May 12th, 2012
The Chancellor Carey Bostian Scholarship, given to the Genetics minor each year with the most outstanding record in academics, leadership and service, was awarded to Kristin Hartgrove. Kristin completed a Bachelor of Science in both Horticultural Science and Plant Biology with minors in Genetics and Biotechnology. She participated in many on- and off-campus service activities and received numerous honors including the J. Fulton Lutz Senior Academic Achievement Award through Gamma Sigma Delta. Kristin will pursue a doctoral degree in Plant Biology at NC State University.
The Chancellor Cary Bostian Scholarhip was established by the Bostian family in honor of Dr. Cary Bostian, who served as Chancellor of NCSU from 1953-1959. In 1959 Chancellor Bostian returned to the classroom and established GN 301, Genetics in Human Affairs, and GN 504, Human Genetics.