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On the Road to Success
NC State’s co-op program helped Elizabeth Dogbe ’21 fine-tune her civil engineering passion and positioned her to excel in a career focused on making public transportation systems more efficient, accessible, and equitable.
Tomás Carbonell ’02 Joins the EPA Leadership Team
Tomás Carbonell ’02 is the newly-appointed Deputy Assistant Administrator for Stationary Sources in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Air and Radiation. His work will focus on tackling the climate crisis, advancing environmental justice, and creating clean energy jobs.
A Brave Young Coder in a Brave New World
Park Scholar Anna Owens '21 discovered her passion for cybersecurity while studying at NC State. Now, this atypical computer programmer is preparing to apply her skills at one of the world’s biggest tech companies.
Elijah Bouma-Sims ’21 Helps Secure $100,000 for Research Funding at NC State
Elijah Bouma-Sims ’21 shares how he got involved with a research project that won a $100,000 award, and how research opportunities have shaped his professional and academic goals.
Snapshots of Summer
Undeterred by this summer’s unique challenges, Park Scholars sought out opportunities to support their communities and stay on track with their professional goals.
Looking Beyond Medicine to Promote Public Health
For Naila Segule '20, a summer internship with the NC Department of Public Health underscores the importance of interdisciplinary perspectives.
Katya Casper ’07 Grounds Her Interest in Flight at Sandia National Labs
Katya Casper ’07 first fell in love with flight when she landed a summer job in high school manning the desk of a flight school...
Claire Lucas ‘13 Finds Her Passion at a Data Startup
NC State made a huge impact on Claire Lucas ‘13 and her career path. From undertaking problem-solving challenges in engineering classes at NC State to...
An Apple Tree Grows in the Park Community
The Park Scholarships prepares scholars for a variety of paths in life. Sometimes, though, those paths overlap. Currently, four Park alumni from different classes have...
A Dream Takes Flight
Madison Maloney ’19 aspires to follow friend and mentor Christina Hammock Koch into space. Thanks to a prestigious Knight-Hennessy Scholarship, the NC State senior begins...