Sep 16, 2014 | Research and Innovation
NC State Receives Grant to Improve African Sweet Potatoes
NC State receives $12.4 million grant to improve sweet potatoes grown in sub-Saharan Africa. The project could help alleviate hunger in the region.
Sep 11, 2014 | Research and Innovation
Corn Spots: Study Finds Important Genes in Defense Response
NC State researchers scour the corn genome to find top candidate genes that control an important defense response.
Sep 8, 2014 | Faculty and Staff
CALS Department Renamed
As a result of the reorganization of cooperative extension, the academic department that formerly housed youth development programs has a new name.
Sep 4, 2014 | Campus Life
Ag Day Celebrates State’s Top Industry
Don't miss the annual celebration of NC State’s agricultural heritage. The festivities begin Friday with a private screening of “Farmland” and continue Saturday at Carter-Finley Stadium.
Aug 28, 2014 | The Abstract
Cities as a Glimpse of the Future
How researchers learned that cities may serve as a crystal ball for the impact of climate change on an important insect pest.
Aug 27, 2014 | Research and Innovation
Museum Specimens, Modern Cities Show How an Insect Pest Will Respond to Climate Change
Researchers from North Carolina State University have found that century-old museum specimens hold clues to how global climate change will affect a common insect pest that can weaken and kill trees – and the news is not good.
Aug 22, 2014 | Research and Innovation
NC State Startup One of the Fastest Growing
An innovative company founded by two NC State food scientists lands near the top of the Inc. 5000 list of fast-growing companies.
Jun 10, 2014 | Campus Life
Return of the Native
When Pinehurst No. 2 hosts two U.S. Opens this summer, the world will see an NC State-led restoration that returns the course its native roots -- and sets a template for a more sustainable North Carolina golf industry.
Jun 5, 2014
Grant Enhances Study Abroad
NC State scores a $25,000 grant from the federal government to enhance study abroad experiences for students. The funding comes through President Obama's 100,000 Strong in the Americas initiative.
Apr 23, 2014
Controlled Drainage Expert Honored
An NC State researcher has been honored for his work to promote best practices in drainage water management.