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Kelly Marks ’00 and Jada Hester '20 are recipients of two prestigious scholarship programs: NC State's Park Scholarships program and UNC's Park Fellowships graduate program.
Park Alumni Society to Host MBA Panel
On February 8, the Park Alumni Society will host a panel discussion about business school and MBA opportunities featuring Matt Pender ’06, Michele Tam ’00, and Meera Venkataraman ’14.
Tommy Vitolo ’00 Inducted into the CSC Alumni Hall of Fame
The NC State Computer Science Alumni Hall of Fame inducted Tommy Vitolo '00 in recognition of his exemplary contributions to his profession, his community, and to the world at large.
Park Parent and Selection Committee Member Brent Bumgarner Pledges 9th Co-Named Park Scholarship
This spring, the Park Scholarships program received a commitment for the 9th co-named Park Scholarship from a supporter long-connected with the program: Park parent and volunteer Brent Bumgarner.
The Park Scholarships Program Marks 25 Years
From NC State Engineering magazine:
NC State’s Park Scholarships program welcomed its 25th class to campus this fall. Of the 41 students in the class of 2024, 20 announced plans to study in the College of Engineering. In most years, more Park Scholars study in COE than any other college.
Melanie Conklin ’00 Writes Her Own Story
Melanie Conklin '00 worked as a product designer for years before changing careers to become a successful author. Addison Hughes '24 interviews Conklin about her experiences.
The following Park Scholars, alumni, and faculty received media attention in recent weeks:
Remembering Tripp Polen ‘03
The Park Scholarships program community is saddened by the loss of William “Tripp” Donald Polen III, a member of the Class of 2003 and brother...
Carrie Farley ‘00 Takes on the World of Project Finance
Carrie Farley ’00 arrived at NC State expecting to graduate as an engineer. But instead of sitting in front of a computer screen writing code,...
Park Scholar Media Mentions
The following Park Scholars and Park Scholar initiatives have received media attention in recent weeks: