The Park Class of 2019: Highlights

On Saturday, May 11, the 20th class of Park Scholars graduated. Adding to a vibrant network of more than 900 alumni, the Class of 2019 has embraced the program’s pillars of scholarship, leadership, service, and character since the beginning. Members of the Class of 2019 have been deeply engaged in the community. Together they investigated at-risk youth and the criminal justice system in North Carolina during their Learning Lab I trip and explored the challenging dynamic between political campaigns and
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The Park Class of 2018: Highlights

The Park Scholarships program proudly graduates the Class of 2018. Since their arrival on campus, members of the class showed a deep intellectual curiosity and zest for life through their efforts in scholarship, leadership, and service. Research and internships led them to discover more about their surrounding communities and how they could positively affect change in the world. From the study of developmental biology to the investigation of how the nation’s leaders address infectious disease, from internships with the U.S.
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The Park Class of 2017: Highlights

This year, the Park Scholarships program proudly graduated the Class of 2017. From a pool of 1,642 applicants in the fall of 2012, the Park Selection Committee saw in these then-high school seniors their potential to excel as scholars, leaders, and in service to their communities. Indeed, the Park Class of 2017 has made a significant impact at NC State and elsewhere throughout the nation and world – from parks and natural spaces here in the Research Triangle, to the
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The Park Class of 2016: Highlights

The Park Scholarships program is proud of its recent graduates in the Class of 2016. During their time at NC State, these newest additions to the Park alumni roster made a meaningful impact on campus and around the world through their scholarship, leadership, and service.

The Park Class of 2015: Highlights

This year, the Park Scholarships program is proud to graduate the Class of 2015. Since they first arrived on campus in Fall 2011, these students have excelled as scholars, leaders, and in service to their communities.

NC State Graduation Highlights: Spring 2007

Members of the class of 2007 are honored during graduation weekend. Graduation weekend was May 11 and 12. On Friday, the class of 2007 Scholars held their senior gala in the Grand Reception Room at the Dorothy and Roy Park Alumni Center. More than 200 guests mingled and enjoyed refreshments before remarks from Alumni Association director Lennie Barton, Alumni Association president Billy Maddalon, and Park director Laura Gail Lunsford. In keeping with the new tradition, the 2007 class picture joined
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NC State Graduation Highlights: Spring 2005

Park Scholars stand out during NC State’s spring commencement ceremonies. NC State held spring commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 14, at the RBC Center. Among the 3,900 degrees conferred were those of the Park Scholarships class of 2005. Fourteen Park seniors graduated as Valedictorian and the class had an overall GPA of 3.7. Several Park Scholars were highlighted during the day. Park Scholar Delivers Commencement Address Anna Edens (2005) is no stranger to a microphone. While at NC State, the
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