Grace Baucom

May 16, 2022

Evaluation Expert Jay Jayaratne on 18 Years – So Far! – at NC State

Our faculty feature for the month of May is on Jay Jay Jayaratne, AEE faculty member and state leader for extension evaluation. He discusses how his research, teaching, and extension work helps make sure that extension education in our state is effective.

May 9, 2022

La Toya Hardin ‘22 on Supporting Fellow Veterans Through Family Life Coaching

La Toya Hardin, Army veteran and YFCS Graduate Student, discusses her path from the military to the YFCS graduate program and her focus on veteran mental health support.

Apr 29, 2022

AEHS 557 – Personal Philosophy of Volunteer Management Statement

In the April post of The Student Narrative blog, we will display an assignment from AEE Undergraduate Student Grace Baucom from the AEHS 557 course. The assignment focused on creating a personal philosophy for volunteer management.

Apr 28, 2022

Chrissy Haynes ‘07 ‘19 Serves Her Community as Montgomery County Extension Director

Chrissy Haynes, a YFCS alumni, discusses her path from intern to county director within cooperative extension over the course of 15 years.

Apr 18, 2022

Helping Students, Helping Families: A Conversation with Annie Hardison-Moody

YFCS Professor and Director of Graduate Programs, Annie Hardison-Moody, discusses her path to becoming a tenure track faculty member and provides advice for graduate students.

Apr 7, 2022

Lucas Seijo on Internships, Oaks Leadership Scholars Program, and Future Plans

Senior AHS student, Lucas Seijo, discusses his passion for agricultural and politics and how they became a double major and a future goal.

Mar 30, 2022

Harnett County Superintendent Grateful for Wolfpack Roots

Harnett County Superintendent, Aaron Fleming, discusses how NC State provided him the tools to be successful as an agricultural educator that transitioned to an administrator.

Mar 16, 2022

“A Vastly Rewarding Experience”: Joseph Donaldson’s Career-Long Commitment to Excellence in Extension Education

AEE Professor and Director of Graduate Programs, Joseph Donaldson, discusses his passion for extension education and mentoring agricultural and extension students.

Mar 10, 2022

Amira Alexander ‘15, ‘22 on Family Life, Community Empowerment, and Purpose

YFCS graduate student, Amira Alexander, discusses how NC State has influenced her family life, community empowerment, and purpose.

Feb 28, 2022

Alumni Spotlight: Ivery Turns Passion into a Career

YFCS Alumni, Niambi Ivery, discusses how the program assisted her with a career change and provided her with the tools and skills to excel in her new career path.