Alumni

Dec 4, 2017

NC State’s Outstanding Young Alumna: Jess Ekstrom

NC State's Alumni Association names and celebrates an outstanding young alumnus each year during the university's Evening of Stars gala. Jess Ekstrom (communication '13), founder of Headbands of Hope, earned the honor for 2017.

Nov 27, 2017

A Desire to Help Others

After a meaningful student experience at NC State, alumna Ghazale Johnston is now a leading advocate for the university, giving of both her time and resources.

Nov 8, 2017

Red and White for Life

Paige Harris is spreading energy and enthusiasm for NC State to alumni and prospective students alike. She currently serves as vice president of the Alumni Association Board of Directors and, in January, will become board president.

Nov 1, 2017  |  Owner, DonCo Productions

Donovan Corneetz (Communication ’05)

Voice actor and NC State communication alum Donovan Corneetz shares how he first learned about his career and some of the companies he's given a voice to.

Nov 1, 2017  |  Archaeological Field Technician, William and Mary Center for Archaeological Research

CJ Idol (History, Religious Studies ’12)

Alumnus CJ Idol says his NC State Humanities and Social Sciences degree gave him the confidence to explore the multidisciplinary field of archaeogaming.

Oct 16, 2017

Join Us for a Homecoming Porch Party

Join fellow NC State alumni, their families, faculty, students, staff and friends on the front steps of Nelson Hall to enjoy refreshments, play games and watch the 2017 Homecoming Parade.

Sep 28, 2017  |  English Instructor, IUPUC, Ivy Tech Community College, and Lower Columbia College

Elisabeth Hegmann (MFA ’09)

MFA alumna Elisabeth Hegmann reflects on how her time at NC State ignited her passion for teaching and helping students.

Sep 28, 2017  |  Director, CNN International

Benjamin Canady (Communication ’96)

Communication alum Benjamin Canady reflects on his path to CNN International, where he works as a director.

Sep 28, 2017  |  Owner, Eagle Video Productions, Inc.

Bruce Wittman (Communication ’78)

Alumnus and video production pro Bruce Wittman says he's still using the knowledge he acquired at NC State.

Aug 7, 2017  |  Assistant Professor of Health Promotion, University of Oklahoma

Sarah Maness (Spanish Language and Literature ’09)

Alumna Sarah Maness says a Spanish class at NC State helped her discover her passion for public health, a field she now researches as an assistant professor at the University of Oklahoma.