Libraries Receive Visualization Grant
NC State has been awarded a $414,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support the advancement of tools and techniques for developing and sharing large-scale visual content for research. Entitled “Visualizing Digital Scholarship in Libraries and Learning Spaces,” the project aims to continue the NCSU Libraries’ pioneering work with large-scale, research visualization technologies.
Goodnight Scholars Program Announces First Transfer Class
NC State's Goodnight Scholars program announced the 10 recipients for its historic transfer class of 2019. NC State announced this January that the Goodnight Scholars Program would extend to high-achieving students with financial need who hail from North Carolina community colleges.
Thousands of new NC State graduates headed out into the world following Spring Commencement 2017, each of them in pursuit of their own extraordinary future. The ceremony took place Saturday, May 13 in the PNC Arena in Raleigh. The city’s mayor, Nancy McFarlane, delivered the commencement address.
A Path Forward for Prague
The NC State European Center in Prague is NC State’s only permanent international facility that welcomes both students and faculty alike. Learn more about NC State Prague’s expansion and efforts to better serve the entire university community at home and abroad.
May 2017 Announcements
Find out the latest happenings with NC State faculty and staff, including awards and honors, upcoming events and more.
Provost’s Corner: May 2017
The 2016-2017 academic year comes to a close with NC State’s spring commencement. Student success extends beyond what is seen at graduation, however. The university’s comprehensive educational efforts prepare students to Think and Do beyond campus walls.
NC State Honors Outstanding Faculty
NC State recognized 28 faculty members for their dedication to teaching, learning, research and service during the 2017 Celebration of Faculty Excellence on May 2. The annual event honors faculty who have won prestigious state, national and international awards and created new knowledge and advancements in their respective disciplines.
New System to Boost Research
A new electronic research administration system will deliver new tools and technologies to NC State researchers and research staff. Follow the progress of this important project involving stakeholders across the university.
2017 University Awards for Excellence – Provost’s Unit
The Provost’s Office recognized exceptional staff members at the 2017 Provost’s Unit Awards for Excellence on April 24. The University Awards for Excellence represent the highest honor NC State bestows on non-faculty members.
NC State to Host 2020 Science Olympiad National Tournament
NC State will host the 2020 Science Olympiad National Tournament, to be held May 13-16, 2020.