Triangle Youth Leadership Conference Prepares High School Students to Spark Change in Their Communities

Over 70 high school students from across North Carolina took part in the second annual Triangle Youth Leadership Conference on the NC State University campus in November. Participants explored the topic of leadership through an array of sessions that ranged from small group discussions to workshops facilitated by NC State students. Claire Lucas ‘13 facilitates a session at the Triangle Youth Leadership Conference. Highlights of the conference included a keynote address by Dr. Tom Stafford, vice chancellor of student affairs,
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Park Scholars Recognized at 19th Annual Undergraduate Research Spring Symposium

Kathleen Davis ‘12, Ellen Orabone ‘10, Adam Steiner ‘10, and Kathryn Westfall ‘10 were named winners at the 19th Annual North Carolina State University Undergraduate Research Spring Symposium on April 22. The event was sponsored by the Office of Undergraduate Research which identifies, creates, and promotes mentored research opportunities with NC State University faculty and other national and international experts. The students’ research included: Kathleen Davis Testing 1, 2, 3: An Overview of the Current State of Genetic Testing Ellen
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Park Scholars Selected for Fulbright Awards

Two Park Seniors were offered the grants for 2005. Adam Rush and Kerr Robinson, both class of 2005, were offered Fulbright grants for the 2005 year. Adam, a Pittsburgh native, studied Civil Engineering and served two terms as president of the American Society of Civil Engineers at NC State. He has presented and published at the Structural Analysis of Historic Constructions Conference in Padua, Italy, and is pending publication with the American Concrete Institute Materials Journal on his research during
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