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North Carolina State University Park Scholars Matt Latrick, Larry Moye and Kimberly Richards Find Home at Womble Carlyle
November 15, 2013
The Park Scholarship is the highest academic and leadership award at N.C. State, and a magnet for top high school students from across the country. For Womble Carlyle attorneys Matt Latrick, Larry Moye and Kim Richards, the Park Scholarship also was a launching pad for their current legal careers.
The Park Scholarship is a full academic ride—all tuition, room, board and other expenses are covered by the scholarship. But the benefits go far beyond its sizable monetary value. Park Scholars have the opportunity to participate in learning opportunities that would be the envy of students at any university. Latrick, Moye and Richards all say their experiences as Park Scholars were life-changing, and that the lessons they learned as Park Scholars benefit them today as attorneys.
For example, Latrick and his classmates took a trip to Washington, D.C., where they had personal meetings with high-ranking elected officials...