Stories From Nov 2017

Nov 9, 2017  |  Campus Life

NC State Celebrates Native American Heritage, Culture

Amberlina Alston remembers a puzzling statement a classmate made last semester. “This guy said he thought all Natives got their college paid for,” Alston says. “And I’m like, ‘No, that’s definitely not true.’” It’s one of many stereotypes that Alston […]

Nov 9, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Study: More Neuroscience Research Articles Are Reporting the Sex of Laboratory Animals

The number of neuroscience research studies reporting the sex of lab animals increased significantly in the current decade, though sex bias remains present.

Nov 9, 2017  |  Faculty and Staff

Libraries Offer New Writing, Editing Tool for Researchers

NCSU Libraries is running a yearlong trial of Overleaf, a program that helps scholars write, edit, format and share drafts of articles, posters, theses and lab reports.

Nov 9, 2017  |  Campus Life

Events Slated for Transgender Awareness Week

NC State's GLBT Center leads the campus observation of Transgender Awareness Week from Tuesday, Nov. 14 through Monday, Nov. 20. Events include Transgender Day of Remembrance, honoring transgender individuals who were murdered over the past year.

Nov 9, 2017  |  Campus Life

People of Poe | Rachael Debnam-O’Dea on the Changing Landscape of English Education

Meet Rachael Debnam-O’Dea, world traveler, former high school English teacher and current second-year doctoral student in the College of Education.

Nov 9, 2017  |  Campus Life

Stakeholders, University Celebrate Plant Sciences Partnership

Agricultural leaders plant their stakes, literally, in the ground on NC State’s Centennial Campus, as they mark their commitment to the North Carolina Plant Sciences Initiative.

Nov 9, 2017  |  Campus Life

Zikry Scores Robert Henry Thurston Lecture Award

Mohammed Zikry, a pioneer in micromechanics modeling, is honored by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

Nov 9, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Intelligence Study IDs Key Factors for Government, Academia, Industry Collaboration

A study of government and industry teamwork at an NSA-funded research center found an established suite of factors are key to fostering effective collaboration for the intelligence community.

Nov 8, 2017  |  Campus Life

Dance Program Hosts 2017 Fall Concert

The NC State Dance Program hosts its fall concert on Nov. 16-17. The concert will present a variety of dance styles, including hip-hop, modern, salsa and bhangra.

Nov 8, 2017  |  Campus Life

Registration Open for Block 3 Fall Workshops

Registration is open for DELTA’s Block 3 Fall Workshops. All classes are free and open to faculty, staff and teaching graduate students. Workshops include new and familiar topics to help you wrap up the current semester, and assist with your spring 2018 course preparation.