Villages

Samantha Johns
January 30, 2018

Everything We’ve Ever Known: A Performance Installation

Led by Samantha Johns (the Arts Village’s first ever guest Artist-in-Residence), NC State students have worked quickly, opened their minds to each other, and built a record of everything they have ever known. Honestly, every last thing. Students […]

Make A Thon 2018
January 29, 2018

During Make-a-thon, Students Create Sustainability Solutions

In this unique NC State innovation competition, students design and prototype solutions to sustainability challenges. Imagine a future where the power of your footsteps can generate electricity. That’s the student idea that took home top […]

Make-A-Thon Trashr
January 22, 2018

NC State Students Launch Company To Modernize Dumpsters

At the 2016 NC State Make-a-thon, Trashr was developed. In addition to winning the waste category, the project caught the attention of NC State’s Waste Reduction and Recycling Office, which offered the student team the […]

EcoVillage Invasive Species
October 19, 2017

Learning by Doing

Before coming to NC State, student Joe Endrws had never touched a power saw. Now, the wooden birdhouse he built during his first few weeks on campus is helping attract birds and deter insects at […]

NC State Residence Halls
September 13, 2017

Where Learning is a Way of Life

NC State’s Living and Learning Villages provide students with an experiential education outside the classroom. The 16 villages also help create a sense of community in a campus with more than 35,000 students.

July 10, 2017

Four Years In, EcoVillage Impact Builds

Four years ago when NC State student Austin Bowman moved into EcoVillage, a sustainability-focused living and learning community on campus, he didn’t know much about sustainability or that it would change the direction of his […]

June 14, 2017

University Housing Welcomes Eight New Community Directors

University Housing is excited to welcome eight new Community Directors (CDs) to our team on June 19th. The CD is a live-in professional that provides leadership, role modeling, supervision and guidance in creating vibrant and […]

January 3, 2017

Black Male Initiative Fostering Community and Future Leaders

“Success is something that is relative. It varies from person to person. It’s academic excellence, but a major component is also personal growth….Complete student success is the start to better understanding yourself.” – Joe Reynolds