Western Manor Apartments Lead Pack In Recycling Competition
Residents of NC State’s Western Manor Apartments led the Wolfpack to its strongest finish yet in a nationwide collegiate recycling competition this winter. RecycleMania is a national competition of more than 300 universities competing to reduce campus landfill waste while also boosting recycling and composting rates.
NC State Honors Outstanding Faculty
NC State recognized 28 faculty members for their dedication to teaching, learning, research and service during the 2017 Celebration of Faculty Excellence on May 2. The annual event honors faculty who have won prestigious state, national and international awards and created new knowledge and advancements in their respective disciplines.
Sustainability Fund Awards $179,000 in Campus Grants
Thirteen sustainability projects will be implemented on campus over the next year thanks to $179,000 in grants recently awarded by the student-led advisory board of NC State’s Sustainability Fund.
Libraries Receive Visualization Grant
NC State has been awarded a $414,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support the advancement of tools and techniques for developing and sharing large-scale visual content for research.
O&E Awards Presented
NC State’s Office of Outreach and Engagement honored faculty, staff, students and community partners at its annual awards celebration April 25.
Swimming, Diving Thrive at Wolfies
Swimmers Andreas Schiellerup and Alexia Zevnik were recognized as the ACC's top scholars in their sport, while Zevnik and fellow swimmer Ryan Held received the men's and women's H.C. Kennett Awards for demonstrating all-around leadership and qualities of sportsmanship and good character on Monday at the athletics department's annual awards event.
Mayor to Give NC State Spring Commencement Speech
NC State graduates will hear from Raleigh Mayor Nancy Farlane and honor the work of architect Phil Freelon and historian David Christian during spring graduation ceremonies May 13.
Chemistry Professor Sniffs Out Excellence
Chemistry professor Maria T. Oliver-Hoyo was recently named a winner of the 2017 Excellence in Teaching Award from the UNC system Board of Governors.
Attend Outreach and Engagement Awards
Mark your calendar for this year’s Outreach & Engagement awards celebration, scheduled for April 25 at the McKimmon Center.
NC State’s Alex Hsain Wins Truman Scholarship
Hanan “Alex” Hsain, a junior majoring in materials science and engineering at NC State, has been awarded a 2017 Truman Scholarship.