Faculty, Staff Invited to Nutter Retirement Event
Faculty, staff and colleagues are invited to the Oct. 11 retirement celebration for Vice Provost and Director of Libraries Susan Nutter as she concludes her 30 years of service to the NCSU Libraries.
Special Bonus Leave Added by End of August
Employees eligible for the special bonus leave recently allocated by the North Carolina General Assembly in the 2017-18 annual budget can access that time by the end of August. Those who have used vacation time since July 1 can retroactively request special bonus leave in place of annual leave. Some restrictions apply.
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.