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Jun 5, 2019

Strengthening Partnerships in Europe

To strengthen and expand NC State’s partnerships in Europe, Chancellor Randy Woodson recently visited a few universities where NC State students and faculty are involved in academic exchanges and research collaboration. Each visit provided the opportunity to meet with senior leadership for discussions about areas for increased cooperation as well as tours of key research centers and… 

Apr 10, 2019

Students Honored at Chancellor’s Scholarship Reception

Recipients of the Chancellor’s Study Abroad Scholarship spoke of the transformative effect their study abroad experiences had on their collegiate and personal lives at the annual celebratory reception on April 5 in Talley Student Union. The Chancellor’s Scholarships are competitive scholarships awarded to students from the University’s Greatest Needs Fund, which Chancellor Randy Woodson uses… 

Jun 25, 2018

Study Abroad Surpasses Participation and Diversity Goals

A Commitment Partner of the Institute of International Education’s (IIE) Generation Study Abroad initiative, NC State University’s Study Abroad Office surpassed its 2019 enrollment goal one year early. Preliminary data for 2017-2018 shows a 53.6 percent increase in total enrollment in study abroad, with a 129 percent increase in underrepresented students, including first-generation and racial/ethnic minority… 

Jun 20, 2018

Partner Profile: University of Concepción

A delegation from NC State recently visited the University of Concepción and met with senior leadership to formulate new strategies to promote research collaboration and academic exchange. During the visit, Chancellor Randy Woodson gained insights from Rector Carlos Saavedra about his plans for internationalization and research at the university.  The third oldest university in Chile, the… 

Apr 4, 2018

2018 Chancellor’s Study Abroad Scholarship Recipients Honored

The Study Abroad Office honored forty-six recipients of the Chancellor’s Study Abroad Scholarship at an awards ceremony last week. The students received recognition for their commitment to on-campus and international academic achievement, and several took the stage to share stories of study abroad’s personal impact. The 2017-2018 scholarship recipients represent 26 majors from eight NC State…