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Author: Jimmy Ryals

Oct 31, 2014

Successfully Studying Failure at the Constructed Facilities Lab

At the Constructed Facilities Lab, success is failure. By creating material failures in key pieces of infrastructures, researchers prevent them from occurring in real life. 

Oct 27, 2014

Bringing Ideas to Market

From new methods for creating biofuels and determining heart risk to fridge-free food processing and a more efficient fuel injector, NC State researchers are developing innovative approaches to global challenges. The Chancellor's Innovation Fund is supporting their work. 

Sep 22, 2014

Powerful Philanthropy: $4M Gift From Zelnaks Helps PCOM Think and Do

With a $4 million gift, a Raleigh couple is putting the Poole College of Management at NC State on the fast track. Steve and Judy Zelnak made the donation to endow the Stephen P. Zelnak Jr. Dean’s Chair in the college of management. 

Sep 18, 2014

NC State Leads in Promoting Diversity

The nation's largest higher-ed diversity magazine has honored NC State for its commitment to diversity and inclusion. 

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Aug 27, 2014

Redesign Enhances NC State Website

Take a peek behind the redesign of the NC State website, a mobile-friendly facelift that merges the university's main news channels, introduces a new navigational structure and puts social media tools at your fingertips. 

NC State junior Scotty McCreery performs at Packapalooza 2014.

Aug 25, 2014

Packapalooza 2014

Packapalooza brought 55,000 people to Hillsborough Street. See how NC State rocked in the new school year. 

Jun 4, 2014

A Makers’ Place

Maker Faire North Carolina is a celebration of the state's thinkers and doers. NC State students will put their projects on display there this weekend. 

NC State student Tyson Huffman stands in front of a board showing construction plans.

May 30, 2014

A Sustainable Solution

From Marine to "McGyver-in-residence:" junior Tyson Huffman is putting his real-world experience to work for the women of Rwanda. 

A2W designer Rachel Bridge preps a model before she hits the runway.

May 2, 2014

Fashioning Solutions

Fashion evolves with every problem solved at Art2Wear. 

Apr 8, 2014

The Space Solution

Astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson discusses science education, the big-bang theory -- and "The Big Bang Theory." 

Feb 24, 2014

A Leader in His Time

Eric Moore was an NC State student pioneer, the first African-American student to win election to a campuswide student government post. Read his story. 

Feb 9, 2014

Krispy Kreme Challenge 2014

The 2014 Krispy Kreme Challenge raised $200,000 for the North Carolina Children's Hospital. 

Feb 4, 2014

Student-Powered Service

Grueling as it is, the 5-mile, 2,400-calorie Krispy Kreme Challenge is the end of a longer race for the students who organize it. 

Jan 3, 2014

The Best of 2013

Look back at the Pack's 2013 highlights: the opening of the library of the future, a history-making gift, a College World Series berth and much more. 

Oct 30, 2013

Homecoming 2013

Students, alumni and supporters painted NC State red for Homecoming 2013.