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Jan 23, 2019

Meet Christopher Mori

Program and Location: Summer, FYI Prague; Prague, Czech Republic Major/Minor: Electrical Engineering Why did you choose to study abroad?  Never been out of the country for long periods of time What did you learn about yourself? I enjoy traveling and […]

Jan 23, 2019

Meet Erica Gales

Program and Location: Summer, FYI Prague; Prague, Czech Republic Major/Minor: Accounting Why did you choose to study abroad? I chose to study abroad because I wanted to experience a new culture so that I would become more culturally aware of […]

Jan 23, 2019

Meet James McCoy

Program and Location: Summer, FYI Prague; Prague, Czech Republic Major/Minor: Mechanical Engineering and Philosophy Why did you choose to study abroad? New experiences and to travel to a place I’d never been. Meet new people What did you learn about […]

Jan 23, 2019

Meet Jordan Walker

Program and Location: Summer, FYI in Prague; Prague, Czech Republic Major/Minor: Food Science and Technology Why did you choose to study abroad? I have been abroad in the past and I wanted to go somewhere I’ve never been before. What […]

Jan 8, 2019

Kimberly Strozewski Named Director of NC State Prague

Kimberly Strozewski has been named the director of the NC State European Center in Prague, a unit of the Office of Global Engagement. NC State Prague is the university’s only permanent international facility that welcomes both students and faculty alike. […]

Oct 15, 2018

I Am CALS: Bob Patterson’s 50 Years On Campus (And Counting)

He’s legendary for toting corn stalks around campus – and for being one of the most effective, caring and helpful faculty members in CALS. Since beloved professor Bob Patterson began teaching in the Department of Crop and Soil Sciences in 1968, he has trusted to three principles as his guides: empathy, gratitude and trust.

Sep 18, 2018

International Inquiry: Providing Local In-Service Teachers with International Professional Development

Three NC State College of Education faculty members and a group of 20 in-service teachers from Chatham, Durham, Orange and Wake counties traveled to the Czech Republic for two weeks as part of a teacher professional development program July 8-22, 2018. The program prepares teachers to adopt technology-enabled strategies to connect and understand cultures to inform their classroom instruction.

Aug 29, 2018

Partner Profile: Charles University in Prague

NC State is connected with more than 130 institutions around the world. With our university’s permanent presence in the Czech Republic through the NC State European Center in Prague, our partnership with Charles University is to the benefit of students, […]

Aug 1, 2018

Exploring Public History in Prague

With the city of Prague as their classroom, a group of NC State students experienced the power of public history. During a two-week summer course in the Czech Republic, six students visited medieval monuments, a concentration camp and nearly a dozen other sites in and around the capital city.

Jul 30, 2018

Meet Jecori Owens-Shuler

Program and Location: NC State European Center; Prague, Czech Republic Why did you choose to study abroad? We are required to study abroad within the College of Design, but I wanted to use this opportunity to experience design in a […]