Stories From Jan 2020

Jan 29, 2020

3D Memo: Annual Raise Process (ARP) and Release of 1% Salary Hold

Without authorization of an Annual Raise Process, our university faces challenges in maintaining salary equity within our institutional peer group as well as competitive pressures to retain top talent. Campus units should immediately release the hold on their one-percent for ARP and use the university’s existing guidelines to pursue salary adjustments to address labor market, equity, retention and other critical compensation needs in accordance with the university’s regular salary administration procedures.

Jan 28, 2020

University Updates on Emerging Respiratory Illness 2019-nCoV

NC State University is working with state and local health officials to closely monitor the outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a new coronavirus (2019-nCoV) first identified in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China.  The campus community, and travelers in particular, are reminded to stay updated as events continue to unfold on the world stage.

Jan 27, 2020

Nominations Open for 2020 Provost’s Unit Awards for Excellence

The Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost is now accepting nominations for the 2020 Provost’s Unit Awards for Excellence. The submission deadline is Friday, February 21, by 5 p.m.

Jan 15, 2020

January 2020 Announcements

Find out the latest happenings related to NC State faculty and staff, including awards nominations, upcoming workshops and other professional development opportunities, and more.

Jan 15, 2020

Five Questions with the Office of Faculty Development

The Office of Faculty Development (OFD) helps faculty experience success through a variety of programming and other services, including professional development opportunities throughout the year. Diane Chapman, OFD executive director, talks about how OFD helps NC State faculty plan their professional development throughout their academic careers.

Jan 15, 2020

Spring Semester Sees New Students at NC State

More than 300 new first-year students are enrolled at NC State for the spring semester through the Spring Connect program. We spoke with a few of these students and learned about how New Student Programs welcomes them to campus life.

Jan 15, 2020

January 2020 Provost’s Corner

Welcome to 2020! I am excited to start a new year with such an amazing and accomplished group of faculty, staff and students.

Jan 13, 2020

University Standing Committee Survey Now Open

The University Standing Committee Survey is available online now through Monday, February 3. Benefit-eligible employees in a .75 or greater FTE position, along with emeritus/emerita faculty, may serve on a university standing committee.

Jan 13, 2020

Pack Hacks for Faculty: Connecting with First-Year Students

This month, Kimberly Bush, director of undergraduate programs and teaching associate professor; and Michael Kanters, interim department head and professor in the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management, give advice on how to help Spring Connect students make a successful transition to NC State.