class of 2017

Nov 7, 2016

Goodnight Spotlight: Shannon Dexter

Horticulture aficionado, Shannon Dexter ’17, continues to establish roots in the agriculture field.

Sep 12, 2016

Goodnight Spotlight: Kelsie Gardner

Each month, the Goodnight Scholars Program highlights a select number of current Goodnight Scholars who represent the Program’s highly diverse and involved student cohort. This month, the spotlight focuses on zoology major and aspiring veterinarian, Kelsie Gardner ’17. Goodnight Scholars […]

Sep 1, 2016

Goodnight Scholars Assemble!

Goodnight Scholars answer the call and unite for the annual All Goodnight Meeting at NC State. All 200 Goodnight Scholars in one room. It only happens a handful of times during the year, but when it does, it results in […]

Aug 29, 2016

My Summer on Andros Island

When you think of the Bahamas, you think of pristine beaches and tropical cocktails. But for Tyler Eubanks ’17, his visit down to the Bahamas was all about gaining valuable research experience in environmental science. Goodnight Scholars Program: Tell us […]

Aug 22, 2016

Infectious Research

Brinkley Raynor ’17 receives priceless hands-on research experience studying bacterial biofilms at the Institute for Molecular Infection Biology in Wuerzburg, Germany. Goodnight Scholars Program: Tell us about your summer enrichment experience in Germany. Brinkley Raynor: This summer I worked at the […]

May 16, 2016

Challenge Accepted

2016-2017 Goodnight Scholars Program student leaders are ready for BIG things and BIG challenges at NC State. 64 Goodnight Scholars spanning the Program’s four classes will take on an assortment of traditional and new leadership roles in the community for […]

Apr 15, 2016

Everything is Cool When You’re Part of a Team

The Goodnight Scholars Program and the Boys & Girls Club of Wake County teamed up for an afternoon full of LEGO. Lots and lots of LEGO… For the 2nd annual Goodnight Scholars LEGO Brick Build Competition on April 8th inside […]

Apr 4, 2016

Goodnight Spotlight: Franklin Blum

Each month, the Goodnight Scholars Program highlights a select number of current Goodnight Scholars who represent the Program’s highly diverse and involved student cohort. This month, the spotlight focuses on Asheville native, Franklin Blum ’17. Goodnight Scholars Program: Tell us […]

Mar 28, 2016

Road Tripping for STEM

Twelve Goodnight Scholars. Two vans. One goal: Advocate for STEM education in North Carolina. Conceptualized by Goodnight Scholar Kaleb Morrow ’18 and supported by a team of 11 scholars passionate about spreading STEM education throughout North Carolina, the 1st annual Alternative Service Break: North […]

Mar 26, 2016

Service With A Smile

Fifteen Goodnight Scholars embarked on a journey of service, introspection, and cultural enlightenment in the Republic of Trinidad & Tobago. As part of a continued partnership with the Goodnight Scholars Program, CSLEPS, and Peacework International, 15 Goodnight Scholars spent their […]