Black History Month 2019: Meet Elan Hope and Blair Kelley
February is Black History Month, a vital opportunity to honor black legacies, histories and accomplishments. It’s also a chance to amplify ongoing research into the black experience.
My NC State Story: Katherine Aiello Bridges (Psychology, Interdisciplinary Studies ’11)
With degrees in psychology and interdisciplinary studies, therapist Katherine Bridges says she can meet her clients where they are, whether through traditional counseling, or by incorporating expressive art therapies.
Alum’s Sign Campaign Conveys a Powerful Message
Alumna Amber Smith helped create a new sign campaign that urges us to "Do Good. Be Kind. Change the World."
Study Abroad Spotlight: Jessica Anna Perez
International studies major jessica Anna Perez spent the summer studying abroad in Havana, Cuba. Learn more about her experience.
Study Abroad Spotlight: Sammy Sheaffer
Learn more about science, technology and society major Sammy Sheaffer's experience studying abroad in Leeds, England.
Study Abroad Spotlight: Rebecca Susko
International studies and business administration double-major Rebecca Susko spent the summer studying abroad in London.
MALS Student Curates Pop-up Exhibit on Letters from African-American Leaders
Master of Arts in Liberal Studies candidate Carl Wilkins brought key moments in African-American history to life during a pop-up exhibit he recently presented on campus. His curated show, “In the Writing: Personal Letters of African-American Leaders from the Mark E. Mitchell Collection," featured letters from the renowned Mark E. Mitchell Collection of African American History, including correspondence from Malcolm X to Alex Haley, Frederick Douglass to Senator Blanche Kelso Bruce and George Washington Carver to Henry Ford.
Student Self-Designs Her Future
With her Self-Design degree from NC State, junior Kristin Caddick plans to go into education — but not in the traditional sense.
Study Abroad Inspires Global Pursuits
For NC State alumna Megan (McNulty) Le, study abroad was the catalyst for a global career and the lifelong pursuit of international experiences. As an Alexander Hamilton Scholar, Le studied Business Management and Latin American Studies while minoring in Spanish, earning her dual degrees from Poole College of Management and the College of Humanities and Social Sciences in 2002. A study abroad program in Costa Rica during the summer of 2001 sparked a desire in her to do something different and expand her worldview.
NC State Social and Behavioral Health Research Group Meeting
Dr. Michelle VanDellen, an assistant professor in the Behavioral and Brain Sciences program at the University of Georgia, will give a talk entitled, "The Challenge of Self-Deception in Goal Pursuit."