Study examines hiring, retention of women and minority STEM faculty
NC State statistician Marcia Gumpertz conducted a “snapshot” survey of time to tenure, promotion and retention for female and minority faculty in four different STEM fields.
Harries Named Interim Graduate School Dean
Peter J. Harries, senior associate dean of the Graduate School since 2015, has been named the Graduate School’s interim dean.
Exploring Immersive Experiences in Biodiversity
After wrapping up three video shoots at different locations across North Carolina, DELTA’s project team shared their experiences as well as the future vision of immersive experience and story-based learning in 360° environments.
In Memoriam: Banks C. Talley Jr.
Banks C. Talley Jr., longtime vice chancellor for student affairs and namesake of the Talley Student Union, died on Thursday, Oct. 19. He is remembered for bringing a balanced education that included culture and arts for generations of NC State students.
New Fund Supports Research Outside the Lab
A collaboration between the Provost’s Office and the Office of Research, Innovation and Economic Development enables NC State to close a gap in research funding and support innovative work in multiple disciplines.
How Dance Can Help Students in STEM Disciplines
A proof-of-concept study finds participation in dance programs helps students develop skills such as creativity and persistence that benefited them in the classroom and beyond.
Top Innovator, Entrepreneurs Honored
Chancellor Randy Woodson honors some of NC State’s most prolific and accomplished researchers for their groundbreaking work. See the full list of honorees from this year’s Celebration of Innovation and Entrepreneurship.
Many Faces, One Wolfpack
In honor of Diversity Education Week, we sat down with Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Dr. Rupert Nacoste to get his thoughts on diversity at NC State. Nacoste reminds us all of the importance of our interactions with individual people from all walks of life to broaden our views and diversify our thinking.
Faculty Share Innovative Projects at Smithsonian
NC State and universities across the Atlantic Coast Conference are addressing global challenges through art, science and humanities. Learn how NC State’s own will take the stage in Washington, D.C. to show the world how we Think and Do.
Olby Receives Largest Endowed Chair in NC State History
Natasha Olby, a professor of neurology and neurosurgery in the College of Veterinary Medicine, was recently presented with the largest endowed chair in NC State history.