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Elizabeth Lee article in the Fayetteville Observer from December 30, 1985

May 22, 2023

Shattering Glass Ceilings To Shape a Modern World

Under a new dean and a new curriculum, Elizabeth Bobbit Lee thrived as the sole female graduate in a class full of men, even as she set the mold for a life well lived. 

Students working at drafting tables in the College of Design, circa 1955

May 20, 2023

The Class That Started It All

The students who graduated from the School of Design in the spring of 1953 were the first to complete the new school’s five-year course load. Their commitment set the pace for everything that came after. 

May 18, 2023

Designing a Diplomatic Future

Recent Master of International Studies graduate Ayele Kuevidjen is set to launch her career on the global stage as an American diplomat in the foreign service. 

May 17, 2023

Calling Dr. Quarterback

Earlier this month, former three-year starter Tol Avery established himself as NC State’s first “Dr. Quarterback” when he earned his advanced degree in education from Fayetteville State University, some 40 years after his final start for the Wolfpack. 

May 15, 2023

NC State Leadership, Alumni Recognized on ‘Power 100’ List

Business North Carolina released their “Power List 2023,” honoring the state’s most influential leaders. The Wolfpack turned out strong, with Chancellor Woodson, other NC State leaders and more than 30 alumni earning recognition. 

spring 2023 graduation

May 9, 2023

Opportunities Abound for NC State Grads

Our Wolfpack alumni family grew by leaps and bounds this year, with more than 6,500 students turning their tassels to become proud alumni during spring commencement ceremonies. Many of these graduates participated in a variety of high-impact experiences during their time at NC State. 

A student wearing a red graduation gown holds up her mortar board in front of her face.

May 3, 2023

The Class of 2023 Is Ready for Graduation

We talked with four members of the graduating class about the defining moments of their time at NC State — building everything from race cars to fashion empires — and their plans for the future. 

A man sits behind a camera.

Apr 19, 2023

Behind the Camera

Film studies alumnus Kieran Moreira’s path to a picture-perfect career started at NC State and led to professional success creating videos for tech companies and indie films. 

General Anthony J. Cotton

Apr 14, 2023

Anthony J. Cotton, Military Commander and Alumnus, Will Address 2023 Graduates

Gen. Anthony J. Cotton, the commander at United States Strategic Command at Offutt Air Force Base in Nebraska and an NC State alumnus, will deliver the commencement address during NC State’s spring commencement ceremony. 

Apr 13, 2023

Former Player Palmateer Tapped To Lead Yow Cancer Fund

Jenny Palmateer spent much of her playing and coaching career learning from her life-long mentor. Palmateer has been named the CEO of the Kay Yow Cancer Fund, becoming the first former Wolfpack player to lead the charity named for the late coach.