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Park Scholarships Welcomes Dana Dubis

The Park Scholarships team is pleased to welcome Dana Dubis as the program’s development associate. In this new position, Dubis will serve as a key point of contact for the Park Scholarships’ fundraising and development-related initiatives – both the internal, detailed logistical tasks and communications work, as well as the relational, external roles required to foster support for the Park Scholarships. The Park Scholarships development associate position was created as part of the program’s efforts to grow its endowment. In
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Park Scholarships Welcomes Thomas Hall

The Park Scholarships team is pleased to welcome Thomas Hall as a part-time graduate assistant. As our graduate assistant, Thomas will assist on many Park Scholarships programs including Retreats and Learning Labs. He will manage Freshman Seminar and PRK courses, as well as the Faculty Mentor program. He will also contribute to our recruitment and selection efforts. Thomas has just completed two years as a college adviser with the Davidson College Advising Corps at R-S Central High School in Rutherfordton, NC. At
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Park Scholarships Welcomes Reneé Tutchton

The Park Scholarships team is pleased to welcome Reneé Tutchton, Assistant Director of External Relations. Reneé will oversee the Park Scholarships program’s communications and recruiting efforts, and she will also play a major role in the application and selection process. In addition, she will serve as adviser to the students who serve on the Park Scholarships Distinguished Speakers committees, including the William C. Friday Award and Gerald H. Elkan Distinguished Lecture in Science and Society. She will also oversee the Park
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Former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Speaks to Park Scholars

The General H. Hugh Shelton Leadership Center and Park Scholarships program sponsored a talk by General Hugh Shelton entitled “The Role of the U.S. Military and Cabinet-level Agencies with Perspectives on Afghanistan, Iraq, and Haiti.” Shelton is the 14th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and an alumnus of NC State University. The evening provided Park Scholars and members of the NC State community with an opportunity to learn about how the American government and military have impacted nation-building
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