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Alum on Front Line of Pandemic: ‘Stay Home’

Chris Arbonies, a New Orleans physician and Park Scholar who helped create the Krispy Kreme Challenge, is recovering from COVID-19 at home. He urges others to follow CDC guidelines for reducing the spread of the novel coronavirus.

Message From Park Scholarships Regarding COVID-19

NC State is reducing operations but remains open, limiting the number of students, faculty, and staff on campus. All courses will move to online instruction. Learn...

Nancy Ridenhour Receives the Watauga Medal

Nancy Ridenhour is one of three NC State alumni who earned the Watauga Medal, the university’s highest nonacademic honor, at the Founders’ Day Dinner on...

2020 Krispy Kreme Challenge Raises $175,000

The Krispy Kreme Challenge began in 2004 as a lighthearted dare among a dozen friends. The truly unique event quickly became an NC State tradition...

Kelly Cox ’13: Water Warrior

During her time at NC State, Kelly Cox ’13 decided to switch majors from zoology to natural resources and political science. At the time, she...

February 2020 Park Enrichment Grants Awarded

The Park Enrichment Grant committee made the following awards to Park Scholars who submitted proposals by the February 1 deadline: Conference Hampton Clark ’20Autonomous Vehicle...

Park Scholarships Names Class of 2024 Finalists

The Park Scholarships Selection Committee, comprising approximately 251 NC State alumni and friends, conducted interviews with nearly 450 Semifinalists in early January. The Semifinalists were...