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Jul 28, 2020

Trustees Elect New Officers, Welcome New Member

Perry Safran of Raleigh, a former president of the Alumni Association, has joined NC State's Board of Trustees. Safran is a founding partner of the Safran Law Offices and a former Raleigh City Council member. He is a longtime supporter of the university, and is a member of the Peele Lifetime Giving Society and the Pullen Giving Society. He is a 2019 recipient of the Alumni Association’s Meritorious Service Award. The board recently elected Thomas E. Cabaniss as chair, Stanhope A. Kelly as first vice chair, Edward I. Weisiger Jr. as second vice chair and Ann B. Goodnight as secretary. 

Students outside Kamphoefner Hall

Jan 21, 2020

Creating a Lasting Legacy to the College of Design

Bill Dove, a 1956 graduate of NC State's College of Design, has contributed expansively to the profession of architecture and to his alma mater. A member of the W. C. Riddick and R. S. Pullen giving societies, he has given generously to programs including Caldwell Fellows. In 1999, Dove received an award for service from the Alumni Association for his legacy of voluntarism. 

Jane Rogers

Dec 3, 2019

Jane Rogers: Supporting Students’ Leadership Potential

Jane Rogers has been named the College of Humanities and Social Sciences 2019 Distinguished Alumna and was recognized at the annual NC State Alumni Association Evening of Stars Gala. She has more than 40 years of experience developing and leading nonprofit, educational, governmental and for-profit organizations. Rogers, a member of the Chancellor’s Circle and the R. Stanhope Pullen Society, also has established a planned gift to support students’ access to international study abroad opportunities and to provide leadership opportunities to students engaged with our state’s social innovation nonprofit sector. 

Leigh-Kathryn Bonner speaks to Pullen Society inductees.

Apr 29, 2019

Plenty of Buzz as NC State Welcomes New Pullen Society Members

NC State welcomed 76 new members to the R. Stanhope Pullen Society during a luncheon at James B. Hunt Jr. Library on April 17, 2019. 

Jim Cauble, Chris Roof and Lewis Cauble

Dec 3, 2018

Like Son, Like Father

Inspired by his son Lewis' bequest to benefit NC State's Apiculture Science Fund, College of Engineering alumnus Jim Cauble decided to create a scholarship fund through his own planned gift. His gift will also support areas of interest to his children, making philanthropy a Cauble family tradition. 

Eric and Lisa Terwilliger

Nov 20, 2018

Terwilligers Craft Generous Gifts for NC State

With their recent planned gifts in support of need-based scholarships and the Crafts Center, Eric and Lisa Terwilliger honor the most significant experiences of their time as NC State. 

May 22, 2018

Pullen Society Welcomes New Members

On April 27, NC State honored 53 individuals and couples as the newest members of its R. Stanhope Pullen Society. 

May 8, 2017

Pullen Society Inducts New Members

NC State University welcomes 50 new individuals and couples into the R. Stanhope Pullen Society, which recognizes those who support the university’s future through deferred gifts such as charitable remainder trusts, gift annuities, life insurance and will bequests. 

May 10, 2016

Pullen Society Inducts New Members

Katelyn Thomas, a rising senior agricultural business management major and economics minor, told members of the university’s R. Stanhope Pullen Society about the program that made it possible for her to come to NC State, during the group’s annual luncheon and induction ceremony on April 29 at Talley Student Union. 

Oct 20, 2015

Knights’ Gift to Point Future Students Toward Success

Alumnus Clif Knight and his wife, Raya, are helping the Poole College of Management increase its scholarship funding.