Stories From 2022

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 13, 2022

YFCS Student Writes Op-Ed on Her Own Immigration Experience

YFCS graduate student, Amma Gatty, writes an op-ed on her own immigration experience.

May 12, 2022

Donaldson Publishes Research on Professional Competencies Within Extension

AEE faculty member & director of graduate programs, Dr. Joseph Donaldson, has recently been published in the Journal of Human Sciences and Extension.

May 11, 2022

Jana Hunter: Meet One of Raleigh’s Rising Middle School Agriculture Teachers

Starting in July, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences graduate Jana Hunter will teach two agriculture courses and start the FFA program at the school.

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.

May 6, 2022

Hardison-Moody Publishes Research on How Motherhood Shapes Leisure Activities for Low-Income Families

YFCS faculty member & director of graduate programs, Dr. Annie Hardison-Moody, has recently been published in the Journal of Leisure Activities.

May 5, 2022

Three AHS Students Recognized at CALS Honors Celebration

Three AHS undergraduate students were recently recognized at the annual CALS Honors Celebration.

May 2, 2022

The Secret to the Work-life Balance

In the May blog post, AEE doctoral student Taylor Jones, discusses how to achieve a work-life "balance" that works for you.

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.