Study Suggests Trend Towards Research Article Dissertations
A new study by NC State's Graduate School finds that most doctoral dissertations at STEM institutions are more likely to be research article based. The findings will presented at the Council of Writing Program Administrators in Raleigh this week.
Transportation Adds New Spaces, Initiatives
NC State Transportation has added several new options, including a new permit renewal system, a new electrical vehicle charging permit and more pay-by-space options for visitors around campus.
System Taps Howell to Lead External Affairs
Longtime administrator Kevin Howell has been named senior vice president for external affairs for the UNC System. The NC State alumnus leads a new division responsible for communications, state and federal government relations, and international, community and economic engagement.
Weekend Closure on Hillsborough
Hillsborough Street will close to one lane just beyond the Pullen Road traffic circle on Saturday and Sunday for utility work.
Summer Water-Saving Tips
As we experience the hottest days of the year, a cool drink of water or a dip in the pool is always nice. But don't go crazy. Here are a few ways to keep water usage down during the dog days of summer.
Pollinators Welcome Here
NC State students, staff and faculty are driving an effort to create food sources for bees, butterflies and other creatures who help propagate life through strategic plant selection on the university’s urban campus in gardens filled with pollinator-friendly plants.
Hunt Library Among Top 100 Designs
NC State’s Hunt Library, renowned for its blend of advanced technology and ultramodern design, is now considered one of the nation’s top architecture projects. See why it made the list of iconic buildings.
Incoming CVM Student Named Tillman Scholar
Maj. Amie Pflaum, former Blackhawk helicopter pilot in Afghanistan, is one of 60 Tillman Scholars for 2016, given annually by the Pat Tillman Foundation. She plans to become a public health veterinarian for the U.S. Army, specializing in humanitarian missions in the developing world.
Air Rifle Shooter Wins National Title
NC State air rifle shooter Lucas Kozeniesky, a rising senior in sports management who recently qualified for the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Games, posted three strong rounds to win the USA Shooting National Championships.
Student’s Startup Helps Creative Teens
NC State senior Nate Myers has developed a startup creative company that helps teens from low-income backgrounds create multimedia projects often promoting social change.