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May 8, 2019  |  Scholars Blog

Embracing Confusion

From preschool to high school we have been conditioned to a pretty standard daily routine. Wake up too early, go to school, participate in any extracurriculars, have fun with friends/hobbies, stay up too late, repeat. Then comes the game changer: […]

Mar 21, 2019  |  Scholars Blog

Updates From Uni

I stepped off the plane onto the open tarmac, greeted by an overcast sky and the glint of a sun struggling to escape out into the open. I could hardly believe it. We had made it. We had arrived in […]

Jan 28, 2019  |  Goodnight Spotlight

Goodnight Spotlight: Selma Okyere-Badoo

Selma is not wasting any time making her mark at NC State and in the Goodnight Scholars community.

Sep 8, 2016  |  Scholars Blog

Limitless Options

Chemical engineer Catrina Rateb ’18 drops a little veteran wisdom regarding self-discovery in our new Third Year Scholar Blog. “What engineering discipline should I major in?” was probably the first question I asked myself upon my acceptance to NC State and […]

Aug 31, 2016

Goodnight Spotlight: Asa Augustin

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 mechanical engineer, Goodnight Mentor, and dual Shack-a-thon and LEGO Brick […]

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 […]

Jan 22, 2016

New Year’s Fireworks

Let Jeffrey inspire you to light the fireworks for the New YOU! I’ve always wondered why we launch fireworks on New Year’s Day to celebrate the arrival of the New Year aside from the obvious aesthetics. Fireworks are the expression […]