Stories From Apr 2017

Apr 21, 2017

Scientists in Training

Building pasta bridges, learning reptile facts and launching marshmallows with a catapult are all in a day's work for NC State engineering students who coach elementary school Science Olympiad teams.

Apr 20, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

NC State Makes Top 25 for Technology Transfer

NC State ranks No. 25 among the 200 research institutions studied in the Milken Institute’s latest listing of best universities for technology transfer.

Apr 20, 2017  |  The Abstract

Finding Order and Structure in the Atomic Chaos Where Materials Meet

Researchers have developed a model that accounts for irregularities in how atoms arrange themselves at the interface where two materials meet.

Apr 20, 2017  |  Campus Life

Report Compliance Concerns Via New Online Portal

A new online portal makes it easier to anonymously report compliance and ethics concerns on campus.

Apr 20, 2017  |  Events

Ready For Your Close-Up?

The Cellular and Molecular Imaging Facility has recently acquired a new state-of-the-art Zeiss LSM 880 confocal microscope and is eager for researchers on campus to learn how to use it. Check out two opportunities to see it in action.

Apr 20, 2017  |  Faculty and Staff

Exploratory Grants Generate Solutions

Faculty and staff can consider applying for a DELTA exploratory grant. Deadline for all DELTA grant applications is May 5.

Apr 19, 2017  |  Academics

4 Reasons Veterans Choose NC State Online

For many active-duty military members and veterans, NC State's Online and Distance Education offers flexibility in continuing their educations. Here are a few reasons that make NC State the perfect choice for earning a degree.

Apr 19, 2017  |  Faculty and Staff

Grant Funds Solutions for N.C. Defense Sector

NC State leads an effort to help North Carolina defense-related businesses impacted by federal budget cuts. The initiative is funded by a $2 million DOD grant.

Apr 19, 2017  |  Awards and Honors

Chemistry Professor Sniffs Out Excellence

Chemistry professor Maria T. Oliver-Hoyo was recently named a winner of the 2017 Excellence in Teaching Award from the UNC system Board of Governors.

Apr 18, 2017  |  Frontpage

NC State Researchers Predict ‘Normal’ 2017 Hurricane Season for East Coast

NC State researchers predict ‘normal’ 2017 hurricane season for East coast