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Nov 22, 2013

Dinosaur Discovery

NC State paleontologist Lindsay Zanno and her team have unearthed a colossal carnivore: Siats Meekerorum, the third-largest meat-eating dinosaur ever discovered in North America. 

Nov 22, 2013

New Dinosaur Discovered

Paleontologist Lindsay Zanno shows a fossilized vertebra from Siats meekerorum, a new species of giant carnivorous dinosaur she helped discover. 

Nov 22, 2013

Label Releases New Waschka Recording

NC State composer Rodney Waschka continues to gain global recognition. Listen to an excerpt of his Belgrade Overture, performed by the Brno Philharmonic Orchestra. 

Nov 22, 2013

Athletes to Join Hall of Fame

Meet the second group of Wolfpack legends scheduled for induction in the Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday. 

Nov 22, 2013

Woodson Names New Faculty Scholars

Meet the 2013–14 class of University Faculty Scholars, early- and mid-career faculty honored for their research, teaching and service. 

Nov 22, 2013

New Supply Chain Degree Offered

Students get a boost in the job market thanks to a new graduate program in supply chain management that combines NC State expertise in both engineering and business. 

Nov 22, 2013

Kwanzaa Event Dec. 4

NC State’s annual Kwanzaa celebration will feature keynote speaker Omar Tyree, a best-selling author, entrepreneur and consultant, as well as student performances and food. 

Nov 22, 2013 | Campus Life

Colossal New Predatory Dino Terrorized Early Tyrannosaurs

A new species of carnivorous dinosaur – one of the three largest ever discovered in North America – lived alongside and competed with small-bodied tyrannosaurs 98 million years ago. This newly discovered species, Siats meekerorum, […] 

Nov 21, 2013

Ultrasound, Nanoparticles May Help Diabetics Avoid the Needle

A new nanotechnology-based technique for regulating blood sugar in diabetics may give patients the ability to release insulin painlessly using a small ultrasound device, allowing them to go days between injections – rather than using […] 

Nov 20, 2013

Researchers Integrate Single-Crystal BFO Onto a Silicon Chip, Open Door to Smart Devices

Researchers from North Carolina State University have for the first time integrated a material called bismuth ferrite (BFO) as a single crystal onto a silicon chip, opening the door to a new generation of multifunctional, […]