Stories From 2021

Dec 30, 2021

YFCS Alumni Applies Knowledge and Skills to Support Parents, Caregivers, Children

Youth, Family and Community Sciences Alumni, Kylie Rymanowicz, discusses the knowledge and skills she earned at NC State and how she applies them to support parents, caregivers, and children.

Dec 27, 2021

Academic and Student Affairs Year in Review

Look back on some of the biggest headlines, most inspiring stories and incredible gifts to enhance student life in 2021.

Dec 24, 2021

2021 in Review

Despite the obvious challenges, this was a year of triumphs for our Wolfpack. Look back on 21 of our biggest stories from 2021.

Dec 22, 2021

YFCS 523 – The Tale of Two Cities: Charlotte and Raleigh have forgotten about the Poor

In the December post of The Student Narrative blog, YFCS Graduate Student Jessica Corn will display an assignment from the YFCS 523 course. The assignment will focus on economic immobility and how North Carolina families suffer the consequences.

Dec 21, 2021

Passion for Helping Families Inspires Online Grad to Cross the Finish Line

Online graduate overcomes health obstacles to earn her degree with her passion for helping others as a guiding force throughout her educational journey.

Dec 20, 2021

College Advising Corps, Juntos 4-H Celebrate Statewide Partnerships

college advisors, alumni and others from across North Carolina came together to celebrate both programs’ achievements, look ahead to the future and enjoy a great meal. 

Dec 17, 2021

Extension Specialist Silliman on 20 Years Serving NC Cooperative Extension

Ben Silliman discusses his time and experiences at NC State after announcing his retirement after 20 years here.

Dec 16, 2021

Study Examines LGBTQ+ Competencies Among 4-H Professionals

A first-of-its-kind study revealed a gap between knowledge and skills of 4-H professionals in engaging and developing programs for LGBTQ+ youth in 4-H across North Carolina.

Dec 15, 2021

NC State Leads Raleigh Effort to Meet Students’ Basic Needs

In response to alarming rates of food and housing insecurity among college students, NC State is joining forces with the city of Raleigh and other area institutions to develop systems-level solutions. The effort is sponsored by the National League of Cities.

Dec 14, 2021

Online Degree Elevates Furloughed Camp Director to Licensing Family Caseworker

Furloughed camp director finds her passion for working as a licensing family caseworker in the foster care industry while earning her masters degree as a student in the NC State Online and Distance Education program.