September 2019 Provost’s Corner
In addition to classes being back in full swing, we’re in the midst of a month full of activity on and off campus. This includes a trip to West Africa, Parents and Families Weekend, showcasing Chancellor’s Innovation Fund grants and Envisioning Research winners and more.
September 2019 Announcements
Find out the latest happenings related to NC State faculty and staff, including professional development opportunities, new grant proposals and more.
NC State Summer Fun
NC State faculty, staff and students spent their summer taking the Think and Do spirit across the country and around the world. Whether teaching, researching, serving or just having summer fun, the Wolfpack made the most of the past few months. Here are their stories.
Pack Hacks for Faculty: Teaching International Students
This month, Jillian Haeseler, teaching assistant professor and director of the English as a Second Language program in the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, gives advice on engaging international students in the classroom.
NC State Coordinates East Africa Higher Education Summit
As part of the Global Engagement Institute, NC State University and Makerere University co-organized the East African Higher Education Summit on Building Communities for Resilience, which took place March 11-13 in Kampala, Uganda. Sixteen NC State faculty and staff members […]
A Path to International Student Achievement
NC State attracts bright students from around the world, and the Office of Global Engagement’s Intensive English Program (IEP) sets them up for academic and social success. Founded in 2011, the program provides high-quality English language instruction to non-native English […]
UGPN Boosts NC State’s International Presence
NC State excels in collaborating with international partners to advance research and solve society’s grand challenges. Participation in the University Global Partnership Network highlights the university’s commitment to this global mission and world-class research, teaching, service and outreach. UGPN consists […]
NC State a Fulbright Leader — Again
NC State again makes the list of research universities with the most Fulbright U.S. Scholars.
Tools for a Diverse Classroom
Staff from the Office of Global Engagement and the Division of Academic and Student Affairs worked together over the course of a year to create an online resource guide for faculty working with international students at NC State. The […]
Kimberly Strozewski Named Director of NC State Prague
Kimberly Strozewski has been named the director of the NC State European Center in Prague, a unit of the Office of Global Engagement. NC State Prague is the university’s only permanent international facility that welcomes both students and faculty alike. […]