Jul 30, 2009
The Atlantic Monthly Fiction 2009 issue contains “P.S.,” a short story by Jill McCorkle, who teaches in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences MFA writing program.
Jul 16, 2009
NC State alumna Jean Marie Wolff-Rossi of Louisburg, a leader in advocating for people with disabilities, died July 3.
Thanks to a communication consulting project conducted by graduate students at NC State, the Lucy Daniels Center has access to key analytical data that may help it continue to grow and prosper despite the recession.
Four students got to sample the magic this summer as finalists in Disney's ImagiNations Design Competition, winning a 10-day trip to Imagineering's Southern California studios.
Jul 1, 2009
NC State video producer Neal Hutcheson distilled the art of making moonshine into an Emmy-winning documentary.
Jun 18, 2009
Dr. Steve Amendum, assistant professor of literacy education, won the 2009 Promising Researcher Award from the National Council of Teachers of English Standing Committee on Research.
Dr. Susan Katz found some hands-on ways to connect with students and the community: sewing, quilting and crocheting.
Jun 3, 2009
Dr. Craig Friend, director of public history, is editor of Southern Masculinity: Perspectives on Manhood in the South Since Reconstruction.
Nicolas A. Robins, lecturer in history, is lead editor of the book Genocides by the Oppressed: Subaltern Genocide in Theory and Practice.
May 18, 2009
Dr. Antony Harrison, a Victorian literature expert who leads the English department, has been recognized as a University Distinguished Professor.
Nancy Gustke was selected as the university's First Year Inquiry Outstanding Teacher for 2009.
May 7, 2009
Dr. David Berube is lead author of a National Science Foundation-funded white paper, "Nanotechnology: Communicating Risk in the 21st Century."
Dr. Bill Kinsella serves as president-elect of the environmental communication division of the National Communication Association.
Dr. Holly Brewer, associate professor of history, was selected for a 2009-10 fellowship at the National Humanities Center in Research Triangle Park.
Apr 30, 2009
English professor John Kessel won the Nebula Award for Best Novelette for Pride and Prometheus, a tale involving characters from Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice and Mary Shelley's Frankenstein.