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May 18, 2016  |  The Abstract

Bugs Bunny’s Knowledge Confirmed

The carrot genome sequence reveals information about the vegetable's evolution and how it accumulates health-beneficial carotenoids. Somewhere, Bugs Bunny is smiling.

Mar 23, 2016  |  Research and Innovation

Modified Maggots Could Help Human Wound Healing

NC State entomologists genetically modify maggots to aid human wound healing.

Mar 22, 2016  |  Service and Community

Home Brew

A burgeoning beer business is brewing in North Carolina — and NC State is supporting it with innovative brewing techniques, hands-on training for future brewers and a project to jumpstart hops production in the state.

Mar 16, 2016  |  Campus Life

Voters Easily Pass Connect NC

North Carolina voters easily pass the $2 billion Connect NC bond package that will help fund two critical buildings on NC State's Centennial Campus, the Engineering Oval and the Plant Sciences Initiative.

Mar 10, 2016  |  Faculty and Staff

Connect NC Bond

Next Tuesday, North Carolina voters will have the opportunity to help fund higher education, state parks and the National Guard, among other things, when they decide on the $2 billion Connect NC bond. Review how those funds will help NC State.

Mar 9, 2016  |  Faculty and Staff

Barrangou Wins Warren Alpert Foundation Prize

Rodolphe Barrangou shares prestigious award for his pioneering work on the revolutionary gene-editing system known as CRISPR.

Mar 4, 2016  |  Campus Life

Where to Vote on March 15

North Carolina's primary is less a week away, with important national, state and local issues at stake. One important one for the NC State and higher education communities: the Connect NC bond. Here's what you need to know to cast your ballot on March 15.

Feb 29, 2016

Block That Pollen

NC State crop scientists move closer to finding pollen blockers that can protect organic corn from contamination by genetically modified corn.

Jan 7, 2016  |  Faculty and Staff Giving

Giving With Ease to EFNEP’s Mission

Lorelei Jones, coordinator of the Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program since 2004, strongly believes in investing in NC State.

Jan 5, 2016  |  Events

State Leaders Promote Proposed Bond

North Carolina voters will vote on a $2 billion bond package during the state's March 15 primary. The proposed bond includes $160 million for two buildings on NC State's Centennial Campus, the Engineering Oval and the Plant Science Initiative.