Student News

May 3, 2021

Student Spotlights: Graduating Global Ambassadors

Our Global Ambassadors support the Office of Global Engagement in bringing global perspectives to campus by providing their peer students with opportunities to advance their cultural understanding, skills and experience. They frequently host Global Ambassador Nights to facilitate cultural sharing […]

Apr 21, 2021

Five NC State Wilson College of Textiles Students Showcase Their Creativity and Resilience During an Unusual 2020 Spring Semester

The COVID-19 pandemic caused the Spring 2020 semester to take an unexpected turn.  Unaware of the coming health crisis, five NC State students from the Wilson College of Textiles left the US in January, 2020 to study abroad at the […]

Jan 25, 2021

Three NC State Students Named Gilman Scholarships Winners

Three NC State students are the recipients of the prestigious Gilman Scholarship for the 2021 academic year. The Gilman Scholarship’s mission is to “enable American students to gain proficiency in diverse languages and cultures, skills that are critically important to […]

Oct 14, 2020

Global Engagement Plans Virtual International Education Celebrations

The Office of Global Engagement will be celebrating International Education Month virtually this November. There will be a mix of live and pre-recorded events throughout the month. NC State’s celebration is an expanded version of International Education Week, which is […]

Oct 12, 2020

Switching GEARS

COVID-19 forced NC State’s academic programs online this spring, but also presented the Global Training Initiative with an opportunity to expand their reach. GTI’s Global Education, Academics, and Research Skills (GEARS) program — an academic, research and cultural exchange program […]