July 2018 Announcements
Find out the latest happenings with NC State faculty and staff, including upcoming professional development opportunities, campus events and more.
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 […]
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.
Ready for a Global Impact
More than 500 international students representing approximately 40 countries will graduate this semester. Each graduate’s unique international experience and perspective continues to shape the university and help make it a more inclusive, welcoming place for students of all nationalities.
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.
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.
Black History Month Programs Begin in February
Black History Month is a time when communities across the nation celebrate the of achievements by Black Americans and recognize the central role of African Americans in U.S. history. At NC State, we choose to spend Black History Month celebrating the achievements, culture and contribution of members of the Black and African Diaspora.
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.
NC State Comes Together for Diversity Education Week
NC State's Diversity Education Week will bring together over thirty diversity-themed programs for the campus community. The Office for Institutional Equity and Diversity invites faculty, staff and students to participate in events throughout the week of October 22-28, 2017.
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.