Making Sports Rankings Count
Ever wondered how those sports team rankings get done? Dr. Carl Meyer is a mathematician working on making those rankings more accurate. This video from Inside Science explains how it’s done. Hint: linear algebra is involved.
Teamwork Is Key to Process Improvements
Two task forces are sorting through common business processes in an effort to standardize and streamline services.
My Roots Are at NC State
“My Roots Are at NC State,” a new sustainable dining program launched by University Dining this summer, adds super local food to the dining menus.
Student Awarded for Service Work
Anthropology senior Britt Taylor is one of 17 recipients of a 2012 Community Impact Award.
Patrick Rand Honored by “Design Intelligence” Magazine
Patrick Rand was chosen by “Design Intelligence” magazine as one of the 30 most admired educators in its November/December 2012 issue.
Lose Big, Win Big
Feeling sluggish? Want to lose weight or become more fit? University Recreation can help with a new fitness challenge that offers Bulletin readers the chance to win one of two training packages, one for an individual the other for a department of up to 10 individuals.
Reindog Parade Teaches How to Keep Pets Safe
Enjoy the holidays with your canine companions at the first Reindog Parade on Saturday, Dec. 1.
Move On, MRSA
MRSA, a drug-resistant bacteria, wreaks havoc in hospitals and on battlefields. An NC State researcher is helping antibiotics fight back.
Zhu Named 2012 AAAS Fellow
Dr. Yuntian T. Zhu, Distinguished Professor of Materials Science and Engineering at North Carolina State University, has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).
Stuff Stockings, With NC State Stuff – Bookstore Items on Sale
The annual NC State finals bookstore sale offers excellent and quirky Christmas gift ideas, all with NC State themes.