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Stories From Apr 2009

Apr 30, 2009

Graduate Students Complete Training

NC State recognized more than four dozen graduate students who completed specialized training programs in teaching. 

Apr 30, 2009

Sculpture Class’ Work on Display

Members of Dana Raymond's sculpture class had their work installed for a 30-day display in Cary. 

Apr 30, 2009

NC State Competitive in Recycling Contest

NC State finished 23rd in a national Recyclemania competition in its second year of participation. 

Apr 30, 2009

Hill Designs Post-Disaster Housing

A design for post-disaster housing netted a national faculty design award for David Hill, assistant professor of architecture. 

Apr 30, 2009

Lumberjack Falls Short of Final

Forestry student Logan Scarborough dominated the lumberjack competition at the Southeastern Conclave, missing an invitation to the championship by two points. 

Apr 30, 2009

Food Scientists Honored

The Institute of Food Technologists honored a team of NC State, federal and corporate scientists with an Industrial Achievement Award. 

Apr 30, 2009

Poultry Club Funds Flocks

The Poultry Science Club raised $2,000 to buy flocks of poultry for farmers in developing countries. 

Apr 30, 2009

Kessel Wins Nebula Award

English professor John Kessel won the Nebula Award for Best Novelette for Pride and Prometheus, a tale involving characters from Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice and Mary Shelley's Frankenstein

Apr 30, 2009

Health Insurance Changes

NC State employees will see changes in health insurance benefits and rates for 2009-10 and 2010-11. 

Apr 30, 2009

Benefits for Newly Jobless

The university offers a comprehensive package of benefits when jobs are eliminated, including severance pay, extended insurance coverage, assistance with employment searches, even networking and support groups.