NC State, NSF Project To Boost Computer Science Knowledge Through Gaming
North Carolina State University researchers are launching a project to develop a video game that will help improve computer science knowledge in middle school students – and contribute to a better educated workforce in the future. The game, which is […]
Building a Globally Competitive South Forum Nov. 17
Register by Nov. 10 for “A Way Forward: Building a Globally Competitive South,” on Nov. 17 in Cary. The free forum, which features government and corporate leaders, is sponsored by NC State and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
PyroMan™ and his superfriends, creations of the NC State College of Textiles' Textile Protection and Comfort Center, test garments for resistance to flames, heat and hazardous materials.
Clean Up at Campus Recycling Events
Here’s your chance to dispose of electronics and shred confidential papers, right on campus. Visit the Centennial Campus utility plant on Tuesday, Nov. 15, America Recycles Day.
Gallippi Awarded NIH Funding
Dr. Caterina M. Gallippi, biomedical engineering professor, received a five-year National Institutes of Health grant for muscular dystrophy research.
Want To Study New Kinds Of Wireless Systems? Build Your Own
The idea of wireless mesh networks, which expand the reach of traditional Wi-Fi, is not new. But a lot of fundamental questions still need to be addressed (think design and security). To address those questions, one team of computer science […]
Chromosomal “Breakpoints” Linked to Canine Cancer
North Carolina State University researchers have uncovered evidence that evolutionary “breakpoints” on canine chromosomes are also associated with canine cancer. Mapping these “fragile” regions in dogs may also have implications for the discovery and treatment of human cancers. When new […]
Narayan Wins $25,000 Prize
Dr. Jagdish “Jay” Narayan delivered a Centennial Campus lecture this week as winner of a $25,000 prize for scientific and educational achievement in engineering.
Sign up for Campus CPR Challenge
Learn a skill that can help save a life at the Campus CPR Challenge on Friday, Nov. 18.
Prof Says Libyan Leader Was Model Student
Professor John Grainger recalls Libya's new prime minister as a mature and soft-spoken Ph.D. student.