Mar 7, 2018

3D Memo: Textbook Adoption and Additional Course Costs

Now is the time for faculty to choose their textbooks and make decisions about any additional software or hardware need for their courses in the fall semester. The early deadline is April 5.

Mar 5, 2018

3D Memo: Promoting Diversity in Hiring

The recruitment, hiring and retention of a diverse workforce-including faculty, administrators and staff–is essential to the university’s pursuit of continued excellence and in keeping with its core mission and values.

Feb 20, 2018

NC State Appears in Two National Diversity Rankings

NC State appears in the 2018 Forbes first-ever list of “America’s Best Employers for Diversity” and the 2018 Diverse: Issues in Higher Education Rankings for African-American graduates in engineering.

Feb 14, 2018

Strategic Plan Next Steps

“The Pathway to the Future: NC State’s 2011-2020 Strategic Plan” sets a firm foundation for advancing the university’s mission. Six years in, NC State looks toward starting the third and final phase of the plan, one which will see goals surpassed that will lead to the enrichment of the campus community.

Feb 13, 2018

Nominations Open for Honorary Degrees

The Faculty Committee on Honorary Degrees at NC State invites nominations for recipients of honorary degrees. Honorary degrees represent one of NC State’s highest accolades for outstanding contributions to scholarship, creativity, leadership, and humanitarian or public service.

Feb 9, 2018

Pack Hacks for Faculty: Integrating Scholarship into Teaching Roles

This month, Diane D. Chapman, director of the Office of Faculty Development and a teaching professor in the Department of Educational Leadership, Policy and Human Development, gives insight into making scholarship an important component of successful teaching.

Jan 9, 2018

Statements of Mutual Expectations to Become Statements of Faculty Responsibilities

A Statement of Mutual Expectations (SME) describes a faculty member’s responsibilities and expectations from their department. Recently, a task force revised related procedures and recommended that SMEs change to Statements of Faculty Responsibilities to offer further clarity to faculty.

Jan 8, 2018

University Standing Committee Survey Now Open

Interested in being on a university committee to help set the direction of NC State? Now is the time to act! The annual University Standing Committee Survey is open through Jan. 29.

Jan 5, 2018

Pack Hacks for Faculty: Hacking Work-Life Integration

This month, Shevaun D. Neupert, associate professor in the Department of Psychology, shows us how to succeed in integrating our professional and personal lives.

Dec 11, 2017

What Are Your Plans for the New Year?

Let the campus community know about your plans — and your hopes — for NC State in the new year in an upcoming feature for the January 2018 newsletter.