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Chasity McCurdy

Mar 24, 2022

Master of Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Sport Management Graduate is knocking it out of the park

A recent graduate of NC State University’s online Master of Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Sport Management program (MPRTSM), Chasity McCurdy was named to the National Recreation and Parks Association 30 Under 30 Young Professionals list in February. 

Kristen Russell

Mar 8, 2022

What the African American Cultural Center Means to Me

A graduate student in the clinical mental health counseling program, Kristin Russell shares her experience as a graduate assistant in the African American Cultural Center. 

Tanner Sulser

Mar 3, 2022

Living in Nashville, Learning at NC State

Tanner Sulser is an NC State graduate student completing the online Graduate Certificate in Renewable Energy Assessment and Development. Sulser recently switched jobs and he accredits this certificate to be a significant reason as to why he was hired. 

Alyssa McNamara

Mar 2, 2022

Passion for the Unknown, Possibilities of Sustainability Drive Master’s Student Alyssa McNamara

Textile technology alumna Alyssa McNamara is dedicated to improving sustainability in the textile industry both through her role at Spoonflower and her master's studies at the Wilson College of Textiles. 

Cara Kowalchyk sampling fish

Feb 23, 2022

Cara Kowalchyk Wins 2022 CSGS Master’s Thesis Award

Congratulations to applied ecology alum Cara Kowalchyk for being awarded the Conference of Southern Graduate Schools' 2022 Master's Thesis Award. 

Tira Beckham

Feb 23, 2022

Celebrating Black Excellence: Tira Beckham is Tackling Climate Change

Tira Beckham, a graduate student in the Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources, is studying the socio-political barriers to climate resilience in low-income, rural, inland communities. 

Deja Perkins

Feb 23, 2022

Deja Perkins Recognized as One of North Carolina’s Black STEM Leaders

Deja Perkins, a Ph.D. student studying geospatial analytics at the NC State College of Natural Resources, is co-organizer of #BlackBirdersWeek and the BlackAFinSTEM Collective. 

NC State Graduate Student Matt Snider - NC State Student Supports Wildlife Conservation in Africa - College of Natural Resources News - NC State University

Jan 24, 2022

NC State Student Supports Wildlife Conservation in Africa

Matt Snider, a doctoral student, is conducting camera trap studies at Kasanka National Park in Zambia to better understand the effects of habitat loss and to combat poaching. 

Mary Grace Wilder and Sabrina Martin

Jan 24, 2022

Fashion For All 

Two Wilson College of Textiles master’s students are designing the future of inclusive, expressive apparel. 

Prasad Joshi Portrait over blueprint graphics

Dec 21, 2021

Learning Beyond the Classroom: An Alumnus Celebrates a Patent Award Milestone

Prasad Joshi is a 2018 graduate from the Master of Industrial Design program at the College of Design, and was recently awarded a patent along with fellow student Charity Kirk for their work on a bassinet design.