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Stories From Apr 2011

Apr 21, 2011

Researchers Find Fat Turns Into Soap In Sewers, Contributes To Overflows

Researchers from North Carolina State University have discovered how fat, oil and grease (FOG) can create hardened deposits in sewer lines: it turns into soap! The hardened deposits, which can look like stalactites, contribute to […] 

Apr 20, 2011

Photojournalist Hondros Killed

Acclaimed war photographer Chris Hondros, a 1993 graduate of NC State, was gravely injured today in Libya. 

Apr 20, 2011

Happy Talley Days

Next Monday and Tuesday, April 25 and 26, are Talley Project Information Days. 

Apr 20, 2011

Modified Parking and Transit

Transportation provides information about modified parking and transit schedules this week. 

Apr 20, 2011

Venture Center Wins TOBY

The Venture Center complex on Centennial Campus has been named the outstanding building of the year by a regional trade association. 

Apr 20, 2011

Poole Dives Into Exec Education

Learn how the Poole College of Management has redefined executive education by tapping the power of collaboration, research and innovation. 

Apr 20, 2011

Get a Sneak Peek of New Products at NC State eGames Showcase

The Entrepreneurship Initiative of North Carolina State University is showcasing the entrepreneurs and products developed as part of its eGames competition on Thursday, April 21, from 4 to 5 p.m. in the McKimmon Center on […] 

Apr 19, 2011

NC State to Join Shaw Cleanup

NC State faculty, staff and students will join the cleanup effort at Shaw University on Thursday, April 21. 

Apr 19, 2011

Get Your Fix of Flix Picks

The NCSU Libraries is now making over 2,000 titles from its DVD collection available to the NC State community and to the others who have borrowing privileges. 

Apr 19, 2011

Red Cross Needs Telethon Help

The American Red Cross needs volunteers to help staff a telethon Wednesday, April 20, at the WRAL studio on Western Avenue near campus.