Scholars Blog

Sep 5, 2017  |  Scholars Blog

A Newfound Home

Many ups and downs led to the moment when the Transfer Class of 2019’s Richard Trevorrow could call NC State “home.”

Aug 14, 2017  |  Scholars Blog

Stop and Smell the Roses

Four years of the academic grind can make you lose sight of the why. As she prepares for her final year at NC State, Kendall Rease ’18 finds simple ways to keep her focus.

May 8, 2017  |  Scholars Blog

Stephen’s Top College Lessons

It has been extremely difficult for me, but I am finally coming to terms with the fact that my life is going to change drastically after graduation.

Apr 4, 2017  |  Scholars Blog

Dear Jeremy

In his blogging swan song, Jeremy Park ’20 hops into a time machine and writes inspirational letters to his 18 and 22-year old self.

Mar 2, 2017  |  Scholars Blog

Escape The Cycle of Stress

How do you handle college life when your academic coursework ramps up the difficulty? Kevin Hernandez ’19 is learning first-hand that the trick to escaping the stress cycle is often found in other people.

Feb 2, 2017  |  Scholars Blog

Finding the Right Balance

Catrina Rateb ’18 provides a “cheat sheet” for success for the overwhelmed, overworked, and exhausted college student.

Dec 2, 2016  |  Scholars Blog

College Is Everything It’s Cracked Up To Be

In his debut senior blog, Stephen Carpenter ’17 cracks wise about the power of laughter in overcoming adversity and sorrow.

Nov 2, 2016  |  Scholars Blog

Pay It Forward: Deconstructed

The phrase “pay it forward” gets tossed around a lot in the Goodnight Scholars Program. Jeremy Park ’20 breaks down this popular expression in his first-year scholar blog debut.

Oct 3, 2016  |  Scholars Blog

Overcoming the “Sophomore Slump”

The sophomore slump is real. Very real. Kevin Hernandez ’19 shares how he plans to keep the positive momentum going from his first-year at NC State.