May 2019 Online MBA Graduate Secures Promotion With Degree
Jill Scullion began the NC State Jenkins Professional Online MBA in 2016 to further her professional career — and she did just that by embodying the Think and Do mentality. Upon graduation from the program, Scullion was rewarded for her hard work and promoted to vice president. Read her story.
An Educator Right Where She Needed to Be
When LaTeisha Jeannis graduates with her doctorate in educational administration and supervision this month, it won’t be her first degree from NC State. Innovative professors and support including the Augustus Witherspoon Graduate Fellowship ensured that the College of Education was the right place for her – four times over.
MFA Alumnus Wins Prestigious Writing Prize
Poet Tyree Daye, who earned his master of fine arts in creative writing from NC State in 2017, is one of 10 recipients of a 2019 Whiting Award, one of the largest and most prestigious awards given to emerging writers in the United States.
From Pakistan to the Wolfpack: An Engineering Online Grad’s Journey to Campus
Engineering Online graduate Israr Ul Haq traveled 28 hours from Pakistan to achieve a yearslong dream: seeing the school where he earned his master's degree in person.
Diversity in Law Enforcement: 5 Questions with Raleigh’s Chief of Police
NC State graduate alumna and Raleigh Police Chief Cassandra Deck Brown delivers a campus lecture Feb. 7 on Inclusion and Diversity in Law Enforcement.
Former Graduate School Dean and Wife Create Travel Fund for Students
Robert S. Sowell and his wife Suester have established a fund that will help graduate students travel to professional conferences and workshops.
CALS Online Program Provides Balance to Graduating Master’s Student
NC State graduate student Taylor McDonald will earn her Master of Youth, Family, and Community Sciences on May 12.
Exploring the Unfamiliar Territory of Accounting
Patrick Rose began in the NC State Jenkins MAC Program’s Accelerated Summer Accounting Prerequisite (ASAP) Program for non-accounting majors. He graduates May 2018 and enters Bank of America’s Corporate Analyst Program in Boston.
A New Teacher’s Surprise Path
Graduate Kaitlin Montgomery prepared for a career in journalism — until one of her signature news stories led her to teach middle school instead.
An Intrepid Veteran and NC State Alum Finds A Hat That Fits
As a state park ranger, alumna Jessica Phillips is using her position to inform and 'bring the parks to the people.'