Dec 3, 2018
Transforming Tragedy Into Triumph: Animal Science's Kelly Blanton
A catastrophic rodeo accident left Kelly Blanton paralyzed from the shoulders down – one month before she was supposed to start attending her dream school, NC State. But she decided that nothing would stop her.
Dec 3, 2018
Rhinos On The Resume: International Experience Boosts Students' Future Plans
Led by beloved Animal Science faculty member Shweta Trivedi, a select group of students spends weeks in South Africa each summer, following a wildlife veterinarian on his rounds and helping conduct key white rhino research.
Aug 2, 2018
Multidisciplinary Maven: Animal Science’s Sabriya Dobbins
Growing up in Fayetteville, Sabriya Dobbins always wanted to go to NC State and become a veterinarian. She made it to CALS as a Jefferson Scholar and a Caldwell Fellow. And she realized that her calling was different, and more diverse, than expected.
Sep 12, 2016
Got Sheep? Want A Solar Farm?
Many solar energy companies have started leasing land from farmers to build solar farms – and hiring sheep to control ground cover. The trend has been a revitalizing force in the North Carolina sheep industry.