Mar 14, 2022

Clearing The Way For Military Connected Students

Military-affiliated students now have a clearer path to an NC State degree, thanks to an expansion of the Community College Collaboration (C3) Military Connect Program. The C3 program has signed Military Connect partnership agreements with Coastal Carolina Community College, Craven […]

Feb 8, 2022

New C3 partner schools in western North Carolina

The Community College Collaboration (C3) program at NC State University is proud to welcome two new community college partners, the first from western North Carolina. On January 25, Gaston College and Catawba Valley Community College each signed a Memorandum of […]

Dec 8, 2021

Ben Falero: C3 opens doors

Ask Ben Falero about nanotechnology. It’s kind of his thing.  when you ask him about it, his eyes will light up at the challenge of explaining what nanotechnology is to those of us who can’t hear the word “nano” without […]

Dec 8, 2021

Dan Webb: Entrepreneur with big ideas

Dan Webb is an entrepreneurial student in the College of Management here at NC State who has consistently used his ‘Think and Do’ attitude to exceed expectations. From jotting down ideas for new businesses in his trusty notebook and pitching […]

Dec 8, 2021

Running the race when the time is right: Jacob Hunt

For the beginning of nineteen-year-old Jacob Hunt’s high school career, he found little interest in sports or academics — he was drifting a bit. But that changed when he discovered track and field. “I never thought I’d play sports. I […]

Dec 8, 2021

Fearlessly facing change: Tristan Ramirez

When asked to describe himself, 24-year old Tristan Ramirez believes that his family would say, “He’s a planner, always thinking about the future.” Indeed, Tristan, who transferred from Johnston Community College (JCC) in the fall of 2021, has been planning […]

Nov 22, 2021

Thankful for our C3 Partners

In this season of celebrating Thanksgiving, we at C3 want to let our liaisons know how much you mean to us! Our program couldn’t be what it is without you. By helping spread awareness about C3 to your community college […]

Oct 9, 2021

Running Together: Wayne Community College and NC State Partner Through C3 Military Connect

Military Connect (MC) is proudly and officially the newest branch of the Community College Collaboration (C3) program. On October 7, 2021, NC State University and Wayne Community College signed a Memorandum of Understanding, making Wayne the 14th community college partner, […]

Sep 27, 2021

Food, People, and Culture: Brenda Lozano

Finals season can be one of the most stressful times of the year for college students. Those last few weeks feel like a rush to the semester’s finish line, full of sleepless, tired nights spent with endless piles of study […]

May 18, 2021

Hardship grants available for students in need

C3 Hardship Grants If your vehicle isn’t working, it can be impossible to get to class. If you’re sharing a computer with your little brother, you can’t study when you need to. If you’re only eating one meal a day, […]