Rethinking the college classroom
Bob Beichner, a professor of physics, is working to replace the traditional lecture at the center of the traditional American classroom.
NC State Honored for Guard, Reserve Support
Along with the iconic Belltower, a memorial to War War I soldiers, and a track record of producing generals, NC State is known for helping employees serve in the Guard and Reserve.
Self-Assembling Patterns, Powered By Light
Researchers from NC State have developed a simple way to convert two-dimensional patterns into three-dimensional objects using only light. This demonstration video is pretty cool. An overview of the work is available here. The related paper, published in Soft Matter, […]
Thank the Troops: Veterans Day Events
NC State will commemorate Veterans Day with several campus events. Here’s how you can get involved.
Remembering Fallen Soldiers
Seeing the faces of more than 350 U.S. and Canadian soldiers killed in Iraq and Afghanistan brings home the human losses of war. Visit Vita Plume's "Fallen Soldiers" exhibit in Brooks Hall.
Books on Demand
Learn how NC State’s Espresso Book Machine can turn a manuscript into a library-quality paperback in less time than it takes your coffee to get cold.
Using Light, Researchers Convert 2-D Patterns Into 3-D Objects
Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed a simple way to convert two-dimensional patterns into three-dimensional (3-D) objects using only light.
CALS Dean Johnny Wynne Announces Retirement
Dean Johnny C. Wynne of North Carolina State University’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences has announced his planned retirement, effective July 1, 2012. Wynne will retire after serving as College of Agriculture and Life Sciences dean for more than […]
Strolling Professor, Meet Swimming Retriever
The Strolling Professor has a new statuesque friend: the Swimming Retriever sculpture, dedicated last week.
Food-Safety Expert Can Offer Tips For Thanksgiving
At Thanksgiving, small mistakes in the kitchen can lead to food-borne illness. Dr. Ben Chapman, food-safety specialist and assistant professor of family and consumer sciences at North Carolina State University, can offer suggestions to ensure your Thanksgiving meal is a […]