Student News

Jul 18, 2019  |  Funding

2019 UGPN Research Collaboration Fund Awarded

The University Global Partnership Network recently awarded the eighth round of the annual Research Collaboration Fund to nine projects between the consortium’s universities. NC State faculty are represented on six of the funded projects this year. The University Global Partnership […]

Jul 17, 2019  |  Student News

Gilman Scholarship Supports Study Abroad Experiences

Four NC State students were recently selected to receive the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to study or intern abroad during the fall of 2019. The Congressionally funded Gilman Program broadens the U.S. student population studying and interning abroad […]

Jun 19, 2019  |  News

Partner Profile: Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) is one of NC State’s strategic partnerships and a top university in Asia. A diverse range of high-quality academic programs at PolyU develops graduates who are critical thinkers, effective communicators, innovative problem solvers, and socially […]

May 8, 2019  |  Student News

13 Receive Gilman Scholarships for Study Abroad

Thirteen NC State students received Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships during the 2018-19 academic year. The program provides scholarships to students of limited financial means to study or intern abroad. NC State students received a combined total of $46,700 in […]

May 1, 2019  |  Staff

Courageous Conversations About Whiteness in Study Abroad

Two Study Abroad staff members, Kory Saunders and Kyle Keith, and one returned study abroad student, Marquan Hamilton, contributed to a recent national community discussion on the topics of inclusion, social justice, and anti-racist education. The Diversity Abroad Task Force […]

Apr 26, 2019  |  Student News

Peace Corps Volunteers Prepare for Service

Fifteen NC State students who will soon be joining the Peace Corps received words of encouragement and advice for their upcoming 27-month service during a send-off celebration on April 24. The volunteers will soon depart for one of the 60+ […]