May 1, 2018 | NC State Entrepreneurship News | NC State Entrepreneurship News
Alumna Leigh-Kathryn Bonner Selected as One of Inc’s 30 Most Inspiring Young Entrepreneurs
The buzz continues to surround NC State alumna Leigh-Kathryn Bonner (International Studies '15) and her Bee Downtown company. Bonner, 25, was recently selected as one of Inc.’s 30 Most Inspiring Young Entrepreneurs under 30.
Feb 22, 2018
Contest Winner Named: Side By Side With the Dean
Sophomore Taylor Hayden, a double major in international studies and Arabic, has won the honor of serving side by side with Humanities and Social Sciences Dean Jeff Braden on March 21, 2018.
Jan 31, 2018
Student of the Month: Olivia Zalecki
Meet Olivia Zalecki, a junior double majoring in Chinese and International Politics and our student of the month. She is a Caldwell Fellow, founder and president of Adopted Students Union at NC State, and has studied abroad in China and England. She aspires to work in government in the area of international relations.
Dec 21, 2017 | NC State Alumni Association | NC State Alumni Association
Alumna Maggie Kane Has Found Her ‘Place at the Table’
Alumna Maggie Kane (International Studies '13) is opening Raleigh's first pay-what-you-can cafe.
Jul 13, 2017
Recent Alum Soumya Nadabar Begins Fulbright Assistantship in India
Recent alumna Soumya Nadabar (International Studies and Economics '16) discusses her Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship in India and her plans for the future.
May 10, 2017 | The Bitter Southerner | The Bitter Southerner
The Queen Bee of Downtown Durham
They belong to Bee Downtown, an urban beekeeping startup founded in 2015 by Leigh-Kathryn Bonner, right after she graduated from North Carolina State University.
Mar 22, 2017
At the WHO, Alum Aims to Remove Barriers Across the Globe
After discovering a passion for international relations, diplomacy and development at NC State, alumna Lianne Gonsalves entered the real world looking for a way to put it all together. And she has. Working as a technical officer at the World Health Organization, Gonsalves studies how to better connect young people with information and services related to their sexual and reproductive health.
Feb 1, 2017 | Entrepreneurship Initiative | Entrepreneurship Initiative
Alumna’s Bee Downtown Goes to Ghana
Leigh-Kathryn Bonner is bringing her "beesness" to Ghana to empower women and promote sustainability.
Jan 5, 2017
Franklin Scholar Expands STEM Focus with International Studies Degree
Recent NC State graduate Andrea Irving, a Benjamin Franklin Scholar, expanded the scope of her chemical engineering degree through a second major in international studies and minors in Chinese and Spanish.
Jan 3, 2017 | NC State Sustainability | NC State Sustainability
Carlo Zanelli Leaves Sustainability Impact At Home, Abroad
Pursuing dual master's degrees in Economics and International Studies, Carlo Zanelli hopes to work in global development or as a foreign service officer after NC State. He's well on his way.