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Dean Richard Linton speaking at a gathering

Feb 1, 2022

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Dean Richard Linton to Step Down

Dean Richard Linton will step down from his position at NC State this month to become the president of Kansas State. Linton joined NC State as the dean of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences in 2012 and has grown the college to 294 faculty in 12 different departments, more than 2,700 undergraduate students and more than 1,000 graduate students during his tenure. 

Mr. and Mrs. Wuf listening to Chancellor Woodson speak

Aug 2, 2021

Extraordinary Leadership

NC State’s mission to create economic, societal and intellectual prosperity for all requires extraordinary leadership — and extraordinary support. We have both. 

Caldwell Fellows group with CCL staff

Dec 18, 2018

Caldwell Fellows Think Big About Leadership

A gift from program alumnus Jeff Williams will ensure life-changing experiences at the Center for Creative Leadership for future Fellows. 

Mar 20, 2017

Exceptional Student Leader Recognized

Sport management major Brandon Smith recently received the 2017 William N. Wasson Student Leadership and Academic Award from the National Intramural-Recreation Sports Association. Smith, the recipient of two parks, recreation and tourism departmental scholarships, is one of 20 students to receive the award nationally. 

Dec 19, 2016

A History of Support

As a professor and head of the history department at NC State, David Zonderman is passionate about supporting the university through faculty and staff giving. 

Dec 19, 2016

NC State Alum Wins Prestigious Voices in Solidarity Award

Tyler Confrey-Maloney '13 received the prestigious Voices in Solidarity award, the highest honor given to men who have devoted their lives and careers to ending violence against women. 

Nov 2, 2016

Leadership Opportunities Spur Nsonwu’s Big Dreams

The doors opened by her Shelton-Caldwell Fellows Scholarship have taught Adora Nsonwu valuable lessons about being a servant leader. 

Nov 2, 2016

Preparing Educational Leaders of Change

The Northeast Leadership Academy is helping North Carolina public schools get the innovative leaders they need to improve the education — and lives — of children in one of our state’s underserved regions.