Belltower Event Commemorates End of WWI
A May 1 event marking the centennial anniversary of the end of the First World War features a flyover of F-15 fighters, a 21-gun salute and a carpet of poppies. The Belltower ceremony is open to the public.
5 Questions With Laura Wyker
Hot off her recent win at the Lulu eGames, design student Laura Wyker's collection of handcrafted handbags will be on display at the Art2Wear runway show.
Davidian Wins ASA Founders Award
Marie Davidian has received one of the top honors from the American Statistical Association.
While searching for sources of bromide in the Cape Fear River watershed nearly five years ago, NC State environmental engineer Detlef Knappe and his team found more than they were looking for: high concentrations of a number of unexpected industrial chemicals in drinking water, including one — GenX — that has entered the popular vernacular in North Carolina.
Who Was Eliza Riddick?
During the Spanish flu pandemic of 1918, hundreds of students and staff were afflicted and more than a dozen died. Among them was Eliza Riddick, a volunteer nurse who served in the campus infirmary.
Earn a Well Wolfpack Certification
Go for the gold. Fill out the Well Wolfpack form and earn a wellness certification for your college, unit or department. It’s all part of the effort to foster a culture of health and well-being at NC State.
Attend Outreach and Engagement Awards
Support your colleagues involved in outstanding outreach and engagement work by attending the annual awards ceremony sponsored by the Office of Outreach and Engagement. The event is April 11.
Spring Football Game Includes Employee Appreciation Event
Faculty and staff are invited to a free tailgate event prior to the annual Kay Yow Spring Football Game at Carter-Finley Stadium on April 7, as well as discounted tickets to that night's Carolina Hurricanes hockey game. Registration is required.
A Moveable Feast: Antibiotics Give C. diff a Nutrient-Rich Environment, No Competition
Antibiotic use creates a “banquet” for Clostridium difficile (C. diff), by altering the native gut bacteria that would normally compete with C. diff for nutrients.
NC State experts in the College of Textiles’ Textile Protection and Comfort Center are developing and testing equipment to protect the firefighters who protect us.