Setting the Stage
U2’s much-anticipated appearance on campus Oct. 3 will not only mark the end of Carter-Finley Stadium’s 11-year hiatus from holding special events, it will also highlight NC State and U2 lead singer Bono’s shared passion for environmental issues while helping to bring more than 1,500 temporary jobs to workers in our community.
PyroHands: NC State Receives Grant To Develop Next Generation Firefighter Gloves
What is one of the biggest complaints firefighters have about their job? It’s their gloves. While the current gloves are designed to provide protection against extreme temperatures, they are often bulky and inflexible. Through a recent Federal Emergency Management Agency […]
NC State Expert Gives Fall Foliage Forecast
Despite drought conditions in parts of the state for most of the year, there should be plenty of colorful foliage worth seeing across North Carolina this fall, according to a North Carolina State University expert. Dr. Robert Bardon, associate professor […]
Dr. Robert Bardon
Associate professor of forestry can discuss this year’s fall foliage. Will we see red leaves or brown trees? Read more about this expert.
Dr. William Boettcher
Associate professor of political science who can discuss the Obama administration’s security agenda, executive decision-making and the United Nations. Read more about this expert.
Dr. Andrew Taylor
Professor of political science can discuss three hot topics facing Congress: the energy/climate change legislation, overhaul of finance system regulations and immigration. Read more about this expert.
In Memoriam: Robert Funderlic
Dr. Robert E. Funderlic, department head (1986-1992) and professor emeritus in the computer science department, lost a long and courageous fight with cancer on Sept. 5.
Reavis Stories Published
Assistant English professor Dick Reavis’ collection of on-the-job tales, Catching Out: Life in a Day Labor Hall, will be published in February by Simon & Schuster.
Pramaggiore Presents at Conference
Dr. Maria Pramaggiore, professor of film studies, presented "The Global Repositioning of the City Symphony: Sound, Space, and Trauma in 11'09'01" at the Visible Evidence Documentary Film Conference held at the University of Southern California.
NC State researchers have received a three-year, $1.2 million grant from the National Science Foundation’s Center for Chemical Innovation for research in the emerging field of molecular spintronics.