Record-Breaking Year in Philanthropy
NC State is in the midst of its most ambitious fundraising campaign and donors are responding in extraordinary, record-setting fashion.
Beautiful Pairings: A Lifetime Commitment to Art and Design
When the new Gregg Museum of Art & Design opens, its visitors will owe a debt of gratitude to a couple who helped make the museum a reality — and who have made art and design their life’s work.
Building a Legacy
NC State University alumna Clare Jordan founded the campus chapter of Habitat for Humanity more than 25 years ago. She now supports an endowment that will benefit students who are completing nonprofit internships.
Means to Make
Art2Wear, a runway show organized by students in the College of Design, is a time-consuming endeavor with significant financial commitments. Increased private support could help more students to take part.
Reflection of a Legacy
Renowned linguist Walt Wolfram, the William C. Friday Distinguished Professor of Linguistics at NC State University, and other leading scholars have studied African-American speech across the nation as a distinct dialect of American English for five decades.
In Memoriam: Dorothy Dent Park
The president emeritus of the Park Foundation, which has left an indelible impact on NC State through its philanthropy, has died at the age of 103.
Professor Channels Passions Into Philanthropy
Chris Gould, NC State professor of physics, is a member of the university’s C.W. Dabney Lifetime Giving Society, R. Stanhope Pullen Society and Chancellor’s Circle.
Record-Breaking Giving Shows Donors Bullish on NC State
NC State alumni and friends are investing in the university like never before, boosting charitable giving for scholarships, research, academic programs and faculty support to an all-time high.
A Home For History
For more than 150 years, millions of Lebanese have emigrated and created successful diaspora communities across the world. Yet there has never been a center outside of Lebanon devoted to learning their stories. An $8.1 million gift from Dr. Moise A. Khayrallah and his wife, Vera Khayrallah, will change that.
Powerful Philanthropy: $4M Gift From Zelnaks Helps PCOM Think and Do
With a $4 million gift, a Raleigh couple is putting the Poole College of Management at NC State on the fast track. Steve and Judy Zelnak made the donation to endow the Stephen P. Zelnak Jr. Dean’s Chair in the college of management.