Students, Alumni Witness Failed Coup in Turkey
A group of NC State students and alumni participating in a service trip to Turkey is caught up in the unrest surrounding a coup attempt. Read a firsthand account.
Enjoy Music, Food and Rides at Dix Festival
Raleigh hosts a community festival Saturday featuring local bands, food trucks and carnival rides at the city’s new Dorothea Dix Park. Bring the family and enjoy "Destination Dix."
Grounds Management Tests Electric Lawn Equipment
NC State's Grounds Management is part of a pilot program to test a new line of no-emission lawn care equipment that includes electric trimmers, leaf blowers and a solar-enabled lawn mower as part of its fleet. An added benefit: No noise to distract studying students or lecturing professors.
Classes Help You Master Online Tools
Flummoxed by Google Apps or other information technology tools? Then sign up for one or more courses offered by the Office of Information Technology this summer.
BOT Officers Re-elected
The Board of Trustees stays the course, re-electing its current slate of officers for another term.
Alum Takes Fight for Transgender Rights to Political Conventions
A public service spot urging legal protections for transgender Americans features NC State alumna Alaina Kupec. The TV ad airs during the upcoming national political conventions.
Woodson Encourages Respectful Dialogue
After a week marked by violence and mourning across the nation, Chancellor Randy Woodson reaffirms the importance of diversity and dialogue at NC State.
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.