Mar 11, 2022

#WhyIChoseEducation: ‘My Thing Has Always Been Helping Kids and Helping Adults Help Kids,’ Says Autumn Guin ’20PHD

“I feel like I grew up in Poe Hall.” That’s how Autumn Guin ’20PHD describes her time spent as a student at NC State University—and for good reason. Between earning her…

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.

Mar 8, 2022

AHS Welcomes, Awards, Recognitions, and Farewells

We're welcoming new staff members and recognizing and congratulating all who received awards and nominations for the work they contributed to the university, college and department.

Mar 7, 2022

YFCS Faculty Member Publish Research on Grocery Purchasing Habits among Rural and Urban Residents

Dr. Lindsey Haynes-Maslow, a YFCS faculty member, with colleagues from University of Kentucky, University of Tennessee and New York University were recently published in the journal International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health.

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.

Feb 15, 2022

Gonzalez Serves North Carolina Youth and Families

YFCS Assistant Professor, Maru Gonzalez, shares how she serves families and youth in North Carolina.

Feb 9, 2022

Maddy Teno ‘22 Finds Her Fit in Agricultural Science

Maddy Teno discusses her path from the Exploratory Studies program to finding her passion in Agricultural Science and landing an internship with TARGAN.

Jan 26, 2022

YFCS Program Selected as Excellence in Assessment Honoree

The Graduate School has announced the Youth, Family, and Community Sciences program as an Excellence in Assessment honoree.

Jan 25, 2022

AEHS 510 – Knowledge and Theoretical Framework within Your Internship

In the January post of The Student Narrative blog, we will display an assignment from YFCS Graduate Student Shironda Brown from the AEHS 510 course. The assignment focused on the knowledge and theoretical framework that she hopes to learn within her internship.

Jan 13, 2022

“Take the Next Right Step”: A Conversation with Kimberly Eshleman

YFCS Student, Kimberly Eshleman, discusses her transition from staff member to student and what it's like to be part of the last group of admitted students for the YFCS program.