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Stories From Mar 2012

Mar 30, 2012

Belltower Bells to be Unveiled

Come out to the Brickyard Monday afternoon for the unveiling of a set of bells destined for the Belltower. 

Mar 30, 2012

Ticks and Mosquitoes: What the Mild Winter Really Means

There has been a lot of discussion about how a mild winter, an early spring and a bumper crop of acorns might affect the number of mosquitoes and ticks we’ll see this spring and summer. […] 

Mar 30, 2012

College of Veterinary Medicine Open House Scheduled for March 31

North Carolina State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine will host an open house on Saturday, March 31 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The annual event offers the public an insider’s view of transformative animal […] 

Mar 30, 2012

Research: Bees ‘Self-Medicate’

New research from NC State shows that honey bees “self-medicate” when their colony is infected with a harmful fungus, bringing in increased amounts of antifungal plant resins to ward off the pathogen. 

Mar 30, 2012

Bees ‘Self-Medicate’ When Infected With Some Pathogens

Research from North Carolina State University shows that honey bees “self-medicate” when their colony is infected with a harmful fungus, bringing in increased amounts of antifungal plant resins to ward off the pathogen. 

Mar 29, 2012

A Party Fit for the Pack

It’s the stuff of birthday dreams: a party with live music, hundreds of friends, surprises and plenty of gifts and cake. Better yet, you’re invited to NC State’s 125th birthday celebration Monday at Reynolds Coliseum. 

Mar 29, 2012

Constantino is Poole’s Person of the Year

Michael T. Constantino, assurance partner and managing partner for the Raleigh and Greensboro offices of Ernst & Young, has been named the Person of the Year by the Poole College of Management. 

Mar 29, 2012

Projections for 2020 Enrollment

NC State has approved a plan that slows projected enrollment growth overall while increasing the proportion of graduate students and transfer students. Read the plan. 

Mar 29, 2012

Matney Receives Education Award

Susan Matney received the 2012 Alvah K. Borman Award, one of the top awards presented by the Cooperative Experiential Education Division (CEED) of the American Society for Engineering Education. 

Mar 28, 2012

Math Education Awards Add up

Mathematics education faculty are winning recognition for work ranging from research on teachers' use of technology in solving problems to leadership in preparing secondary math teachers.