Faculty and Staff

Feb 23, 2017  |  The Abstract

Could Greenways Help Fight Chicago Crime?

A crime decrease in neighborhoods surrounding a Chicago greenway built on an abandoned railway line offers a ray of hope amid troubling trends in the Windy City.

Feb 23, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

A Pretty Sweet Potato

Professor Mike Boyette has launched a project to create a better looking sweet potato, a cam-ready glam yam that can help eliminate food waste.

Feb 23, 2017  |  Awards and Honors

Confrey Named 2017 AERA Fellow

Mathematics education professor Jere Confrey is the first NC State faculty member to be named an American Educational Research Association Fellow, the organization's highest honor for recognizing research contributions to education.

Feb 22, 2017  |  Faculty and Staff

Hero of Three Mile Island Dies

Harold Denton, the cool-headed federal regulator who took charge of Three Mile Island after the nation’s worst nuclear accident, was a 1958 graduate of NC State’s nuclear engineering program.

Feb 22, 2017  |  Faculty and Staff

Animal Rights Activist Regan Dies at 78

Tom Regan, an emeritus professor of philosophy at NC State and an internationally acclaimed advocate of animal rights, died of pneumonia in Raleigh on Feb. 17. He was 78.

Feb 16, 2017  |  Events

Thomas Retires From Crafts Center

Join the NC State Crafts Center as it bids "Happy Retirement" to director George Thomas next Friday at 5:30 p.m.

Feb 15, 2017  |  Athletics

Rising to New Heights

Senior forward Jennifer Mathurin, a student-athlete majoring in social work, has been presented with many opportunities to succeed during her NC State career. See her and the No. 17 Wolfpack women's basketball team in action on Sunday at the annual Play4Kay game at Reynolds Coliseum.

Feb 13, 2017  |  The Abstract

Picture This: Announcing NC State’s Second Annual Research Image Contest

NC State's research image contest is open to faculty, staff, graduate students and postdocs. Show us what makes your work amazing!

Feb 10, 2017

Narayan, Turinsky elected to National Academy of Engineering

The august body elects two College of Engineering faculty members for their groundbreaking work and contributions to society.

Feb 9, 2017  |  Faculty and Staff

Staff Ombuds Services Now Available

NC State staff members now have the ability to use the advisory services of Roy Baroff, the faculty and staff ombuds, to provide confidential, informal, impartial and independent issue and conflict resolution.