Stories From 2017

May 26, 2017  |  Alumni

Above the Battlefields of World War I

James Allen Higgs Jr., a Raleigh native and two-time engineering graduate of NC State, had a birds-eye view of the battlefields of France during the First World War.

May 25, 2017  |  The Abstract

You May Be A Scientist And Not Know It

Science is a process, not a collection of facts. (Though the facts are pretty interesting.)

May 25, 2017

Sign Up for Summer OIT Classes

Take advantage of professional development opportunities offered by the Office of Information Technology this summer. Your brain will thank you.

May 25, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Researchers Find New Way to Control Light with Electric Fields

NC State researchers have discovered a technique for controlling light with electric fields.

May 24, 2017  |  Campus Life

Cal Poly’s Beaton to Talk on Cyber Threats

Attend a free talk on the cybersecurity threats facing research communities at the I.T. Littleton Seminar.

May 24, 2017  |  Faculty and Staff

Learn About REPORTER at NC State

NC State’s Registration Platform for Non-Credit Activity and Required Training is a cross-university solution for tracking, managing and reporting non-degree credit activities. It measures external outreach, internal training and non-credit activities, to assess their impact across the university and beyond.

May 24, 2017  |  Faculty and Staff

60 Seconds With Neuroscientist John Meitzen

Meet NC State neuroscientist John Meitzen, who researches how the human brain works and helps the public understand it.

May 24, 2017  |  Campus Life

Students Share Value of Graduate Education With Legislators

In visits at the General Assembly, NC State students describe the importance of student research, the need for more graduate degree recipients in the workforce and the importance of student funding.

May 24, 2017  |  Faculty and Staff

Daubert Named M.U. Vice Chancellor and Dean

Christopher R. Daubert, head of the NC State Department of Food, Bioprocessing and Nutrition Sciences, has been named vice chancellor and dean of the College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources at the University of Missouri.

May 22, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Field of ‘Sexting’ Research Finds Little to Worry About

A recent analysis of research into how so-called “sexting” may affect sexual behavior finds that it has little impact on sexual activity – but highlights significant shortcomings in the research itself.