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Author: Suzanne Wardle

people in hard hats with shovels

Oct 8, 2020

In the Name of Freedom

Professor Victoria Gallagher and student diversity coordinator Joe Johnson are on the board of directors for the new Freedom Park planned for downtown Raleigh. 

Students and family sitting on a couch.

Aug 10, 2020

Juntos Connects With Students Through Virtual Academy

A program that usually brings middle school and high school students onto campus saw success online this summer. 

A sign in Talley Student Union reminds people to wear face coverings

Jul 22, 2020

Proactive Protection

NC State implements a number of safety measures for employees returning to campus, including a constant supply of face coverings so faculty and staff always have them on hand. 

crane holding bell to be installed in the top of the belltower

Jun 25, 2020

Same Campus, New Look

Capital improvement projects are making progress, and employees will see some changes when they return to work. 

man in National Guard uniform talking with two other men

May 21, 2020

Keeping North Carolina Fed

Allen Boyette, a senior director in Facilities, leads a group striving to improve the state’s food supply chain. 

two women in a lab with a microscope

May 6, 2020

Lasting Impact in (and Outside) the Classroom

The Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership aims to boost performance in classrooms and strengthen communities around North Carolina. 

men sitting at desks

Apr 29, 2020

OIS Goes Virtual to Keep Students Connected

The Office of International Services offers daily online gatherings to help people from overseas socialize and practice their English. 

supernova image from NASA

Apr 22, 2020

Experimenting in the Universe’s Laboratory

Noah Wolfe, a 2020 Goldwater Scholar, studies supernovas to expand our knowledge of physics. 

Copper wolf statues in Wolf Plaza at NC State

Apr 2, 2020

Webinars Designed to Help Employees Cope With Stress

The series is available through the Faculty and Staff Assistance Program. 

Curbside service in action at the NC State Veterinary Hospital.

Apr 1, 2020

‘The Best Friends You’ve Got’: CVM Rallies to Keep Pets, Staff Safe During Pandemic

NC State’s Veterinary Hospital offers curbside service to help the animals who need it most. 

NC State locksmith Jeff Thomas at work in the Key Shop

Feb 20, 2020

Meet Locksmith Jeff Thomas

The locksmith and his colleagues handle broken locks, stuck doors and other emergencies so that faculty, staff and students can keep moving through the hallways, offices and rooms at NC State. 

NC State architecture professor Patrick Rand

Aug 14, 2019

Architecture Professor Builds Up Accolades

Patrick Rand won the UNC System’s excellence in teaching award this year -- news he received while overseas on his Fulbright. 

Group of men looking at architectural drawings

Jul 9, 2019

Learn a New Skill With a Class at McKimmon

The center offers Google and Microsoft tutorials, notary courses and other classes that can help faculty and staff progress in their careers. 

NC State student outside holding a ukulele

May 22, 2019

Solving the Riddle of Genes

Nikhil Milind, a 2019 Goldwater Scholar, is melding computer science and biology to explore links between genetics and disease. 

Painting of a face

May 9, 2019

Unlocking the Mind

NC State faculty are studying human behavior to gain new insights on topics from terrorism to mental illness.