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Oct 12, 2016

Celebrating Innovation, Entrepreneurship

NC State professors Michael Escuti and Rodolphe Barrangou are honored as NC State's Innovator and Entrepreneur of the Year, respectively, at the 27th Celebration of Innovation and Entrepreneurship. 

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Sep 28, 2016

Sexton Promoted at Newly Named OTCNV

Kelly Sexton has been promoted from director to assistant vice chancellor for the newly named Office of Technology Commercialization and New Ventures (OTCNV), formerly known as the Office of Technology Transfer. 

Mr. and Ms. Wuf celebrate at Belltower.

Sep 8, 2016

NC State Moves Up in Global Ranking

NC State’s global reputation for research and academic excellence continues to grow, with the university rising more than 100 spots on the QS World University Rankings in just two years. 

Jan 28, 2016

Vouk Tapped to Lead Research Development

Cloud computing pioneer Mladen Vouk keeps his feet firmly on the ground as he takes on new challenges as NC State’s associate vice chancellor for research development. 

Street sign on Centennial Campus with students walking.

Jun 12, 2015

Rebar Named New Research Chief

Internationally recognized veterinary pathologist Alan Rebar comes to NC State to lead the research office. 

Feb 16, 2015

On the Rhodes Again

Junior business major Harrison Rhodes will balance his studies and his speed as a fulltime student and fulltime driver on NASCAR's Xfinity series. He opens this season on Saturday at the historic Daytona International Speedway. 

Jan 29, 2015

Uneventful Test Flight in Exciting Field

NC State's NextGen Air Transportation institute demonstrates its new test plane for researchers, media and industry partners. 

Jan 21, 2015

General Tapped to Lead PowerAmerica

Nick Justice, a retired major general with more than four decades of leadership experience, takes command at PowerAmerica, NC State's advanced manufacturing institute. 

Dec 16, 2014

Results: Big Data and More

From the challenges of information overload to the hunt for a stealth pathogen, NC State researchers confront the world's most complex problems. 

Dec 3, 2014

Lomax Embarks on New Enterprise

After leading NC State's research office for eight years, Terri Lomax heads to RTI, where she'll build the organization's strengths in science and technology. See how she helped enhance NC State's position as a research powerhouse. 

Nov 19, 2014

Nomination Committee Appointed

The search for a new vice chancellor for research, innovation and economic development begins with the appointment of a nomination committee by the chancellor. 

Nov 5, 2014

Vouk to Serve as Interim Research Chief

Longtime faculty member Mladen Vouk has been named interim vice chancellor for research, effective Dec. 15. 

Jul 17, 2014

Research Funding Way Up

NC State has a record-breaking year for research funding. See how much government and industry awards have increased over last year. 

Apr 3, 2014

NC State, UNC Ink Research Deal

Thanks to an agreement between the research offices at NC State and Carolina, faculty now have more opportunities to use specialized research facilities, regardless of where they're located. Learn why sharing is good for everyone. 

Feb 27, 2014

Two Honored as ‘Women in Business’

Two of NC State's most dynamic leaders will be honored for their work to support North Carolina's economic vitality. Congratulations to our "Women in Business" award-winners.