Powering Down for the Holidays
NC State's energy-saving holiday plans call for lowering temperature settings and turning off lights and office equipment. Here's how you can help.
In the aftermath of Hurricane Irene, an NC State landscape crew and heavy equipment rolled into Elizabeth City to help a sister university.
Colby Earns Fellow Award
Jack Colby, assistant vice chancellor for Facilities Operations, will be honored July 17 in Atlanta with the Fellow Award from APPA, an international organization for educational facilities management.
Belltower Feeling Its Age
The Belltower stands tall but the iconic structure is starting to feel its age. Find out what's wrong.
Minimal Storm Damage on Campus
NC State suffered little damage in a weekend storm that battered the state, generating tornadoes that roared into Raleigh Saturday afternoon with wind speeds exceeding 100 mph.
A team from the Facilities Division used community service leave to build camaraderie and low-income housing.
Stairway to 1911
To paraphrase Led Zeppelin, there are three paths you can go by near the historic 1911 Building.
NC State Unplugged
As part of keeping the lights on at NC State, the power will have to go off for six hours of repairs on Sunday. A planned outage will interrupt utility service to most of the main campus from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Tucker Hall Working Off Waste
Tucker Residence Hall has been selected to participate in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s first national “Working off the Waste” competition.
Recognized for Recycling
NC State was named 2010 Outstanding University Program for Waste Reduction and Recycling by the Carolina Recycling Association.
Wheeling and Dealing for the Green
A process called "performance contracting" helps NC State pay for energy-saving enhancements without tapping the taxpayers. It's just one of many new green strategies on campus.
Colby Wins Turner Award
Jack Colby, assistant vice chancellor for facilities operations, received the Frank B. Turner Award, given to a state employee who makes an outstanding professional contribution to the built environment.
Hall Renamed for Joab Thomas
South Gardner Hall was renamed Thomas Hall on Nov. 19, in honor of Dr. Joab L. Thomas, NC State’s ninth chancellor.
Bolt Hits Belltower
Lightning struck the Belltower, knocking a capstone loose Tuesday night.
Free Expression Tunnel Enhanced
Lighting and signage improvements at the Free Expression Tunnel are being made based on suggestions from the Campus Climate Task Force.