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December 2021

Dec 22, 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 21, 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. 

Mr. and Mrs. Kidd working their garlic farm.

Dec 21, 2021

YFCS 523: A Tale of Two Cities and the Forgotten Poor

In December's The Student Narrative blog, YFCS graduate student Jessica Corn shares her assignment from the YFCS 523 course, focusing on economic immobility and how North Carolina families suffer the consequences. 

One corner of the Centennial Gateway against a cloud-filled sky

Dec 17, 2021

Extension Specialist Silliman on 20 Years Serving NC Cooperative Extension

Ben Silliman reflects on his 20 years at NC State after announcing his retirement. 

Dec 16, 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 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 14, 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.  

steel wolf on campus

Dec 13, 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. 

A family playing a board game together

Dec 12, 2021

Alumna Applies Knowledge to Support Parents, Caregivers and Children

AHS alumna Kylie Rymanowicz reminisces on her time at NC State and how she applies the skills and knowledge she gained here to support parents, caregivers, and children. 

Dec 10, 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.