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North Carolina State University

Woman's Club

To unite NC State University women in common interests and to promote the welfare and advancement of the University

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Note time for Luncheon Meetings (gather at 11:30 am with lunch served at 11:45 and program starting at 12:15)

Membership forms for 2018-19 renewals and new members are now available (Click link on left)

November 15, 2018 Program – The Kitchen Project

Dr. Carolyn Dunn is a professor of nutrition and department head for the Department of Agricultural and Human Sciences at NC State University. Dr. Dunn has over 25 years of experience in the area of nutrition education. She and her colleagues create cutting-edge, nationally acclaimed nutrition education materials including the national award-winning Color Me Healthy for children ages four and five.

She and colleagues created Eat Smart, Move More, Weigh Less, a 15-week evidence-based weight management program that has reached over 25,000 participants in both in-person and online formats. Her current research focuses on using distance technology to deliver health promotion interventions. She was the lead author for North Carolina’s Plan to Address Obesity: Healthy Weight and Healthy Communities and is the past chair of Eat Smart, Move More, North Carolina. She is past chair of Eat Smart, Move More North Carolina, a 100- agency coalition that promotes increased opportunities for healthy eating and physical activity wherever people live, learn, earn, play and pray.

Dr. Dunn is a member of Sigma Xi, the scientific research society, and the Academy for Outstanding Faculty Engaged in Extension. She is a 2016 graduate of the Food Systems Leadership Institute. She received her BS in nutrition at Meredith College and MS and PhD in nutrition from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She is a registered and licensed dietitian nutritionist. Carolyn is a nutritionist, foodie, and avid cook. She tries to balance all three of these loves. Her passions are travel, art, design, and cooking. Follow her on twitter @carolyndunnfood. – Annette Harrell, Chair, Programs Committee


Scholarship Note

Your tax-deductible gift should be made payable to: North Carolina State University Foundation, Inc. (noted: Carol Caldwell Scholarship Endowment #680609). Please bring your gifts to the monthly meeting or mail your checks to me: Ms. Anne Porter Sasser ~ 3408 Caldwell Drive ~ Raleigh, NC 27607 -- Anne Porter Sasser, Chair, Scholarship Committee



If for some unforeseen snow, ice or inclement weather, please follow the guidelines of the Wake County School System. If the Wake County schools are closed on our meeting date, we will not plan to meet as scheduled. We will also inform you regarding a possible refund for your reservation fee. The University Club will make that decision and we will not know anything until after the “snow day”. Your patience will be appreciated until we can have that discussion with the University Club.


The NC State University Woman’s Club was organized in 1919 with membership open to all women associated or formerly associated with the University.


The club has served the University in a variety of ways suitable to the changing times. The Club sponsors scholarships for mature women returning to NC State University. Members of the club enjoy monthly luncheon programs, pay annual dues, and suppport fundraising for scholarships.


Welcome to another great year of exciting and enlightening programs.  Meetings are held on the third Thursday of the month (September - April) at the NC State University Club, from 11:30 am  to 1:00 p.m. 


President: Carolyn Bunn (919-624-6826)

2nd Vice President (Membership): Dora Conwell (919-851-1191)

Newcomers are always welcome. Come enjoy the camaraderie with all the members of the NC State University Woman’s Club.


Susan Woodson welcomed at Woman's club reception



  • Make checks payable to NC State University Foundation Inc. with a notation "For the Carol Caldwell Scholarship Endowment Fund #145038" indicated on check.
  • Mail to: Anne Porter, 3408 Caldwell Dr., Raleigh, NC 27607
  • The University will send you a receipt for tax purposes.
  • If the gift is in honor of someone else, include the honoree's name and the name and address of those to be notified concerning your gift.