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Mar 25, 2024

Introducing the Fall 2024 Student Ambassador Team

The department's student ambassadors are a team of undergraduate student volunteers who help with student activities, new student recruitment and more. 

Mar 1, 2024

Black History Month – Celebrating Black Excellence in Our Department.

February is Black History Month, a contextually American occasion, where the accomplishments and achievements of Black people are celebrated. Once February has come and gone, we should still recognize the innovation and production that Black people have given globally.  I had the opportunity to interview Davion Washington Jr. and Professor of Sociology Marbella Hill for… 

Mar 1, 2024

Introducing the Department of Sociology and Anthropology’s New Department Head: Dr. Andrea Leverentz

Department heads are responsible for supporting  their department as educational units by helping to hire faculty, curriculum development, budgeting, student advising, and numerous other administrative functions. These responsibilities are necessary in ensuring that students receive a specially curated, best possible education at the University they attend.  The Department of Sociology and Anthropology recently welcomed our… 

Mar 1, 2024

Lessons Learned from Seniors Who Want to Help Students Enjoy the Ride!

Many students find themselves getting overwhelmed in college. Between classes, studying, and going through big life changes, it can all be a lot to deal with. It can be really easy to get stuck in a rut. The idea of several years spent studying and taking classes can seem stressful, and the end goal of… 

Mar 1, 2024

Engaging the Department of Sociology and Anthropology Community

We are excited to share with you the latest news and updates from your own Sociology and Anthropology Student Ambassadors! The Student Ambassadors are a group of undergraduate students who assist with student recruitment, mentoring, and involvement. As we continue to grow and expand our reach, we want to ensure that we are engaging with… 

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Mar 1, 2024

Undergraduate Research Opportunities at NC State and in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology!

Many great achievements have come from undergraduate research here at NC State. 14 students were selected to present their research at the 2023 National Conference on Undergraduate Research and 1 student was able to present their research at the World Congress on Undergraduate Research. 43 students presented at the 2022 State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research… 

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Nov 27, 2023

New Opportunities for Department of Sociology and Anthropology Student Ambassadors

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology student ambassador program began in February of 2020. Founded by Stephanie Jares, Director of Advising for the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, the program has continued to grow across the past several semesters– sponsoring events such as the ‘Howlentines Hangout’ and the Alumni Panels– along with connecting students within… 

Nov 27, 2023

Wolfpack CHASS  Student  Highlight: Esports, Sociology, and Lilibet Lopez

As a fast-growing recreational and competitive activity, Esports are always being talked about nationally and globally, and the people who are part of it are very passionate about what they do. This form of entertainment and competition consists of individuals playing their favorite video games, in which they are highly skilled, and going against other… 

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Nov 27, 2023

Meet our Transfer Students!

Every academic year, NC State receives more than 1,000 transfer students from all over the nation and overseas. These students come to NC State looking to receive one of the best public educations in the country and become a part of the Wolfpack. Many of them go to community college in-state and receive their transfer degrees before…