Scholars Blog

Jan 11, 2018  |  Scholars Blog

New Year, Better Me

Instead of a New Year’s resolution, make a New Year’s commitment!

Dec 6, 2017  |  Scholars Blog

Raise Your Hand If You Want To Be A Teacher

Lauren Smith ’19 reflects on her journey in becoming a kindergarten teacher, and the dizzying responses she receives when professing her love for education.

Nov 2, 2017  |  Scholars Blog

Fake I.D.

Facing the toughest semester of his life at NC State, Caleb Drum ’20 finds strength and motivation in family and friends.

Oct 3, 2017  |  Scholars Blog

Are You Ready For Your Blessing?

A simple question from Chance The Rapper guides Iliana Claudio ’21 along her journey as a Goodnight Scholar at NC State.

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.