Living and Learning Villages

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Albright Entrepreneurs VillageAlbright Entrepreneurs Village

Residents live and work with entrepreneurial- minded peers of all disciplines to explore and develop themselves in an environment that inspires creativity and innovation.

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Arts VillageArts Village

Uniting students from various personal and academic backgrounds who have a passion for the arts by exposing them to the theatre, arts and crafts, music, and dance.

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Black Male InitiativeBlack Male Initiative

Promoting brotherhood and developing leaders through academic success, personal growth, professional development, and self-responsibility.

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The EcoVillage allows students to explore their interests in environmental conservation, energy, sustainable industry and business, and agriculture through community service, field trips, social events and educational programming.

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Engineering VillageEngineering Village

Introducing first-year engineering students to the field of engineering by encouraging a thoughtful consideration of the grand challenges facing our world, offering opportunities to connect personal, academic and career goals.

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Exploratory Studies VillageExploratory Studies Village

Offers a year of guided inquiry and exploration coupled with one-on-one sessions with academic advisers to help move students through the career planning and decision-making process.

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Global VillageGlobal Village

For students interested in living and interacting with people from different backgrounds, experiences, countries, and viewpoints.

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Honors and Scholars VillagesHonors and Scholars Village

Life in these villages centers around a wide range of social, cultural and educational activities, all designed to help students become informed citizens, ethical leaders and active contributors to our campus and community.

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Impact Leadership VillageImpact Leadership Village

Helping students identify their strengths, develop their leadership abilities, and learn how to apply these skills to solve some of the world’s most pressing issues.

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Native SpaceNative Space

Providing a community for incoming Native American and American Indian students and allies through a supportive and culturally engaged campus environment.

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Students Advocating for YouthStudents Advocating for Youth (SAY) Village

Residents of SAY Village develop close mentoring relationships with local elementary school students and learn what it means to be a youth advocate.

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STATE VillageTransfer Connections Village

Provides support to incoming transfer students as they transition to NC State.

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Wellness VillageWellness Village

Open to all NC State students committed to living a balanced lifestyle. The village encourages developing and maintaining personal overall wellness through coursework, small programs, mentorships and high-impact events.

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Women in Science and Engineering VillageWomen in Science and Engineering (WISE)

Exclusively for first- and second-year females majoring in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. WISE members have the opportunity to network with other goal-oriented women as they pursue their STEM major.

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Women of Welch (WOW) VillageWomen of Welch (WOW) Village

WOW Village enhances women’s leadership opportunities outside the classroom through empowerment, leadership development, self-awareness, diversity, and social justice.

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Opportunity for Scholar-In-Residence

Apply by April 12, 2021. The University Honors and Scholars Programs and Honors and Scholars Village seek an NC State faculty member to serve as the 2021-2022 Honors and Scholars Village Scholar-in-Residence. To be eligible,

Dinner with Dean Braden

Dining with the Deans: A Faculty Engagement Dinner Series

On Tuesday, February 19, 2019, Living and Learning Initiatives hosted the first installment of their “Dining with the Deans” Series featuring Dean Jeff Braden from the College of Humanities and Social Sciences. To demystify the

Honors Forum

A Guide to Scholars Forum

Dance. Art. Movies. Academic enrichment. All of these and much more are explored every week during Scholars Forum. Scholars Forum offers many fun and diverse ways to engage with the Scholars and Honors communities and

Scott O'Leary

Interview with Dr. Scott O’Leary

Dr. Scott O’Leary is the Honors and Scholars Village Director. He came into this position in August, and he hit the ground running. His vision is to use the newness of the village to provide