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.
NC State Hosts 8th Annual Diversity Education Week
NC State Hosts 8th Annual Diversity Education Week Diversity Education Week, Sunday, Oct. 22 - Saturday, Oct. 28, supports intercultural awareness and understanding, in addition to cultivating leadership and scholarship that makes the campus a more inclusive welcoming place for all.
New Program Supports Students Pursuing Doctorates
NC State’s TRIO Programs launch a new initiative that focuses on first-generation students, students with limited resources and students from underrepresented groups who are seeking doctorates.
Young Men Take Initiative to Excel
The Black Male Initiative strives to establish a brotherhood and develop leaders among black male students in the Avent Ferry Complex. The group works together to break through negative challenges facing black males.
NC State Rises in Minority STEM Rankings
Diverse Issues in Higher Education magazine has included NC State in its minority STEM graduates rankings for the new academic year.