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Jan 13, 2012

Memories of a Maestro

Longtime NC State band director Frank Hammond, who pushed his students to reach their potential in music and in life,  died Jan. 7 at his home in Washington, N.C. He was 78. 

Oct 31, 2011

Former Alumni Association Head Dies

Bryce R. Younts, who led the NC State Alumni Association through a period of unprecedented growth as its executive director for more than 26 years, died Saturday. 

Jul 29, 2011

Memorial Held for Gregg Curator Ennis

Dr. Lynn Jones Ennis, associate director and curator of the collection at the Gregg Museum of Art and Design, died Tuesday in Raleigh. She was 58. 

Jul 28, 2011

Rural Sociologist Wimberley Dies

Rural sociologist Ron Wimberley, a faculty member for 40 years, has died. Colleagues plan to hold a campus memorial service, which has not yet been scheduled. 

Jun 28, 2011

Legendary Lorenzo Charles Dies

The Wolfpack mourns the tragic death of basketball legend Lorenzo Charles, who made the championship-winning dunk in 1983. Find out how the university plans to honor him. 

Jun 23, 2011

Remembering an Atomic Age Pioneer

Dr. Raymond Murray, a professor emeritus who was involved in nuclear milestones from the Manhattan Project to the Three Mile Island recovery, has died. 

May 13, 2011

Remembering Adcock, Leader of the Band


May 13, 2011

Barthalmus Memorial on Sunday

Celebrate the life of Dr. George Barthalmus at the McKimmon Center on Sunday, May 15. 

May 12, 2011

Colleagues Remember Barthalmus

Dr. George Barthalmus, a longtime professor of zoology and biology who taught thousands of students and was a passionate advocate for undergraduate research, died last night. 

Apr 21, 2011

Acclaimed Photographer Mourned

The death of war photographer Chris Hondros, an NC State alumnus, has drawn international media coverage. 

Apr 20, 2011

Photojournalist Hondros Killed

Acclaimed war photographer Chris Hondros, a 1993 graduate of NC State, was gravely injured today in Libya. 

Apr 6, 2011

In Memoriam: Jon Ort

Services are scheduled this week for Dr. Jon F. Ort, former extension director and associate dean of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, who died April 4. 

Feb 8, 2011

In Memoriam: Bruce Zobel

Dr. Bruce J. Zobel, pioneer in the field of forest genetics, died Feb. 5. He maintained an active connection with NC State for 45 years. Services will be Friday, Feb. 18, in Raleigh. 

Nov 7, 2007


Remembering the lives and accomplishments of departed colleagues and friends. They made NC State a better place.