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CALS Alumni

Allen James

Sep 4, 2021

‘We Can All Do Our Part’

Among the many efforts in which distinguished alum Allen James and his wife, Ann, helped support, the N.C. Plant Sciences Initiative was one of the most important. With their support comes a special message: We can all do our part for efforts we believe in, and we can do it at all levels, big and small. 

Photo of students in caps and gowns at NC State commencement

Aug 2, 2021

Alumna Shares Experience as an Agricultural Science Teacher

NC State alumna Ally Edwards is a driven and passionate agricultural science teacher. Edwards talks about her journey and the steps she took to achieve her dreams. 

Machelle Baker Sanders

Jun 29, 2021

Building a State of Prosperity

North Carolina Secretary of Commerce Machelle Baker Sanders has always been passionate about two things: STEM education and serving others. The CALS alumnus shares her vision for creating a vibrant and inclusive economy for North Carolina. 

Brad Kearney in his Army uniform

Jun 23, 2021

Solving Health Crises for a Better World

Four years after earning his doctorate, CALS alumnus Bradley Kearney joined the Army as a biochemist. During the COVID-19 pandemic, he's providing the best possible health system for all Army operations. 

Jamora Hamilton

Jun 11, 2021

A Curious Mind for Bugs

Jamora Hamilton enjoys learning about bugs. The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences alumna shares how her love for these tiny creatures began and why she almost gave it up. 

Apr 19, 2021

Alumna Pam Marrone’s Career Produces Bio-Ag Breakthroughs

Pam Marrone, the architect of three bio-ag startups, now coaches other entrepreneurs in the growing industry. She says a Ph.D. in entomology from NC State laid the foundation for her success. 

Jan 27, 2021

Day of Giving Challenge: Throwback

A Sign of the Times That haircut? Cargo shorts? They *totally* looked good at the time. It’s the memories that matter, right? Post your best throwback photos and show us that pre-glowup style. Eligible to submit on Twitter, Instagram with #GivingPack and tagging the college, program or fund of the user’s choice. Also eligible to… 

Jan 27, 2021

Day of Giving Challenge – Emoji Challenge

Show us how you really feel about the 🐺 🐾 Describe anything you love about NC State in emojis! This can be your time as a student, stories or what it means to be a part of the Pack. Get creative and do your best to bring out your inner-emoji-artist. Users are eligible to submit on… 

Jan 27, 2021

Day of Giving Challenge – #GivingPack Match Champion

Spread the Word Help us spread the word about NC State’s Day of Giving on Twitter! Tell your friends and family all about #GivingPack and the unit you’re supporting. The college, program or fund that receives the most mentions using #GivingPack will earn some bonus funds. Let’s get #GivingPack trending! Requirements to participate in #GivingPack Match… 

Jan 27, 2021

Day of Giving Challenge- #GivingPack Match Challenge

Spread the Word Note: This Day of Giving Challenge is all day Wednesday, March 24, 2021 or until the threshold is met. Tell us something you love about NC State — why you chose it, a favorite memory, a shout-out to a friend, your favorite campus spot, etc. — and tweet using the hashtag #GivingPack. Mention…