Stories From Jul 2017

Jul 20, 2017  |  Service and Community

Sharing Sustainability In Senegal

A study abroad experience in Scotland and an Alternative Service Break trip to Belize are how NC State graduate Jack Alcorn ended up in Senegal on a two-year assignment with the Peace Corps.

Jul 20, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Study Finds Day-to-Day Experiences Affect Awareness of Aging, Mood

A study of older adults finds an individual’s awareness of aging is not as static as previously thought.

Jul 19, 2017  |  Campus Life

Libraries to Demo Motion Capture Smartsuit

Sign up for a webinar highlighting the Rokoko Smartsuit Pro, a high-tech outfit that transmits the wearer’s movements in real time.

Jul 19, 2017  |  Faculty and Staff

Hill Named Head of School of Architecture

Professor David Hill has been elevated from interim to full-time head of the School of Architecture.

Jul 19, 2017

Shedding Light on an Emerging Infectious Disease

A new research project answers lingering questions about Bartonella and Bartonellosis…

Jul 19, 2017  |  The Abstract

Notes from Tanzania: Lessons from the Field

Some lessons learned from a student doing research on crop disease in Tanzania.

Jul 18, 2017  |  Faculty and Staff

BOT Elects Officers for 2017-18

Four distinguished alumni have been elected to serve in leadership positions on NC State’s Board of Trustees.

Jul 17, 2017  |  The Abstract

Tackling Cassava Mosaic Disease: One Week in Tanzania

A student writes about her fieldwork in Tanzania, tackling a crop disease that threatens millions.

Jul 13, 2017  |  Students

Student Body President Outlines LGBTQ Goals

Jackie Gonzalez, elected student body president for the coming academic year, has a keen interest in LGBTQ issues she hopes to address during her tenure. Working with diversity outreach director J Hallen, Gonzalez recently issued a statement about her plan.

Jul 13, 2017  |  Awards and Honors

Geology Graduate Student Wins NASA Fellowship

Graduate student Corbin Kling recently won a NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship for his planetary geology research.

Jul 13, 2017  |  Awards and Honors

Diving Into (Dr.) Poole

From cow births in the classroom to epic whiteboard sessions in his office, Daniel Poole loves to teach, and it shows: In 2017 alone, he's nabbed three teaching awards — one of them national.

Jul 13, 2017

Extraordinary Teamwork

A 6-year-old female Dalmatian has come out a winner thanks to quick thinking and teamwork by clinicians.

Jul 13, 2017  |  Faculty and Staff

Get to Know: Institute for Emerging Issues

The Institute for Emerging Issues at NC State brings together individuals and groups to pursue solutions to North Carolina’s challenges and strengthen the state’s future competitiveness.

Jul 12, 2017  |  Events

Sign Up for Mobile Mammogram Appointment

Sign up by Thursday for an appointment with the Rex Mobile Mammography Clinic, which will visit Centennial Campus on July 27 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Jul 12, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Bridging the Funding Gap from Research to Commercialization

Five promising NC State projects will receive support from the Chancellor’s Innovation Fund to help them move their inventions into the marketplace.