NC State, UNC Partner on Information Technology to Save Money, Improve Efficiency
North Carolina State University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will save money and improve efficiency by partnering on the human resources and finance components of their enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems. Both campuses use Oracle’s PeopleSoft […]
Thanks, But No Thanks: Avoiding Food Poisoning At Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving is an opportunity to share a meal with loved ones, but it is also a time when small mistakes in the kitchen can lead to foodborne illness. Dr. Ben Chapman, food safety specialist and assistant professor of food science […]
On Your Last Nerve: NC State Researchers Advance Understanding of Stem Cells
Researchers from North Carolina State University have identified a gene that tells embryonic stem cells in the brain when to stop producing nerve cells called neurons. The research is a significant advance in understanding the development of the nervous system, […]
Nothing But Net
Pay attention, Shaq: Two NC State engineers have figured out the best way to shoot a free throw - a frequently underappreciated skill that gets more important as the game clock winds down. For the rest of us, it's an opportunity to learn how to leave the bricks on the Brickyard and delve into the physics of a successful free throw.
NC State Research Shows Need To Address Hemophilia In Developing World
When modern medicine finds a way to treat a medical condition, people often think that the problem is solved. But we also have to find ways to get that treatment into the hands of those who need it. For example, […]
What’s Old is New Again
Over time, our electronic devices have gotten flatter, faster and more technologically advanced, allowing us to work, watch or Facebook in ways we never have before. But many of the machines that they’ve replaced – like clunky, antiquated CRT monitors, stacks of CDs and inkjet printers – get shoved into supply closets, storage cabinets and even landfills, creating significant occupational and environmental issues that must be addressed.
In Memoriam: Cindy Boone Sears
Cindy Boone Sears, the university’s director of trademark licensing, died Wednesday. She had worked at NC State for 32 years.
Professor Contributes Chapter
Architecture Professor Thomas Barrie contributed a chapter for a book published by the Indira Gandhi National Center for the Arts this year.
College Joins Business Partnership
NC State’s College of Management is the newest member of the International Partnership of Business Schools, a dual-degree program hosted by the ESB Business School at Reutlingen University in Germany.
New Book on Victorian Poet
Dr. Tony Harrison, department head and distinguished professor of English, has a new book about a Victorian poet and critic due out this month.