Nov 24, 2014 | Academics
First-Year Class Boasts Highest Percentage of Female Engineers
NC State’s 2014 first-year engineering class includes the highest percentage of female students in university history. A change in focus and a series of programs help draw those students and support their studies.
Nov 4, 2014 | The Abstract
Intersectionality: The Importance of Acknowledging Diverse Experiences to Make STEM More Inclusive
Fay Cobb Payton recently published a book on what can be done to make STEM more inclusive. We sat down to talk with Payton about the book, her work, and why STEM diversity matters for both the research community and the corporate world.
Oct 8, 2014 | The Abstract
Report Outlines Efforts to Boost Diversity in Materials Science and Engineering Community
NC State played a leadership role in crafting a new national report addressing the lack of diversity in materials science and engineering.
Sep 18, 2014 | Campus Life
NC State Leads in Promoting Diversity
The nation's largest higher-ed diversity magazine has honored NC State for its commitment to diversity and inclusion.
Mar 12, 2014
UNCW Summit April 24-25
The University of North Carolina, Wilmington is hosting a summit for black faculty, staff and graduate students in the UNC system.
Jan 7, 2014
Dick Gregory to Speak at MLK Event
Legendary civil rights activist and comedian Dick Gregory will highlight the NC State African American Cultural Center’s commemoration of Martin Luther King Day.
Oct 16, 2013
Join a New Women’s Network
NC State staff members interested in joining a new network for women on campus are invited to an organizational meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 30, from noon to 1 p.m. in Room 126 of the African-American Cultural Center in the Witherspoon Student Center.
Sep 30, 2013
Tim Wise Headlines Diversity Week
One of the nation's top anti-racism writers speaks on campus Tuesday, Oct. 15, as part of Diversity Education Week. Don't miss the talk by Tim Wise or the other engaging events celebrating the wide diversity of cultures and people at NC State.
Mar 20, 2013
At Home in the World Fellows Named
Ten faculty members will develop innovative collaborations in globalization and diversity through a fellowship program at the American Council on Education.
Jan 8, 2013
Iyanla Vanzant Headlines MLK Event
One of the nation's most influential African Americans helps NC State celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. The event is free to students, faculty and staff.