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Feb 11, 2016

5 Questions on Diversity in Higher Ed

Robert Jones, president of the University at Albany, shares his perspectives on the nature of leadership and the importance of confronting issues of race and racism. Jones delivers the 2016 Humanities and Social Sciences Diversity Lecture Feb. 17. 

Feb 10, 2016

Cold Night, Warm Hearts

Hundreds huddle against the cold outside the Talley Student Union to honor the legacy of three students on the anniversary of their deaths.  

Feb 4, 2016

‘A Day of Light’ Honors Slain Students

NC State remembers three remarkable students whose legacy of leadership and service has inspired people around the world. Memorial events marking the anniversary of their deaths include a candlelight vigil and spoken word performance. 

Feb 3, 2016

Longstanding Support and Leadership

As chair of NC State’s Board of Trustees, longtime donor Jim Owens takes pride in the university’s momentum. Learn how his leadership and support have been integral to the success of NC State for more than three decades. 

Feb 3, 2016

Doughnut Data

In 12 years, the Krispy Kreme Challenge has rolled up some impressive numbers: 60,000-plus runners, more than 724,000 doughnuts eaten and nearly $1 million raised for charity. 

Jan 28, 2016

A Primer on Political Activities

With two major projects included in the upcoming Connect NC Bond, NC State has a vested interest this legislative initiative. However, university employees are limited in what they can do to advocate for any political cause. Here are some guidelines from the Office of General Counsel. 

Jan 27, 2016

Dunk and Doughnut Races Slated

Two family-friendly races are fast approaching in February: the Krispy Kreme Challenge and the Polar Plunge. Find out how you can participate in the charity events. 

Jan 14, 2016

NC State to Join American Academy

NC State has been invited to join the nation’s top universities as an affiliate of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, one of the oldest and most respected academic organizations in the United States. 

Jan 5, 2016

NC State a Top Workplace for Commuters

NC State is one of just 10 universities honored for exemplary efforts in sustainable transportation. The annual award competition ranks the best workplaces for commuters.  

Dec 10, 2015

NC State’s Green Football Results

Here's what happened when multiple NC State partners worked together to create the first zero-waste football season at Carter-Finley Stadium.