EIF to Focus on ‘Kidonomics’
The two-year focus of the 2017-18 Emerging Issues Forum will be Kidonomics: The Economics of Early Childhood Investment, examining the connections between early childhood investments, North Carolina’s economy and the development of a well-trained workforce.
NC State to Hold Commencement Ceremony Dec. 16
More than 3,500 NC State students will graduate on Friday, bringing the total to nearly 9,000 degrees awarded in 2016.
Improve Your Computer IQ in 2017
It’s easy to add to your storehouse of knowledge about computer and Web applications thanks to training courses offered by the Office of Information Technology beginning in January. Register now before classes fill up.
Nile Project Concert Coming in March
Thanks to outside grants and support from both the NC State Sustainability Fund and the NC State Foundation, the Nile Project concert is slated for March 15 at Stewart Theatre.
NC State Recognized as Bike-Friendly Campus
NC State racks up another honor, nabbing a silver award in the League of American Bicyclists’ annual Bicycle Friendly University recognition program.
2016 Chancellor’s Report
Thanks to our extraordinary faculty, staff and students, NC State is driving positive change in a wide range of disciplines. Explore some of the year’s most significant accomplishments in the 2016 Chancellor’s Report.
Renowned Chef Howard Speaks on Campus
Award-winning chef, TV personality, author and NC State alumna Vivian Howard will return to campus Dec. 15 to deliver the annual Eloise S. Cofer Lecture on connecting food, family and community. She will also participate in a book signing earlier in the day in the Coastal Ballroom of the Talley Student Union. Both events are free and open to the public.
McKeand Nabs Top Service Award for Work With Pines
Steve McKeand, director of NC State’s Cooperative Tree Improvement Program, is honored with the Governor James E. Holshouser Jr. Award for Excellence in Public Service. The program breeds loblolly and longleaf pines to better cope with disease, pests and a changing climate.
Woodsons Host Holiday Reception on Dec. 7 at The Point
Chancellor Randy Woodson and his wife Susan invite all NC State faculty and staff to to attend their annual holiday open house on Wednesday, Dec. 7, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Point.
Bookstores Host Madness Sale
Friday is the biggest shopping day of the year for the two locations of the NC State Bookstores, with up to 40 percent off most merchandise.