Speaker Date Topic
Marie Howard, District Governor Aug 26, 2019
No Meeting - Labor Day Sep 02, 2019
Dr. Richard Watkins, University of North Carolina Sep 09, 2019
CSS: Building tomorrow's leaders today
CSS: Building tomorrow's leaders today

Richard Watkins earned his Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2014 in Microbiology and Immunology with a specialty in Virology. His research focused on the factors that influence disease progression towards AIDS in HIV-infected patients. Prior to attending UNC, Dr. Watkins earned a B.S. in Psychology with a minor in Sociology from Fayetteville State University in 2007. He played varsity football for Fayetteville State University throughout his entire undergraduate experience. (https://chancellorssciencescholars.unc.edu/staff-member/watkins-richard/)

Richard is the founder and CEO of The Science Policy Action Network, Inc. (SPAN), which focuses on enhancing science education, advocacy and outreach for the benefit of North Carolinians. He also helps lead the Chancellor’s Science Scholars Program at UNC-Chapel Hill, where he develops STEM diversity initiatives to directly impact the next generation of leaders in science and technology.

Richard is also a member of Sigma Xi. Members of Sigma Xi elect other members on the basis of their research achievements or potential. More than 200 winners of the Nobel Prize have been Sigma Xi members, including Albert Einstein, Enrico Fermi, Linus Pauling, Francis Crick and James Watson. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sigma_Xi)

Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Lee_Watkins_III
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChancellorsScienceScholars/

Van Eure Sep 16, 2019
Customer Service
Customer Service
Steve Epstein, Author "Murder on Birch Lane: Jason Sep 23, 2019
Derek Whittenburg Sep 30, 2019
"1983 Championship; History of NCSU; Leadership"
J. Rich Leonard, Dean, Campbell School of Law Oct 07, 2019
Campbell Law in Ghana
Campbell Law in Ghana
No Meeting Oct 14, 2019
Max N. Wallace, CEO Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure Oct 21, 2019
Betsey Tilson, M.D., State Health Director Oct 28, 2019
Ashton Mae, "Raleigh Over Easy" Newsletter and Pod Nov 04, 2019
Christine Kastner of the NC Master Chorale Nov 18, 2019
Valerie Hillings, Director, NC Museum of Art (meet Dec 02, 2019
Sara Glines, News & Observer Publisher "Newspapers Jan 06, 2020
Tim Murray, CEO Aware Senior Care/Cary Rotary Jan 27, 2020
"Dealing with home care resistence from a loved one."
Dr. Scott Rawls, President Wake Tech Feb 10, 2020