History Light the Belltower Red

Light it Red


Marye Anne Fox joined NC State in August 1998 as the University’s 12th Chancellor. One of her early initiatives to bring the campus community together, was to launch the tradition of lighting the Memorial Belltower red as a focal point for certain University celebrations.


Red Worthy Occasions

Holidays that honor our military:
Veterans Day
Memorial Day
Patriot Day
Big Athletic Victories
Honorable Awards and Achievements by:
and Students