Students

Oct 7, 2019  |  Scholarships and Awards

Annual Scholarship Gifts Cultivate Student Excellence

Almost half of our undergraduate scholarships come from annual contributions made by commodity groups, businesses, and individuals. This financial assistance frees students to focus their studies and to excel.  

Sep 13, 2019  |  Scholarships and Awards

Weaver & McLaughlin Graduate Student Assistance Awards Announced

NC State’s Department of Crop & Soil Sciences (CSSC) is proud to have awarded graduate assistance to more than 30 post-baccalaureate students in recent years. 

Aug 22, 2019  |  Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight: Cara Mathers Pursues Ph.D. and Peace

There are many levels of study at NC State, as an associate, undergrad, graduate, doctoral, and beyond.  Cara Mathers chose (almost) all of the above.

Aug 16, 2019

Envirothon Competition Centers on NC Agriculture

The 2019 North American National Conservation Foundation (NCF)-Envirothon Competition ended as a North Carolina nail-biter last week. 

Sep 28, 2018  |  Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight: Young Minds of International Horticultural Science

May 29, 2018

The One Who (Almost) Got Away

Eliza Hardy’s great-great-great grandfather, Perrin Busbee, was NC State’s first football coach. When it came time for college applications, CALS was Eliza’s top choice – until her application was first deferred, then wait-listed. Her path to CALS? Complicated.

May 15, 2018  |  Students

The Crop and Soil Sciences Class of 2018.

Congratulations to our graduates!

Apr 27, 2018  |  Students

Crop and Soil Sciences Graduate Students Leadership

Crop and Soil Sciences graduate students Drew Pinnix and Wayne Roper completed the Agriculture Leadership Learning Institute graduate student training program

Apr 8, 2018  |  Other News

CALS PackTrac Includes Some Crop and Soil Science Majors

CALS is proud to boast a unique alternative pathway to students denied traditional freshman admission: PackTrac.

Apr 1, 2018  |  Student Spotlight

Mark Watson’s Paths Lead to Agriculture

“Agriculture is the intersection of plants and people.”