NC State Completes Healthier Initiative Early
NC State completes healthier campus initiative goals two years ahead of schedule.
Flu-Shot Clinics Winding Down
The final three on-campus flu-shot clinics are slated for Friday and next Wednesday. State Health Plan members, their dependents and retirees should take the time to schedule their free vaccinations before flu season hits this winter.
Pack Pride Drives Rise in Rankings
Students sing NC State’s praises in an annual survey of top schools, touting the university as a high-impact institution with strong alumni support and popular athletic and student health programs.
Cross-Population Study Links Individuals’ Chemical Sensitivity, Genes
A new study looks for links between individuals' chemical sensitivity and genetic differences.
NC State Joins Healthy Campus Initiative
NC State joins a national effort to improve campus wellness, nutrition. Get the details about 23 wellness-related guidelines the university will strengthen or implement over the next three years.
Ebola Prompts Travel Restrictions
NC State responds to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa by restricting university-sponsored travel to countries affected by the deadly disease.
Africa Travelers: Monitor Health
Student Health Services has recommendations for students, faculty and staff returning to campus after visiting West Africa.
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