Our Shining Future
A new $45 million grant from the Golden LEAF Foundation makes the Plant Sciences Initiative at NC State a reality — and positions North Carolina as a global leader for education, research and innovation in the plant sciences.
Racial Makeup of Labor Markets Affects Who Gets Job Leads
Research from North Carolina State University and Rice University finds that the racial composition of a labor market plays a significant role in whether workers find out about job leads – regardless of the race of the worker.
Start-Up Connects Micro-Entrepreneurs With Tourists
How an interdisciplinary team of researchers is helping small, locally owned businesses connect with tourists to create economic prosperity -- and amazing experiences.
Community Partnership Links Education, Jobs
NC State collaborates with communities in the western foothills of North Carolina to improve educational programs and spark economic growth through innovation.
NC State Receives Funding for Workforce Development
NC State expands workforce development with a grant from the Duke Energy Foundation.
The Home of Think and Do
For 128 years, NC State has been tasked with creating economic, societal and intellectual prosperity for all. That's a lofty goal, but our successes continue to come thick and fast. Learn why we're the home of Think and Do.
NC State Adds Billions to State and Local Economies
A new report details NC State's extraordinary impact on the local and state economies. The university and its enterprises create billions of dollars in added income across North Carolina.
NC State Researchers Land UNC System Research Grants
NC State is a key partner in five of six grants awarded as part of a new, statewide initiative designed to advance strategically-important collaborative research projects in North Carolina.
NC State’s Centennial Campus Named Top Economic Engine
NC State's groundbreaking research park, a model for public-private partnerships for three decades, wins a top award for promoting innovation and economic prosperity.
NC State Startup One of the Fastest Growing
An innovative company founded by two NC State food scientists lands near the top of the Inc. 5000 list of fast-growing companies.