Monthly Archives: September 2014

YFCS and NC CAP partner to offer Leadership Institute

Youth development professionals from all across North Carolina gathered in the Department of Youth, Family, and Community Sciences to attend the Youth Leadership Institute. Drs. Nichole Huff and Kim Allen led the training in partnership with Ms. Tracey Greggs from the North Carolina Center for Afterschool Programs. The Leadership Institute is a partnership of NC […]

Tailgate . . . Its What We Do

YFCS faculty participated in the recent College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and Ag Day Tailgate at the PNC Center. Over 2500 people were in attendance for this celebration. Those who visited the YFCS exhibit were able to spin the Wheel of YFCS and win prizes for answering questions about human development, nutrition, family resource […]

YFCS Featured in NCSU News & CALS Communication

Thanks to a feature stories created by CALS communications and NCSU News, our new name is being shared across the NCSU campus and beyond. In summer 2014, the department changed its name from the Department of 4-H Youth Development and Family and Consumer Sciences to our new name, the Department of Youth, Family, and Community […]

E-Conservation Pilots a Master Energy Volunteer Program

Laura Langham and Sarah Kirby As part of its educational outreach efforts, the E-Conservation residential energy education project is piloting an Energy Master Volunteer program. The Energy Master program trains volunteers to do conduct three important activities: 1. Deliver basic energy management information and strategies to homeowners to help increase energy conservation and efficiency knowledge; […]