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.
Gift Creates New Opportunities for Veterans
U.S. Marine veterans Mark and Dawn Carter have created the Mary Gammon Carter Scholarship Endowment in the College of Engineering to support undergraduate veterans at NC State studying engineering.
University Faculty Scholars Named
NC State Chancellor Randy Woodson announced the 2016-17 class of University Faculty Scholars. The class of 22 recipients represents top early- and mid-career faculty engaging in research to present solutions to society’s most pressing issues.
AAAS Fellows Named
Three North Carolina State University faculty members have been elected as fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).
Spellings to Give NC State Fall Commencement Speech
NC State graduates will draw inspiration from Margaret Spellings, president of the University of North Carolina system, and Mildred Dresselhaus, a physicist and electrical engineer known as the "queen of carbon science."
Use Those Community Service Hours
All SHRA and EHRA employees who work at least 20 hours per week are allotted up to 24 hours for volunteer activities, or one hour a week (up to 36 hours annually) for mentoring/tutoring in a school-affiliated program for “at-risk” students or five hours a month (up to 45 hours annually) for participation in a public school literacy program.
NC Vision Zero Steps Up Highway Safety Effort
Donate shoes for Sunday’s commemoration of the World Day of Remembrance on Centennial Campus.
Meet the Man Behind Google Drive
Meet Jonathan Rochelle, co-founder of Google Docs and Google Drive, and celebrate "5 Years of Google at NC State” on Wednesday, Nov. 30, in the Talley Student Union.
Faculty, Staff Appreciation Game on Nov. 26
Employees can purchase up to four deeply discounted NC State men's basketball tickets for the Nov. 26 game against Loyola at PNC Arena for Faculty and Staff Appreciation Day.