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The official 2021 White House Christmas tree on display in the the Blue Room

Dec 3, 2021

How to Produce a Grand Champion Christmas Tree

Over the years, the White House has selected a North Carolina Fraser fir for its annual Christmas Tree. But what does it take to produce a Grand Champion Christmas Tree? The secret comes from NC State. 

Dec 3, 2021

NC State Ranked No. 1 Entrepreneurship Program in the Southeast

NC State ranked No. 1 in the Southeast for both undergraduate and graduate entrepreneurship education programs and came in at No. 15 in both lists of Top 50 Undergraduate Schools and Top 50 Graduate Schools for Entrepreneurship Studies in the nation for 2022. 

Wake team pitching at Wolf Den

Dec 3, 2021

Meet the 2021 Wolf Den Winners

Five student teams battled it out in front of the wolves in this Shark Tank-inspired pitch competition. Meet the winners and learn about their ventures. 

Dec 3, 2021

Reflecting on the Work of Lewis Sheats as He Embarks on a New Opportunity

Assistant Vice Provost for Entrepreneurship and Executive Director of The eClinic, Lewis Sheats, will be leaving the university after 20 years of service. Sheats has accepted an opportunity as Director of the Chaifetz Center for Entrepreneurship at St. Louis, Missouri.  

Benny Suggs receiving the Order of the Long Leaf Pine in 2017

Nov 30, 2021

NC State Alumni Association Leader to Retire

After 11 years at the helm of NC State’s Alumni Association, Benny Suggs will retire in December 2022. 

A Technology Support Technician named April Tilley monitors classrooms at console 7 in the Central Control Room at NC State's DELTA office.

Nov 24, 2021

VCS: Taking Care of Business and Colleagues

Instead of abandoning ship when COVID-19 hit the NC State campus, the DELTA Video Communication Services (VCS) professionals were in the all hands on deck mode of operation. Read more about how systems that were already in place helped them to weather the storm. 

Nov 11, 2021

Q&A with Joy Gaston Gayles, ASHE President

Professor and Senior Advisor for Advancing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Joy Gaston Gayles talks about her goals as the president of the Association for the Study of Higher Education, what changes she hopes to see in the field and how her new role ties in with her work at the College of Education. 

woman in face mask places band-aid on shoulder of another woman wearing a facemask

Oct 28, 2021

How COVID-19 Vaccine Marketing Strategies Must Change for Global Success

Different approaches are effective in different parts of the world. 

Photo of campus gateway.

Oct 20, 2021

Timothy J. Danielson Named Associate Vice Chancellor for NC State Human Resources

Danielson will take the helm of University Human Resources on Jan. 31, 2022. 

a two-lane road disappears into floodwaters

Oct 7, 2021

Five Years Later, Five Lessons Learned from Matthew

Matthew was a wake-up call, reinforcing the danger posed by tropical systems far from the coastline. 

Chris Frey and Joe DeCarolis

Oct 5, 2021

NC State Faculty Nominated for Key White House Roles

The faculty have been asked to take on leadership roles at the EPA and Department of Energy. 

Gen Alpha

Oct 5, 2021

Meet the Mini Millennials: Generation Alpha

Let's talk about Gen Alpha, brand loyalties and the future of marketing. 

Sep 16, 2021

DELTA Finance and Business Office Presses on During Tough Times

The DELTA Finance and Business Office played a major role in helping DELTA keep working during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Sep 9, 2021

Goodnight Explorers Take On Raleigh

The Goodnight Scholars Program created Goodnight Explorers last fall to allow students to safely get to know one another, NC State's campus and Raleigh. The program was such a success that it's now part of the Goodnight Scholars Program's regular fall lineup. 

students socializing on NC State's campus

Aug 26, 2021

Professor Offers Lessons Learned, Advice for Successful In-Person Teaching During Pandemic

NC State is back to face-to-face instruction. Professor Marsha Gordon shares what she learned during the first week of classes.