September 2017 Announcements
Find out the latest happenings with NC State faculty and staff, including awards and honors, upcoming events, professional development opportunities and more.
Provost’s Corner: September 2017
September 2017 marks the one-year anniversary of the inaugural Provost’s Office newsletter. With one month into the school year, much has already happened and exciting times lie ahead.
Pack Hacks for Faculty: Making Videos for Fun and Learning
Welcome to the second installment of Pack Hacks for Faculty - quick tips, advice and other insight to facilitate your teaching, research or engagement activities. David McConnell in the Department of Marine, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences talks about the versatility of videos for engaging classroom instruction.
Nominations Open for Honorary Degrees
At NC State, honorary degrees recognize individuals whose achievements are extraordinary and have lasting distinction. Usual degree requirements for an academic degree are waived to bestow honors on those who have made exceptional contributions to a specific field or to […]
Tailored for Transfers
Nearly one quarter of NC State’s undergraduate students start their career elsewhere. Two such transfer students sat down to talk about their experiences coming to NC State and participating in campus life.
Young Men Take Initiative to Excel
The Black Male Initiative strives to establish a brotherhood and develop leaders among black male students in the Avent Ferry Complex. The group works together to break through negative challenges facing black males.
Where Learning is a Way of Life
NC State’s Living and Learning Villages provide students with an experiential education outside the classroom. The 16 villages also help create a sense of community in a campus with more than 35,000 students.
NC State Students Go Global
Thanks to Global Village, NC State students gain international experience and cultural competency right on campus.
Striving for Sustainability
EcoVillage helps students strengthen their passion for sustainability through community service, field trips, social events and educational programming.
Investing in Ideas
Five promising projects in a diverse range of fields will receive support from the Chancellor’s Innovation Fund, which helps NC State researchers move their inventions into the marketplace.