From Our Alums

Apr 2, 2020

My NC State Story: Jason Erik Lundberg (Technology Education ‘97, English ‘05)

English alumnus Jason Erik Lundberg will publish his 25th book in June. He says he owes much of his success to his time at NC State.

Mar 19, 2020

My NC State Story: Larry Bliss (Speech Communication ‘77, Adult and Community College Education ‘05)

Alumnus Larry Bliss says his NC State coursework in oral interpretation and modern drama led him to a dream career — playwriting.

Mar 5, 2020

My NC State Story: Christina Stathopoulos (Science, Technology and Society ‘12)

With a degree in science, technology and society, Christina Stathopoulos is an emerging thought leader in big data and advanced analytics. She says NC State allowed her to pursue her passions — and discover new ones.

Feb 10, 2020

My NC State Story: Adrian Z. Williams (Political Science ‘87, MALS ‘08)

With two degrees from our college, Adrian Z. Williams has immersed himself in a life of service.

Oct 15, 2019

My NC State Story: Angela Burruss (Communication ‘98)

Communication alumna Angela Burruss says hands-on learning at NC State helped seal her chosen career path.

Sep 25, 2019

My NC State Story: Dave Harris (History ‘90)

Dave Harris says NC State taught him how to succeed in whatever he tried. He’s hoping his son, a freshman, follows a similar path.

Sep 12, 2019

My NC State Story: Seth Palmer (Political Science ‘08)

With a degree in humanities and social sciences, Seth Palmer has been able to explore everything from politics to realty. He shares what accomplishment really hit home.

Aug 28, 2019

My NC State Story: Clare Jordan (English ‘91)

English alumna Clare Jordan says her 25-year career in nonprofits started at NC State, where she helped launch the campus chapter of Habitat for Humanity. She says it’s true: humanities majors really can do anything.

Aug 16, 2019

My NC State Story: Kyle Munn (Political Science ‘06)

With a degree in political science, Kyle Munn has had the opportunity to travel the world. She says NC State showed her how to connect with clients in unique ways.

Jul 30, 2019

My NC State Story: Chandler Carriker (History ‘01)

History alumnus Chandler Carriker says his degree led him to a career in ministry, where he continues teaching, inspiring and leading.