Jan 13, 2016
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.
Jan 5, 2016
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.
Nov 16, 2015
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.
Sep 2, 2015
NC State Receives Funding for Workforce Development
NC State expands workforce development with a grant from the Duke Energy Foundation.
Apr 6, 2015
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.
Feb 18, 2015
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.
Feb 11, 2015
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.
Nov 4, 2014
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.
Aug 22, 2014
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.
Jul 10, 2014
NC State Designated ‘Innovation & Economic Prosperity University’ by APLU
In recognition of a strong commitment to economic engagement, the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) today designated North Carolina State University as an Innovation & Economic Prosperity University. The designation acknowledges universities working […]