Service and Community

Mar 1, 2018

Rock-N-Roll Race Volunteers Needed

The Rock-N-Roll Half Marathon is coming near campus on April 7-8. More than 500 volunteers are needed to help get some 9,000 runners to the finish line.

Feb 22, 2018  |  Service and Community

NC State in Top 25 of Peace Corps Volunteers

NC State ranks No. 22 in the Peace Corps' latest rankings of Top Volunteer-Producing Colleges and Universities.

Feb 15, 2018  |  Events

Educator Dubroy to Discuss Xenophobia and Inclusivity

Tashni-Ann Dubroy, executive vice president and COO of Howard University, will deliver the 2018 Humanities and Social Sciences Diversity Lecture on Thursday, Feb. 22.

Feb 13, 2018  |  Service and Community

Talking Black in America

African American language is central to American life, yet it continues to be misunderstood and marginalized. A new documentary from the Language and Life Project at NC State draws on decades of research to remedy our understanding.

Jan 30, 2018

Designing Greenways for Diverse Users

Researchers hit the trails to find out who's using urban greenways for recreation. Their results can help improve greenway design.

Jan 25, 2018  |  Campus Life

Events Highlight Human Trafficking

Learn more about the global problem of human trafficking at a series of events next week.

Jan 17, 2018  |  Campus Life

Olympian Now Champions NC State

U.S. Olympic Hall-of-Famer Jean Driscoll is ready for a new challenge: building support for NC State’s acclaimed College of Design. The elite Paralympic athlete and eight-time Boston Marathon winner is the college’s new executive director of development.

Jan 11, 2018  |  Service and Community

Think Tank Credits NC State for Raleigh Prosperity

The Milken Institute gives NC State high marks for helping to drive Raleigh’s fast-growing economy, noting the university’s role in research, innovation and economic development.

Dec 7, 2017  |  Campus Life

World-Class Scholar

NC State undergrad Kobi Felton, a chemical engineering major who is minoring in Spanish, heads off to the United Kingdom next fall as a 2018 Marshall Scholar. Find out how his time at NC State changed his life.

Nov 22, 2017  |  Campus Life

Donors Chime In to Complete Belltower

A gift from Bill and Frances Henry of Gastonia caps decades of effort to complete the Memorial Tower, NC State’s iconic structure honoring alumni killed in the First World War. The Belltower will ultimately feature the full complement of 54 bells, carillon and interior stairs as originally designed.

Nov 9, 2017  |  Campus Life

NC State Celebrates Native American Heritage, Culture

Amberlina Alston remembers a puzzling statement a classmate made last semester. “This guy said he thought all Natives got their college paid for,” Alston says. “And I’m like, ‘No, that’s definitely not true.’” It’s one of many stereotypes that Alston […]

Nov 8, 2017  |  Campus Life

Dance Program Hosts 2017 Fall Concert

The NC State Dance Program hosts its fall concert on Nov. 16-17. The concert will present a variety of dance styles, including hip-hop, modern, salsa and bhangra.

Nov 8, 2017  |  Campus Life

Nominations Open for Extension Service Awards

Don’t let good work go unrewarded. Nominate a colleague for the Outstanding Extension Service Awards, now through Dec. 15.

Nov 2, 2017  |  Campus Life

Native American Heritage Month Celebrates Resilience

NC State will observe Native American Heritage Month during November with events highlighting the theme of resilience.

Nov 2, 2017  |  Campus Life

Pack Plaid: NC State’s Official Tartan

Check out the newly released Pack Plaid, an officially registered tartan pattern developed by College of Textiles graduate student and Raleigh native Kathleen Kelly.