Top History Paper Examines Early Voting Rights Case
History student Micah Khater recounts the fascinating details of a Depression-era civil rights case in Wilkes County, North Carolina. Her groundbreaking work is named the best undergraduate history paper in the state.
NC State Earns High Marks on College Scorecard
The federal government’s new College Scorecard shows that the vast majority of NC State alumni earn well above the national average after moving into the workforce. Plus, the university offers a high graduation rate and low cost, the database finds.
Design Dean to Retire at End of Semester
Marvin Malecha, a nationally respected architect whose passion for excellence and innovation has shaped the College of Design for two decades, is retiring in December.
NC State Scores Big Jump in National Rankings
There is just no stopping NC State. The university earns high marks in the 2015 Best Colleges rankings, moving up six spots among national universities and placing among the best values in higher education.
Record-Breaking Giving Shows Donors Bullish on NC State
NC State alumni and friends are investing in the university like never before, boosting charitable giving for scholarships, research, academic programs and faculty support to an all-time high.
New Faculty Chair Walks the Walk
With faculty appointments in two colleges and responsibilities for teaching, advising and study abroad, Jeannette Moore is always on the move. Don’t expect her to slow down as the new chair of the faculty.
Pack Pride Drives Rise in Rankings
Students sing NC State’s praises in an annual survey of top schools, touting the university as a high-impact institution with strong alumni support and popular athletic and student health programs.
More Big Shoes to Fill on Campus
NC State will launch nationwide searches to fill three key positions on campus in the coming year: dean of the College of Education, dean of the Poole College of Management and vice chancellor for finance and business.
Parry Wins Presidential Award
Elizabeth Parry is among a select group of educators selected to receive the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Mentoring.
Paul’s Cross Scores Digital Humanities Award
A digital reenactment of John Donne's 1622 Gunpowder Day sermon wins a top award for data visualization. See what happens when you bring together experts in literature, history, architectural design, archeology, acoustical engineering and computer modeling.