Stories From 2021

Apr 15, 2021

Debbie Acker Named Interim Director of the Shelton Leadership Center

Debbie Acker, senior associate director for operations and academic programs at the Shelton Leadership Center (SLC), has been named the center’s interim director, effective May 1, 2021. She will replace Barbara Mulkey, current SLC director, who is retiring. 

Apr 14, 2021

April 2021 Announcements

Find out the latest happenings related to NC State faculty and staff, including professional development opportunities, campus activities and more.

Apr 14, 2021

April 2021 Provost’s Corner

I hope that you’ve been able to share in the positive happenings around campus lately. With the advent of spring came news of expanded vaccine eligibility, and many in our community have already taken advantage of that opportunity.

Apr 14, 2021

Provost’s Office Announces New Professional Faculty Award

The Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost announces a new award to honor professional faculty at NC State. The Provost’s Award for Excellence in Teaching aims to promote the importance of teaching and to encourage, identify, recognize, reward and support excellent teaching within the university.

Apr 14, 2021

Pack Hacks for Faculty: Creating Your Scholarly Writing Plan

This month, Joy Gaston Gayles, senior advisor for advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in the College of Education, provides insight into best practices for developing a scholarly writing plan.

Apr 14, 2021

2 National Teaching Award Semifinalists Are From NC State

Two of nine semifinalists for the Robert Foster Cherry Award for Great Teaching hail from NC State. Laura Bottomley and Hollylynne Lee were semifinalists for the national award, and Lee is now one of three finalists.

Apr 8, 2021

2021-2030 Strategic Plan Draft Now Available

The final draft of NC State’s 2021-2030 Strategic Plan is now available. 

Mar 31, 2021

Hollylynne S. Lee Selected as Finalist for Cherry Award for Great Teaching

Hollylynne Lee, Ph.D., professor of mathematics and statistics education in the NC State College of Education and senior faculty fellow at the Friday Institute for Educational Innovation, has been selected as one of three finalists for Baylor University’s highly prestigious Robert Foster Cherry Award for Great Teaching.

Mar 29, 2021

Senior Vice Provost for Enrollment Management and Services Finalists and Interviews Announced

Three finalists for senior vice provost for Enrollment Management and Services have been selected for virtual campus interviews, which will begin the week of April 12.

Mar 26, 2021

NC State Launches Universitywide Data Science Academy

NC State announces a bold initiative to make data science accessible to the entire campus community.