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The Memorial Belltower, as seen from Holladay Hall

Feb 24, 2022

Caldwell Fellows Fundraising Campaign ‘Thinks Big’

As NC State wraps up its Think and Do the Extraordinary Campaign, the Caldwell Fellows celebrates the impact of program alumni, friends and supporters. 

Alisa Andrews at the Bodie Island Lighthouse

Feb 22, 2022

Jefferson Scholar Alisa Andrews is Making Sustainable Differences

In addition to being a Caldwell Fellow, University Ambassador and member of the University Honors and Scholars Program, Alisa Andrews is a Thomas Jefferson Scholar, a program that provides advising support, scholarships and community to students double majoring in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences and the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Learn about the experiences that inspired her to pursue a career dedicated to sustainable solutions. 

Ryan O’Donnell with Mr. and Ms. Wuf

Nov 2, 2021

A Head Start: Poole Entrepreneurship Alum Shares Impact of the Program in the Real World

Poole College alumnus and former Caldwell Fellow Ryan O’Donnell ’15 shares how he was recently able to sell the company he launched as a senior because of the training he learned during his time at NC State. 

William O'Brien sits on a wall at NC State's campus in a red Wolfpack polo.

Aug 30, 2021

A Lifetime of Commitment

William O’Brien ’81 created his legacy and boosted NC State’s through his work as an alumnus, volunteer and donor. He’s honoring his experiences with the Caldwell Fellows program by creating a new endowment through planned and current use gifts that will continue serving Caldwell Fellows far into the future. 

Copper Wolf on Central Campus in the fall

Apr 19, 2021

The Caldwell Fellows Program Has Announced the Members of Its Class of 2024

The program selects NC State students completing their first year on campus, and its mission is developing the next generation of self-aware, globally-minded humans that engage in creative, conscientious leadership. 

headshot of jim clark

May 1, 2020

English Professor Emeritus Receives North Carolina Humanities Council’s Highest Honor

James W. Clark, Jr., a member of NC State’s faculty for 38 years, has won the 2020 John Tyler Caldwell Award for the Humanities. 

Head and shoulders shot of man against a white background

Apr 28, 2020

Longtime 4-H Friend and Author Wins Again

Longtime 4-H friend and supporter James W. Clark Jr. was recently named winner of the North Carolina Humanities Council’s prestigious John Tyler Caldwell Award for the Humanities. 

Layne Baker leaning against a tree

Dec 17, 2019

A Vision for Doing Good

Layne Baker, a first-generation college student from rural North Carolina graduating in December, used his time at NC State and in the Caldwell Fellows program to show others in a similar situation that college is attainable for them as well. 

Aug 2, 2019

Meet Caldwell Fellows Intern Erica Lisowe

Major: Biological Engineering Concentration: Ecological Engineering Classification: Junior Hometown: Raleigh, NC  Caldwell Fellows Class of 2021 The Caldwell Fellows Program is developing the next generation… 

Image of Jess Errico (Photo: Becky Kirkland)

Apr 10, 2019

Student Body President Jess Errico pursues engineering and advocacy

For 2018-19 Student Body President (SBP) Jess Errico, pursuing an engineering degree didn’t mean she had to give up her advocacy goals.