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Spring 2021 Office of Global Engagement Unit Awards Announced

During our Spring 2021 virtual retreat, we honored our employees for their exceptional service throughout a turbulent 2020. We received 15 nominations from across the division and selected one recipient per award category. Congratulations to the 2021 recipients!   Ginger […]
Students package meals at the Rise Against Hunger event in Talley Student Union during Winter Welcome Week

A Helping Hand: Wolfpack Fights World Hunger

The student organizers of Leadership and Civic Engagement’s Rise Against Hunger event during Winter Welcome Week reflect on their experience and how resources such as Feed the Pack and the Student Emergency Fund help combat food insecurity on campus.

NC State Prague Ready to Welcome Study-Abroad Students

On January 20, NC State Prague will welcome a group of 17 students for the spring semester. “We have solid COVID-19 safety protocols in place of which staff and faculty have been trained,“ says Anaël Symůnková, Communications Specialist, for the […]
Educators in Warren County, N.C., with their donated virtual reality headsets

Donation Expands Students’ Experiences Through Virtual Reality

When the COVID-19 pandemic caused the cancellation of the Science Olympiad National Tournament to be hosted by NC State last spring, officials had to pivot. One creative outcome that’s making a difference? They worked with Lenovo to distribute nearly $1 million in donated virtual reality headsets, meant for event competitors, to students across North Carolina.