Eclipses Have Shadowed NC State Before
Four previous eclipses have darkened the skies of NC State and Raleigh, including nearly full coverage in 1900, when the North Carolina State College for Agriculture and Mechanic Arts was barely 10 years old.
A Walk Around Campus
Not every step on NC State's campus has to be on a brick sidewalk or plaza. In fact, you can spend an entire day walking the Wake County edges of the university, from Yates Mill County Park to a pasture adjacent to William B. Umstead State Park, and seldom leave NC State property.
Spin Doctors Headline Packapalooza 2017
For the sixth straight year, NC State will host Packapalooza, a free day-long block party and street festival for the community on Hillsborough Street. Events will begin at 2 p.m. and end with late-night concert by headliner the Spin Doctors.
Move-In Days Start Thursday
Several streets and parking areas will be closed beginning Thursday, as students return to campus for the start of the fall semester.
Sign Up for Mobile Mammogram Appointment
Sign up by Thursday for an appointment with the Rex Mobile Mammography Clinic, which will visit Centennial Campus on July 27 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Butterflies Get Royal Treatment on Golf Course
A team of volunteers supported by NC State and BASF plants milkweed and wildflowers at the Lonnie Poole Golf Course to create a habitat for rare monarch butterflies.
Time Capsule Awash in Memories
There wasn’t a dry item in the house at the opening of a 50-year-old time capsule at the site of Raleigh’s now defunct Cardinal Theatre.
NC State Jumps to No. 80 Worldwide for U.S. Patents
NC State jumped from No. 97 to No. 80 in the latest worldwide university rankings for U.S. utility patents.
Above the Battlefields of World War I
James Allen Higgs Jr., a Raleigh native and two-time engineering graduate of NC State, had a birds-eye view of the battlefields of France during the First World War.
Here Comes the Construction Equipment
There are no super-sized construction projects on the books for the coming months, but that doesn't mean there won't a few traffic hurdles here and there before students return in August.