Awards and Honors

Jun 7, 2018

College of Education Receives $10.8M Grant to Enhance Its Support of Community Colleges

The largest grant ever made to the NC State College of Education will expand the college’s efforts to create a pipeline of highly-qualified community college leaders who improve post-secondary student outcomes.

Jun 5, 2018

Award-Winning Game Teaches Cultural Competency

First Impressions, a virtual reality learning experience developed in partnership with NC State, took home a bronze medal in the 2018 International Serious Play Awards, which recognize excellence in games designed for use in K-12 or higher education settings. Developed […]

Jun 1, 2018

Professor Emeritus Richard Patty Honored for Service in Retirement

The Association of Retired Faculty recognizes longtime physics professor Richard Patty.

May 29, 2018

Graduate School Names Outstanding Faculty Mentors

Coby Schal and Michael Schulman of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences have been named Outstanding Graduate Faculty Mentors by the Graduate School.

May 17, 2018

Diversity Trailblazers Honored at Chancellor’s Creating Community Awards

Faculty, staff, colleges, students and student organizations that have made exceptional efforts and contributions in the areas of equity, diversity, and inclusion were recognized at the annual Chancellor's Creating Community Awards on April 26, 2018.

May 15, 2018

Ruben Carbonell Receives UNC System’s O. Max Gardner Award

Ruben Carbonell’s distinguished career garners top recognition from the University of North Carolina System.

May 10, 2018

Rodolphe Barrangou Elected to National Academy of Sciences

CRISPR pioneer Rodolphe Barrangou has been elected to one of the world’s most prestigious and influential scientific societies.

May 3, 2018

Four Faculty Win Holladay Medal

Chancellor Randy Woodson presents four faculty members with the university’s highest honor. The Holladay Medal recognizes outstanding achievement and sustained impact in research, teaching or extension and engagement.

May 2, 2018

NC State Recognizes Exceptional Faculty

NC State recognized over two dozen faculty members for their dedication to teaching, research and engagement during the 2018 Celebration of Faculty Excellence on May 1. The annual event honors faculty who have won prestigious state, national and international awards and created new knowledge and advancements in their respective disciplines.

Apr 23, 2018

Textile Engineering Prof Wins UNC Teaching Award

Melissa Pasquinelli emphasizes creative and critical thought in the classroom. Her approach means she sometimes learns alongside her students.