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Stories From Sep 2011

Sep 19, 2011

Bohlander Named Chief Communications Officer

NC State's new chief communications officer is Brad Bohlander, executive director of public relations at Colorado State University. He takes the reins as associate vice chancellor for university communications Nov. 7. 

Sep 19, 2011

Health-Based Approach May Help ID Groups At Risk Of Genocide

Researchers from North Carolina State University are proposing a health-based approach to identifying groups at high risk of genocide, in a first-of-its-kind attempt to target international efforts to stop these mass killings before they start. 

Sep 16, 2011

Statistician Receives $5 Million To Train Atmospheric Researchers

A North Carolina State University statistician has been tapped to create a national network of statisticians with interdisciplinary expertise in atmospheric and oceanic science, in order to better quantify and interpret climactic and environmental data. […] 

Sep 15, 2011

Students build landscape legacy

NC State landscape architecture students have left their mark on the university campus. 

Sep 15, 2011

NC State Gets Grant To Transform Elementary STEM Teaching

A five-year study at North Carolina State University could help reverse the nation’s decline in production of scientists, engineers and mathematicians. NC State will gauge whether its elementary teacher preparation model – which provides more […] 

Sep 15, 2011

NC State Drives Economy

North Carolina’s vitality depends on an economic triple play: a rare mix of technology-rich industries, scientific innovation and high-skill workers. NC State University is the powerhouse that makes that possible, achieving breakthroughs in the lab […] 

Sep 15, 2011

Culberson to Receive Menscer Cup

Frank Culberson, chairman and former chief executive of Rimkus Consulting Group in Houston, will be honored for his philanthropy with the 2011 Menscer Cup from NC State. 

Sep 14, 2011

Obama visits NC State

The NC State community gave President Obama an enthusiastic Wolfpack welcome at Reynolds Coliseum. Obama discussed his proposals for job creation. 

Sep 14, 2011

Time for Your Health

If taking care of yourself has slipped lower on your to-do list, do some catching up at the Benefits and Wellness Expo on Friday. 

Sep 14, 2011

Steer Among South’s Most Creative Teachers

Electrical engineer Michael Steer has been recognized in Oxford American magazine for his work in detecting cell phone triggers for roadside bombs.