Graduate Students Complete Training
NC State recognized more than four dozen graduate students who completed specialized training programs in teaching.
Sculpture Class’ Work on Display
Members of Dana Raymond's sculpture class had their work installed for a 30-day display in Cary.
NC State Competitive in Recycling Contest
NC State finished 23rd in a national Recyclemania competition in its second year of participation.
Hill Designs Post-Disaster Housing
A design for post-disaster housing netted a national faculty design award for David Hill, assistant professor of architecture.
Lumberjack Falls Short of Final
Forestry student Logan Scarborough dominated the lumberjack competition at the Southeastern Conclave, missing an invitation to the championship by two points.
Food Scientists Honored
The Institute of Food Technologists honored a team of NC State, federal and corporate scientists with an Industrial Achievement Award.
Poultry Club Funds Flocks
The Poultry Science Club raised $2,000 to buy flocks of poultry for farmers in developing countries.
Kessel Wins Nebula Award
English professor John Kessel won the Nebula Award for Best Novelette for Pride and Prometheus, a tale involving characters from Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice and Mary Shelley's Frankenstein.
Health Insurance Changes
NC State employees will see changes in health insurance benefits and rates for 2009-10 and 2010-11.
Benefits for Newly Jobless
The university offers a comprehensive package of benefits when jobs are eliminated, including severance pay, extended insurance coverage, assistance with employment searches, even networking and support groups.