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May 8, 2018
Deirdre An, who soon begins work in California as a viticulturist, found a family and a focus as a Park Scholar at NC State.
May 1, 2018
Sustainability Fund Announces Grant Winners, New Grant Opportunity
Ten projects have received NC State Sustainability Fund grants to improve campus sustainability in the 2018-2019 fiscal year.
May 1, 2018
Student Leads Effort to Boost Recycling At D.H. Hill Library
Student Kyra Levau spends enough time at D.H. Hill Library to know where the trash cans are ‒ and are not. As she studied on…
Apr 26, 2018
NC State Students Receive Gilman Scholarship for Study Abroad
NC State is dedicated to giving all students access to life-changing international experiences through increased scholarship support for study abroad. The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship – a program which enables students of limited financial means to study or intern abroad […]