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Author: Rachelle Garbarine

Haddy Njie standing with group of girls

Jul 15, 2021

Girl Power

International studies professor Haddy Njie strives to shape a fairer world for women and girls in Gambia and beyond with her research and empowerment program. 

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Jul 6, 2021

Entrepreneur Kaitlin Fritz Reimagines How Children Experience Arts, Culture

NC State alumna Kaitlin Fritz discusses starting a business, creating virtual reality educational games, being named to Forbes’ 30 under 30 Europe and more. 


Jun 29, 2021

Professor Karen Bullock Selected as Fellow of The Gerontological Society of America

NC State School of Social Work professor and head Karen Bullock has been selected as a 2021 Fellow for the Gerontological Society of America. 

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Jun 8, 2021

White House Deputy Press Secretary Andrew Bates Helps Shape President’s Messages to the Public

NC State political science alumnus Andrew Bates discusses navigating the world of political communication and joining President Joe Biden’s White House press staff. 

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May 19, 2021

English Professor Named National Humanities Center Fellow

NC State English professor Tim Stinson will examine the cultural and religious uses of stories about Jerusalem’s destruction in late medieval England during a year-long fellowship at the National Humanities Center. 


May 17, 2021

Retired CIA Intelligence Officer Patrick Weninger Charts His Career Path

NC State alumnus Patrick Weninger shares how he parlayed his political science major into a career with the CIA. 

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May 11, 2021

Internship Focus: Abbie Vogel

Communication major Abbie Vogel shares how interning with a local nonprofit gave her experience in international relations. 

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May 6, 2021

Student Commencement Speaker Reflects on the Power of Community

Community. Supportive. Inclusive. Those are the words Talya Ozbelli uses to describe her experience at NC State. They are also at the heart of the message the communication major will give in her speech at the university’s Spring 2021 commencement. 

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May 5, 2021

Grad Students Showcase Innovative Work at First-Ever Virtual Research Symposium

23 students from seven departments presented their work at the College of Humanities and Social Sciences’ first-ever virtual research symposium. 

Apr 26, 2021

Student Researchers Create Database of Sustainability-Related Courses

Learn how NC State student researchers’ study of courses aligned with global sustainability goals is resulting in a universitywide resource.