Strategic Plan Next Steps
“The Pathway to the Future: NC State’s 2011-2020 Strategic Plan” sets a firm foundation for advancing the university’s mission. Six years in, NC State looks toward starting the third and final phase of the plan, one which will see goals surpassed that will lead to the enrichment of the campus community.
Equipping Leaders, Encouraging Service
NC State’s Shelton Leadership Center inspires, educates and develops values-based leaders committed to personal integrity, professional ethics and selfless service. The center offers executive education opportunities, youth leadership camps and student scholarships, the General H. Hugh Shelton Annual Leadership Forum and more.
Nominations Open for Honorary Degrees
The Faculty Committee on Honorary Degrees at NC State invites nominations for recipients of honorary degrees. Honorary degrees represent one of NC State’s highest accolades for outstanding contributions to scholarship, creativity, leadership, and humanitarian or public service.
Pack Hacks for Faculty: Integrating Scholarship into Teaching Roles
This month, Diane D. Chapman, director of the Office of Faculty Development and a teaching professor in the Department of Educational Leadership, Policy and Human Development, gives insight into making scholarship an important component of successful teaching.
Nearly 450 postdoctoral scholars and house officers (College of Veterinary Medicine interns and residents) work at NC State. These doctoral graduates teach and conduct research in the university’s colleges and several research centers, and help bolster NC State’s world-class academic reputation.
University Standing Committee Survey Now Open
Interested in being on a university committee to help set the direction of NC State? Now is the time to act! The annual University Standing Committee Survey is open through Jan. 29.
Faculty and Staff Share Their Hopes for the New Year
NC State faculty and staff made 2017 a year to remember. In the new year, they’ll work to make the university an even better place to work, learn and serve. Here’s what some of our faculty and staff had to say about their plans for 2018.
Pack Hacks for Faculty: Hacking Work-Life Integration
This month, Shevaun D. Neupert, associate professor in the Department of Psychology, shows us how to succeed in integrating our professional and personal lives.
Entrepreneurial Students Excel at NC State
NC State students lead in and outside of the classroom through a variety of entrepreneurship initiatives on campus. Two of these students graduating this fall give insight into why they’re ready to tackle society’s grand challenges.
What Are Your Plans for the New Year?
Let the campus community know about your plans — and your hopes — for NC State in the new year in an upcoming feature for the January 2018 newsletter.