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2021 Krispy Kreme Challenge Goes All-Virtual
The 17th annual Krispy Kreme Challenge, held virtually from Feb. 6-13, 2021, raised $43,000 for UNC Children’s Hospital. This brings the race’s cumulative donation to more than $1.9 million.
Matt Traenkle ’21 Awarded 2021 Mathews Medal
Matt Traenkle '21 was awarded the 2021 Mathews Medal. It is the highest non-academic honor at NC State and recognizes graduating seniors who have served as student leaders and created a lasting legacy at the university.
A Reason to Run
Tatum Kellum '22 explains how the Krispy Kreme Challenge has gone all-virtual for 2021.
Jess Rotenberg ’07 Navigates Uncertainty and Finds Community
Ryley Fallon '24 interviews Jess Rotenberg ’07, who "didn’t expect to be the ‘friendly neighborhood microbiologist’ but leadership is needed in the strangest places sometimes.”
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...
Why We Run: A First Look at NC State Park Scholars Children’s Specialty Care Program
On Dec. 5, 2019, Park Scholars and Krispy Kreme Challenge race directors Georgia Burgess ’21, Natalie Collier ’21, Elise Romola ’21, and Matt Traenkle ’21...
Chris Cooper ’17 Wins Churchill Scholarship
By Mick Kulikowski | NC State News Christopher Cooper ’17, a senior majoring in chemical engineering and economics at North Carolina State University, has been...
Join Krispy Kreme Challenge for Inaugural Benefit (and More!)
The Krispy Kreme Challenge, a beloved NC State tradition initiated by Park Scholars, draws thousands of participants annually from all over the nation (and even...
The Krispy Kreme Challenge: Paving the Way for Entrepreneurship
Greg Mulholland’s name has a permanent spot in Park Scholarships lore, in great part due to his role in co-founding the Krispy Kreme Challenge. When...
Park Scholarships Alumni Find Fit with Deloitte’s Corporate Culture
Although Park Scholars’ backgrounds and interests are widely varied, many alumni have found a home at Deloitte. Deloitte provides audit, tax, consulting, enterprise risk, and financial...