Volunteer for Packapalooza 2016
Packapalooza 2016 is just around the corner and, as always, the welcome-week community festival on Hillsborough Street needs hundreds of volunteers throughout the day. Sign up for a shift and enjoy celebrating all things Wolfpack on Aug. 20.
Fellowship Eases Financial Burden
The impact of fellowships and scholarships is made possible through the generosity of others. Ask Knightdale High School math teacher Nick Koberstein, recipient of a 2015 Moshakos Family Teacher Education Graduate Fellowship.
Zelnak Wins Godwin Award
On June 2, Steve Zelnak received the 2016 Jerry and Elizabeth Godwin Red Torch Award from the NC State Foundation in recognition of his impact at NC State.
Moore Receives Raleigh Medal of Arts
NC State Live director Sharon Moore is one of six winners of the 2016 Raleigh Medal of Arts, the city's highest arts honor.
NCSU Libraries Honored in White House Ceremony
NCSU Libraries Susan Nutter and Marsha Gordon accept the 2016 National Medal for Museum and Library Service from First Lady Michelle Obama in a White House ceremony.
Vietnamese Nuclear Officials Check Out PULSTAR
Tran Chi Thanh, president of the Vietnam Atomic Energy Institute, toured NC State’s PULSTAR nuclear reactor on May 26 with Ayman Hawari and Nam Dinh, professors in the university’s Department of Nuclear Engineering. Hawari is also director of NC State’s Nuclear Reactor Program.
Living High on the Hog at Barbecue Camp
Twenty-five lucky future pitmasters were among the inaugural participants at the Department of Food, Bioprocessing and Nutrition Sciences two-day Barbecue Camp, where they learned the science of low and slow.
Parking Spaces Earn New Stripes
NCSU Transportation began the summer-long project of repainting lines on parking spaces, decks and crosswalks around campus. Look out for temporary "No Parking" signs in work areas.
Sign Up for ‘Data Matters’ Short Course
The Data Science Initiative at NC State is sponsoring “Data Matters: Data Science Short Course Series,” a week-long series of classes for faculty, staff, students, researchers and others who wish to increase their skills in data analytics and integrate data science methods into their research designs and skillsets.
Williams Named AVC for Human Resources
Effective July 1, Marie Williams will become NC State's new associate vice chancellor for human resources.