Mark Bernhard Named Vice Provost for Continuing Education
Mark Bernhard, associate provost for outreach and engagement at the University of Southern Indiana, has been named vice provost for Continuing Education, effective August 26, 2019.
Mary Watzin Steps Down as Dean of the College of Natural Resources
After seven years of leadership, Dr. Mary Watzin will step down as dean of the College of Natural Resources, effective August 16, 2019.
May 2019 Announcements
Find out the latest happenings related to NC State faculty and staff, including recent awards and honors, continuing education and professional development opportunities, and more.
May 2019 Provost’s Corner
The extent to which faculty and staff Think and Do, year in and year out, is simply amazing. The same goes for those who will be newly-minted graduates this Saturday. Each person in the NC State community, through the contribution of time, talents and service, makes the university truly great.
Taking a Different Path
More than 6,000 students will turn their tassels at NC State’s spring commencement on May 11. Many of these new graduates have followed a non-traditional option to earning their degree. Meet three spring 2019 graduates who have found various pathways to academic success.
Five Questions with Eli Whitley
New Student Orientation welcomes thousands of first-year and transfer students to NC State each summer. Orientation student coordinator Eli Whitley, a rising junior in communication, talks about his involvement in orientation and how he makes new students feel at home.
NC State Honors Outstanding Faculty
NC State honored more than 30 faculty members for their outstanding contributions to the university community during the 2019 Celebration of Faculty Excellence on May 1. The annual event honors faculty who have won prestigious state, national and international awards and created new knowledge and advancements in their respective disciplines.
Pack Hacks for Faculty: Engaging Students in Online Learning
In this month's Pack Hacks, Kim Allen, director of graduate programs, associate professor and extension specialist in the Department of Youth, Family and Community Sciences, and Angela Smith, teaching associate professor and coordinator of college counseling and the student development program in the Department of Educational Leadership, Policy and Human Development, give insight into keeping students engaged in online learning.
Two Faculty Win Holladay Medal
Donald Bitzer and Youngsoo (Richard) Kim received the Alexander Quarles Holladay Medal for Excellence, the highest honor bestowed by NC State and the university’s Board of Trustees. Chancellor Randy Woodson recognized the awardees during 2019 Celebration of Faculty Excellence on May 1.
NC State Names New Dean of Poole College of Management
Frank Buckless tapped to lead the Poole College of Management.