Stories From 2018

Nov 14, 2018  |  Campus Life

Holiday Open House at The Point

The holiday season is upon us and that means it's time for faculty and staff to join Randy and Susan Woodson at the beautiful chancellor’s residence on Centennial Campus for their annual open house.

Nov 14, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Bias-Based Bullying Does More Harm, Is Harder to Protect Against

A new study finds bias-based bullying does more harm to students than generalized bullying, particularly for students who are targeted because of multiple identities, such as race and gender.

Nov 12, 2018  |  Campus Life

Annual ROTC Run Honors Veterans

One day after the worldwide remembrance of the end of World War I, NC State’s ROTC units held their annual two-mile run around campus in honor of Veterans Day.

Nov 12, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Family, School Support Makes Kids More Likely To Stand Up To Bullying

A recent study finds young people with good family relationships are more likely to intervene when they witness bullying at school.

Nov 12, 2018  |  The Abstract

Measuring the Role of Social Networks in Entrepreneurship

NC State aims to measure how social networks influence innovation and entrepreneurship.

Nov 9, 2018  |  Faculty and Staff

NC State’s Walt Wolfram Receives UNC System’s Holshouser Award

For his work toward "improving the quality of life for all North Carolinians," William C. Friday Distinguished University Professor Walt Wolfram has been honored with the 2018 Gov. James E. Holshouser Jr. Award for Excellence in Public Service.

Nov 8, 2018  |  Academics

NC State Will Restructure Asia Programming in 2019

While NC State will no longer offer academic and cultural programs through the Confucius Institute after June 2019, Chinese language and culture programs will continue to play a significant role in NC State's efforts to create a more comprehensive Asia strategy.

Nov 8, 2018  |  Campus Life

Veterans Day Run Takes Place Nov. 12

One day after the worldwide remembrance of the end of World War I, NC State’s ROTC units will hold their annual two-mile run around campus in honor of Veterans Day.

Nov 7, 2018  |  Faculty and Staff

Reflections and Reactions: Wilson College of Textiles Makes History

A historic gift. A grateful and excited university community. Wilson College of Textiles students, faculty and staff share their feelings in the days following a landmark announcement.

Nov 7, 2018  |  The Abstract

Researchers.One – A New Model for Open Access Publishing and Peer Review

Researchers develop genuinely open-access peer review publication platform they believe will promote academic freedom, broaden dissemination and even help improve the quality of scientific research.

Nov 6, 2018  |  Faculty and Staff

A New Reality for Online Education

Online instruction at NC State is taking on a whole new meaning, thanks to emerging virtual reality technologies and the innovative folks at DELTA who adapt them for faculty and staff to use.

Nov 5, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Researchers Identify Promising Proteins for Diagnostic, Prognostic Use in ALS

Researchers have identified proteins that may be useful in both earlier diagnosis of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) and in more accurate disease prognosis.

Nov 2, 2018  |  Campus Life

Transformative Gift to NC State Names the Wilson College of Textiles

A $28 million gift from Fred Wilson and family names the College of Textiles.

Nov 1, 2018  |  The Abstract

Building Better Predictions From Polls

Inaccurate 2016 election predictions weren’t due to shy voters or flawed surveys, but to excessive averaging over multiple polls. An NC State statistician proposes a better model.

Oct 31, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Political Science Experts Offer Insights On National, NC Elections

Experts from North Carolina State University can offer insight into this year’s elections, as well as what outcomes may mean for policy issues both nationally and in North Carolina.