September 2017 Announcements
Find out the latest happenings with NC State faculty and staff, including awards and honors, upcoming events, professional development opportunities and more.
Provost’s Corner: September 2017
September 2017 marks the one-year anniversary of the inaugural Provost’s Office newsletter. With one month into the school year, much has already happened and exciting times lie ahead.
Pack Hacks for Faculty: Making Videos for Fun and Learning
Welcome to the second installment of Pack Hacks for Faculty - quick tips, advice and other insight to facilitate your teaching, research or engagement activities. David McConnell in the Department of Marine, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences talks about the versatility of videos for engaging classroom instruction.
Investing in Ideas
Five promising projects in a diverse range of fields will receive support from the Chancellor’s Innovation Fund, which helps NC State researchers move their inventions into the marketplace.
Celebrating Susan Nutter’s 30 Years of Service
The Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost and the NCSU Libraries invites you to join us as we celebrate Vice Provost and Director of Libraries Susan K. Nutter's service to NC State and her retirement from the university after thirty years.
At 100, Retired Prof Recalls Postwar Campus
In the boom years after World War II, Emmett Dillard joined thousands of veterans crowding NC State to earn their college degrees. The one-time mayor of Trailwood and longtime professor of animal science turned 100 recently and reflected on his time on campus.
August 2017 Announcements
Find out the latest happenings with NC State faculty and staff, including personnel changes, upcoming events, beginning of semester reminders and more.
Provost’s Corner: August 2017
Welcome to the 2017-2018 academic year! In addition to welcoming nearly 4,600 first-year students, NC State invited 110 faculty to New Faculty Orientation. Introduce yourself to the new faces in your department and show them how NC State values creating community among all on campus.
Supporting Student Success
Wolfpack Welcome Week is well underway. First-year students began arriving on campus in recent weeks, and with the faculty and staff’s hard work and dedication, they will become successful graduates of the class of 2021. Here, Vice Chancellor and Dean of the Division of Academic and Student Affairs Mike Mullen provides insight to faculty on their integral role in the success of students.
An Active Summer for NC State Faculty and Staff
It’s been a summer full of activity for NC State faculty and staff. Many have traveled across the country and around the world, making a difference on campus and in the community. Here’s what a few faculty and staff members had to say about their summer experience.