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.
Graduate Programs Rise in 2019 Rankings
Engineering and education advance in the U.S. News rankings of the nation’s top graduate programs.
Wrestler Macchiavello Savors National Title
NC State’s Mike Macchiavello scores a surprise victory in the NCAA Wrestling Championships in Cleveland, leading the Wolfpack to a fourth-place finish in team competition and becoming the first N.C. native in more than three decades to win an individual national wrestling title.
Attica Uprising Is Focus of History Weekend
Historian Heather Thompson discusses the 1971 Attica prison uprising as the featured speaker at this year’s History Weekend.
Forestry Prof Honored for Diversity Efforts
Zakiya Holmes Leggett is lauded by the Ecological Society of America for her efforts to increase the diversity of future ecologists through mentoring, teaching and outreach.