Stories From Feb 2017

Feb 15, 2017  |  Events

Check Out Arts Exhibitions, Events This Spring

While the final touches are being put on the new home of the Gregg Museum of Art and Design, check out these arts events and exhibitions around campus and in the Triangle.

Feb 15, 2017  |  Campus Life

Winter Break Conservation Saves $300,000

Since 2004, NC State has saved $3.5 million in energy costs by shutting down campus buildings during the winter holiday break, including nearly $300,000 this past year.

Feb 15, 2017  |  Athletics

Rising to New Heights

Senior forward Jennifer Mathurin, a student-athlete majoring in social work, has been presented with many opportunities to succeed during her NC State career. See her and the No. 17 Wolfpack women's basketball team in action on Sunday at the annual Play4Kay game at Reynolds Coliseum.

Feb 14, 2017  |  Athletics

Celebrate Play4Kay With Women’s Basketball

Tickets for the annual NC State women's basketball Play4Kay Game are now on sale. The game, honoring the legacy of Hall of Fame Wolfpack women's coach Kay Yow, is against Wake Forest on Sunday, Feb. 19, at 2 p.m. at Reynolds Coliseum.

Feb 14, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Pilot Project Offers Blueprint for Addressing Mental Health Needs of Homeless Children

Lessons learned from five-year pilot project to meet the mental health needs of children in homeless families could serve as a blueprint for similar efforts around the country.

Feb 13, 2017  |  The Abstract

Picture This: Announcing NC State’s Second Annual Research Image Contest

NC State's research image contest is open to faculty, staff, graduate students and postdocs. Show us what makes your work amazing!

Feb 13, 2017  |  The Abstract

From the Big Red One to ‘The Big Red One’ – War, Movies and Sam Fuller

From obscure arthouse films to big-budget blockbusters, movies are experiences shared by the audience; they reflect our world back to us, often offering insights we never thought of. But what shapes the filmmakers behind the movies?

Feb 10, 2017

Engineering Honors

The august body elects two College of Engineering faculty members for their groundbreaking work and contributions to society.

Feb 9, 2017  |  Events

Poole College Offers Free Tax Sessions

Beginning Saturday, accounting students from the Poole College of Management will provide free tax preparation services for those who have made $64,000 or less during calendar year 2016. Other dates are Feb. 25, March 18 and April 8.

Feb 9, 2017

Halliburton Named Director of Bookstores

Jeff Halliburton has been named the new director of NC State Bookstores.

Feb 9, 2017  |  Faculty and Staff

Staff Ombuds Services Now Available

NC State staff members now have the ability to use the advisory services of Roy Baroff, the faculty and staff ombuds, to provide confidential, informal, impartial and independent issue and conflict resolution.

Feb 9, 2017  |  Campus Life

Meet the New Boss(es)

Join a conversation led by Provost Warwick Arden with four of NC State’s newest college deans at the Park Alumni Center on Tuesday, Feb. 28.

Feb 9, 2017  |  Faculty and Staff

McGlothlin to Lead IISE

Tim McGlothlin, executive director of the Ergonomics Center of North Carolina, has been named president-elect of the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers.

Feb 9, 2017  |  Campus Life

Remembering Our Three Winners

In remembrance of the three NC State alumni who were slain in a Chapel Hill shooting on Feb. 10, 2015, the NC State community is encouraged to volunteer or give to the organization of their choice.

Feb 9, 2017  |  Campus Life

Film Explores the Sacred and Absurd

Gregg Museum Director Roger Manley presents a free screening of his award-winning film, Mana - Beyond Belief, in Thompson Hall on Feb. 23.