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Patent Holders Sudeep Sunthankar ‘12 and John Yanik ‘12 Tackle Medical School

Park graduates Sudeep Sunthankar ‘12 and John Yanik ‘12, along with four collaborators, recently published a patent on “Implantation tools for spinal cord stimulator leads and related methods” – affectionately known by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office as US 20130289685 A1.

Krispy Kreme Challenge Races Total Over $550,000 for North Carolina Children’s Hospital

posted 2013.02.12 What started as a dare between friends in 2004 has grown into one of the largest annual events at North Carolina State University, drawing thousands of competitors to Raleigh each year. The 2013 Krispy Kreme Challenge involved a record 8,000 runners and raised over $170,000. Over the course of the nine year history of the Krispy Kreme Challenge, the organization has donated a total of over $550,000 to the North Carolina Children’s Hospital — a state-of-the-art facility that serves over 70,000 children
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Krispy Kreme Challenge Involves Record Number of Participants and Raises Over $100,000 for Charity

posted 2012.02.06 On a brisk Saturday morning in February, a record 7,700 participants took part in the Krispy Kreme Challenge — an event that included runners from as far away as Australia. The race raised more than $100,000 to benefit the North Carolina Children’s Hospital. Participants had one hour to run 2.5 miles from the NC State Belltower to the Krispy Kreme store on Peace Street, consume a dozen doughnuts, and complete an additional 2.5 miles. Individuals also had the option to
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Krispy Kreme Challenge Raises Over $120,000 for North Carolina Children’s Hospital

The Krispy Kreme Challenge hosted a record 7,500 participants this year and raised $122,000 for the North Carolina Children’s Hospital. Participants departed from the NC State University Belltower and had one hour to run two miles to the Krispy Kreme store on Peace Street, consume a dozen doughnuts, and return to the finish line at the Belltower. In order to supply the event, doughnuts were shipped to the Peace Street location from over ten Krispy Kreme stores across the state.
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Krispy Kreme Challenge Raises $50,000 for North Carolina Children’s Hospital

A total of 6,000 runners took to the streets of Raleigh on Saturday, February 6 to take part in the annual Krispy Kreme Challenge. In one hour, brave participants ran two miles to the Krispy Kreme store on Peace Street, consumed a dozen doughnuts and ran an additional two miles back to the NC State campus. The event generated a record $50,000 which will be presented to the North Carolina Children’s Hospital. Now in its sixth year, the event was
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Doughnuts to Dollars: New Fundraiser Supports Children’s Hospital

The Krispy Kreme Challenge is NC State’s newest tradition and Park Scholars have a hand in making it happen. 2,400 calories. 12 doughnuts. 4 miles. 1 hour. On Saturday, Jan. 27, these numbers transcend mere statistics and become the stuff of legend. And possibly, stomach cramps. That’s because Saturday marks the third annual Krispy Kreme Challenge, a day when NC State students, alumni and local runners will race 2 miles from the bell tower to Peace Street’s Krispy Kreme, consume
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