NC State’s Green Football Results
Here's what happened when multiple NC State partners worked together to create the first zero-waste football season at Carter-Finley Stadium.
Gifting a Drone for Holidays? Read On
Unmanned aviation systems and recreational drones are a popular gift item. Here are a few things to know before you take flight.
Helminck Wins Public Service Award
Former head of NC State's Department of Mathematics Loek Helminck will receive the 2016 Distinguished Public Service Award from the American Mathematical Society.
Forbes Names Yow to Powerful List
NC State athletics director Debbie Yow, finishing up her fifth year as the leader of the Wolfpack, was No. 16 on Forbes' list of the most powerful women in sports.
Meet a Finalist in PCM Dean Search
NC State welcomes a candidate for dean of the Poole College of Management next week. Don’t miss an open forum on campus Dec. 15.
Bid Farewell to Dean Malecha
All faculty and staff are invited to attend a farewell reception for College of Design Dean Marvin Malecha on Wednesday, Dec. 16. Malecha, who has been at NC State since 1994, is retiring.
December Pay Will Include Bonus
Qualifying staff and faculty will receive a one-time, lump-sum bonus of $750 in their December paychecks. Here's what to expect.
Gut Bacteria Important Factor in Cockroach Gathering
North Carolina State University research shows that bacteria in the gut of German cockroaches play a major role in how the cockroaches gather together, or aggregate. The findings could lead to more efficient roach baits and traps. In a study […]
Taking the Road Less Traveled
NC State ecologist Nick Haddad argues that we should find ways to mitigate the destructive effects of road building on animals and plants in an essay in the journal Science.
Research Seeks Answers to Black Lung Resurgence in Central Appalachia
Black lung is making a resurgence among miners in central Appalachia. And one NC State researcher wants to know why.
Researchers Simulate Scattering of Helium Nuclei in Stars
Alpha particles, or helium nuclei, play a key role in the synthesis of elements such as carbon and oxygen within stars. An accurate description of alpha particles and their interactions is key to understanding how nature produces elements. Since there’s […]
Study: Mental Health Courts Significantly Reduce Repeat Offenses, Jail Time
NC State research finds that mental health courts are effective at reducing repeat offending, and limiting related jail time, for people with mental health problems – especially those who also have substance use problems.
5 Questions About Neutrinos
NC State physicists Chris Gould, Albert Young and Diane Markoff, with graduate student Jason Messimore, were part of a team of nearly 100 physicists who won the 2016 Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics. Read more about their fascinating work in detecting and studying the elusive neutrino.
Questions About the Science of Beer
Sure, there’s an art to brewing – but there’s science as well.
Former Ambassador to Give NC State Fall Commencement Speech
Graduates will hear inspiring words from Karl Eikenberry, former U.S. ambassador to Afghanistan, and meet World Food Prize winner Pedro A. Sanchez during the Dec. 18 ceremony.