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Aug 15, 2018
Local NBA Star Sends Seven Kids to N.C. 4-H Camp
Atlanta Hawks shooting guard and Bertie County, North Carolina, native Kent Bazemore recently treated seven first-time summer campers to the N.C. 4-H camp that helped shape his own childhood experiences.
Aug 8, 2018
Student Spotlight: “I Want to Be Part of the Solution”
CALS senior and Agricultural Institute grad Luke Stancil believes that every child deserves a quality education. That’s why he donated $500 in books to his second-grade teacher. And from that single gift, he has created the JOCO Reads Foundation.
'Don't be Afraid of Change'
CALS grad Nelson Powell (at left) never planned on a career in agriculture — until he enrolled in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and discovered a new passion.
A New Type of Turf
World Cup mania may be dying down, but our research on turfgrass — especially a new type of hybrid grass for sports fields — is gaining steam.
Leading the Way
Our agricultural research has a massive economic impact on rural North Carolina.
NC State Extension's work helps fuel the N.C. economy by delivering solutions directly into the hands of the state's citizens.
Nearly all CALS students with high-need degrees graduate with jobs that have salaries well above the state’s median income.
Our Rural Future
Across the state, eyes are on rural North Carolina — especially when it comes to education. For this issue, we’ve gathered a few of our most inspiring students and staff to tell rural stories through the eyes of those who know them best: the people who live and work there. Join us on our journey from the Blue Ridge Mountains to Currituck Sound, telling the stories of rural North Carolina — and CALS.