.
4-H Serves Up Blue Ribbon Recipes
You can find winning recipes and plenty of 4-H memories in North Carolina’s 4-H Centennial Cookbook: Celebrating 100 Years of Blue Ribbon Recipes.
National 4-H Hall of Fame Inducts Proctor
Dr. Dalton Proctor, former state 4-H leader in North Carolina, was inducted into the National 4-H Hall of Fame in an October ceremony in Chevy Chase, Md.
Not Your Mom’s 4-H
NC Cooperative Extension and 4-H - the nation's largest youth organization and the only one based at land-grant institutions like NC State - worked with Trading Spaces designer Edward Walker to develop a design contest for 4-H'ers interested in similar careers, encouraging their ambition while helping to change public perception of 4-H - a group that does so much more than livestock exhibitions.
Strnad Honored for Service
The Environmental Educators of North Carolina recently honored Renee Strnad, environmental educator for Extension Forestry, for outstanding service.
Cream of the Crop
4-H is celebrating 100 years in North Carolina this year, and the organization decided to celebrate by choosing a centennial ice cream flavor.