Study Highlights Racism, Sexual Assault as Contributors to College Mental Health Challenges
A text mining analysis of academic and news articles related to mental health issues in higher education finds that racism, violence and sexual assault are key contributors to mental health challenges for students.
NC State Begins Implementing New ERA System
The Enterprise Research Administration system promises to streamline and simplify the complex work of managing research projects. Campus stakeholders will test and refine the system over the coming years.
NC State Moves Closer to Selecting eRA System
Faculty and staff working to select a new research administration system are inviting two vendors back to campus for another round of hands-on testing. The new eRA system will support the entire lifecycle of a research project, from proposal development through final reporting and closeout.
Unconnected Teaching in Namibia
Student Madison Weidner volunteered in Namibia this summer, and it’s helping her become a more culturally competent educator.
Study Finds Online HIV Prevention Resources Face Resistance From Black Female College Students
New research finds that black female college students were often unlikely to use online resources related to HIV prevention, due to the stigma associated with the disease and concerns that their social network would learn they were accessing HIV-related materials.
Panel to Discuss Data Security
NC State researchers interested in data security can attend a free Cyber Security Awareness Month panel discussion on Friday at the Talley Student Union.
What Google Fiber May Mean for North Carolina, NC State and R&D
NC State experts discuss what Google Fiber may mean for research and economic development in the Triangle region and at NC State.
York Named ‘Mover and Shaker’
Visionary technology leader Maurice York has been named one of the library world's "movers and shakers."
Help Drive IT at NC State
The newly charged IT Strategic Planning Process Steering Team is inviting all faculty and staff to participate in two workshops later this month to develop a campus IT strategic plan.
Management Professors Named Journal Editors
Two faculty members in information technology have been named journal editors.
NC State Joins Broadband Effort
NC State is partnering with a nationwide consortium of universities to improve broadband access for industries and communities in the Triangle.
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.
NC State announced this week that it will deploy the free Google Apps Education Edition as its official university e-mail service for students. In addition to receiving 35 times more storage space for e-mail, students will have access to Google’s suite of popular collaboration tools, including a word processor, chat program, calendar and Web site builder.
NC State and UNC at Chapel Hill have agreed to upgrade and operate financial and human resources systems in a collaboration to save money while improving the level of service to faculty and staff.
DIY Mobile Web Site
Staff members from the Office of Information Technology and Web Communications met with volunteer Web developers from units across campus to develop a new mobile site.