Retirement Conference Planned
The Association of Retirement Organizations in Higher Education will hold its 10th anniversary conference in the Triangle Oct. 21-24 at the Carolina Inn in Chapel Hill.
Green Awards Galore For NC State
NC State's commitment to sustainability took center stage last week as faculty, staff and students were honored. Meet the award-winners.
Graduation Year Drives Facebook Connections for College Grads
Are you connected to college friends on Facebook? Research from North Carolina State University shows that these social networks tend to form around graduation year or university housing – rather than other interests.
Using Ants to Map Patterns of Diversity
They account for more than 80 percent of Earth’s species, but insects merit little respect in either conservation or global diversity studies. NC State biology professor Rob Dunn and postdoc Michael Weiser, along with Benoit Guénard, a former NC State […]
NC State Hosts Science Olympiad April 28
North Carolina State University will host more than 2,500 of the state’s best and brightest middle- and high-school students at the North Carolina Science Olympiad on Saturday, April 28. In competitive events, students will launch bottle rockets, fly rubber band-powered […]
Open Candidate Forums Planned
Four candidates for the position of vice chancellor for academic and student affairs will be interviewed on campus beginning next week.
Prosthetic Pioneer Zeus Dies
Zeus, a Siberian husky who received a prosthetic leg at NC State last year, died of liver failure April 12. He was 6.
Bristol Named ACE Fellow
Dr. David Bristol, associate dean and director of academic affairs in the College of Veterinary Medicine, has been named an American Council on Education Fellow for the academic year 2012-13.
Thakur Receives Sigma Xi Award
Dr. Sid Thakur is a recipient of a 2012 Faculty Research Award presented by the NC State Chapter of Sigma Xi, the scientific research society.
New College of Sciences Announced
NC State has announced plans for a new College of Sciences, which will include the physical and chemical sciences, the mathematical and statistical sciences, earth system sciences, and the biological sciences. Find out more.