The Junior Class (Caldwell class of 2016) reconnected for a September weekend at Aqueduct Retreat Center. There was time for work on personal statements and resumes and reviewing strengths and goals, and time for enjoying musical talents of current Caldwell and visiting alumni, who came to share not only their experiences since graduating, but some tunes as well!
Caldwells experienced two amazing Wilderness adventures in May – one to Oregon and another to Utah. One in snow, one in red rocks! Watch the video for a sample of the adventures!
We will be welcoming back all Caldwells this Sunday evening at our first dinner seminar of the year. We are looking forward to hearing what adventures were had this summer. Our theme for 2014-15 is the Heart of the Matter. We will explore ways to create rich and fulfilling lives by integrating the arts into our education and careers.
Visit us during WWW on Tuesday, August 19, in Witherspoon Student Center Room 201, from 11:00am-noon. The Caldwell Fellows program is the only university-wide scholarship program open to students after they complete their first semester at NC State. Learn how this is not your typical scholarship program by meeting some of this diverse community of scholars who are committed to developing themselves as leaders for the greater good. Check us out at www.ncsu.edu/caldwell and check the full schedule for WWW.
Read about Caldwell alumn, Patrick White, in this story from the NC State Alumni Blog.
Growing up in Greenville, N.C., Patrick White was struck by how hard his mom worked as a middle school science teacher. So when he went off to study chemistry and math at NC State, he had no interest in teaching as a possible career.
“I thought the last thing I would do was be a teacher,” he says. Read more
Twenty-six outstanding N.C. State freshmen have been named the Caldwell Fellows Class of 2017. These exceptional students were selected on the basis of their outstanding character, leadership potential, scholarship and their dedication to service.
Congratulations to the twenty-six members of the Caldwell Class of 2017. They are Justin Baker, Sarah Bristol, Austin Bryan, Stefy Castro-Vazquez, Yvonne Chazal, Cristian Del Valle, Sabriya Dobbins, Fatima Fatajo, Shaun Fath, Hannah Frank, Andi Gibbs, Caila Holley, Sam Jasper, Devin Johnson, Rob Johnson, Bhavana Kaki, LaMecca Knoll, Jess Kraus, Jake Lasky, Jacob Lineberry, Jen Murphy, Sofia Olaechea, Allison Press, Justine Schnitzler, Tyrek Shepard, and Caswell Turner.
The Caldwell Fellowbration on Saturday, February 22, was so much fun! 185 current Caldwell Fellows, alumni, and guests enjoyed delicious food catered by PR@ The Poole, great music courtesy of DJ Brooks Prior, dancing and lip syncing orchestrated by the Fellows. The venue, the Carol Poole Clubhouse at the Lonnie Poole Golf Course, is spectacular and offers a lovely view of downtown Raleigh.
We are so proud of our Caldwell alum, Justin LeBlanc, who made it to New York Fashion Week and the Grand Finale of Project Runway on October 17th! Read the story in the NC State Alumni Blog!
Our amazing Justin LeBlanc, Caldwell class of 2008, was on Project Runway which began Thursday, July 18 at 9pm on Lifetime. Justin is now on the faculty at the NC State College of Design. He is pictured at left on a study abroad trip during his time as a Caldwell student. Read more and see more pictures on the NC State Alumni blog! And in the NC State Bulletin. And the News and Observer!
The Sophomore retreat at Aqueduct Center (pictured) provided time for the class of 2016 to reconnect after summer and to plan the year ahead! The Junior Class retreat is September 13 and 14.