Stories From Sep 2021

Sep 30, 2021

CALS Alumna Named New Assistant Director of Ag Institute

In her role as the assistant director for the Ag Institute, NC State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences alumna Alyssa Degreenia will focus on growing the internship program for AGI and CALS students. She will also focus on AGI student recruitment and retention.

Sep 29, 2021

Animal Science Masters Student Finds Job to Fulfill Her Passions

AHS alumna continues her passion with working in Extension and continuing her education in the graduate program.

Sep 27, 2021

YFCS September Blog: How Power Shifted During The Great Resignation of 2021

In the September YFCS blog post, Graduate Certificate Coordinator Jessica Williams discusses The Great Resignation. The pandemic has allowed employees to be conscious of their value, but are employers ready to change their policies to keep them?

Sep 24, 2021

YFCS Alumni Undergoes Realization Amid COVID Pandemic

A YFCS alumni deicides to actively pursue her passion after the COVID pandemic makes her realize that her heart belongs in another field.

Sep 22, 2021

Help Feed the Pack

The Feed the Pack food pantry has recently seen a decline in food donations and would like to encourage the NC State community to help replenish its shelves. In the month of August, the pantry distributed 9,263 pounds of food over 657 visits.

Sep 21, 2021

How the Pandemic Has Triggered a Cycle of Mental Health Struggles and Physical Inactivity

This cyclical public health problem has hit lower-income households particularly hard.

Sep 20, 2021

Sarah Kirby Recognized as Outstanding CALS Graduate Instructor of 2021

YFCS Professor wins College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Outstanding Graduate Instructor of 2021.

Sep 16, 2021

New Campus Master Plan Needs Your Input

NC State planners are building a framework to meet future needs and align campus development with the university’s new strategic plan. Find out how you can contribute to the process.

Sep 14, 2021

As Part of the Pack, You’re Never Alone

For Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, NC State Counseling and Prevention Services is identifying some of the risk factors for suicide and pointing community members to resources that can help. 

Sep 13, 2021

5 Must-Dos as a CALS Student

Whether you’re new to CALS or NC State, or you just haven’t gotten around to it, here are five things every College of Agriculture and Life Sciences student should do before the new school year is over.