NC State Valedictorian Ellen Orabone ’10 Recognized for Commitment to Global Issues

Ellen Orabone ‘10 was recently featured in GlobalEyes, a publication of the Office of International Affairs, for her passion to develop a global perspective. Orabone studied abroad in Peru and Costa Rica, participated in service trips to Italy and Guatemala, and lived in Nicaragua. This fall, she will pursue a dual-degree natural resources and sustainable development program at American University and the University for Peace in Costa Rica. Read the GlobalEyes feature story ~posted 2010.06.23

Scholars Recognized by Goldwater Foundation

Jessica Badger (2007) was awarded the Goldwater Scholarship, and John Rhoden (2007) received an Honorable Mention. Jessica Badger (2007) was awarded a Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship for the 2006-07 academic year. One of this year’s 323 recipients, she was selected from a field of 1,081 mathematics, science and engineering students who were nominated by the faculties of colleges and universities nationwide. John Rhoden (2007) was one of 128 recipients to be named honorable mention. A Fayetteville native, Jessica is majoring
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