March 2020 Announcements
Find out the latest happenings related to NC State faculty and staff, including coronavirus resources, online professional development opportunities, campus updates and more.
March 2020 Provost’s Corner
This is a challenging time for the entire university community, as coronavirus is impacting the professional and personal lives of so many. I want to thank each one of you for your dedication in ensuring that we address this challenge, allowing us to continue to work and learn.
Search Postponed for Vice Chancellor and Dean of the Division of Academic and Student Affairs
In light of the evolving COVID-19 situation and current restrictions on campus, on-campus interviews for vice chancellor and dean of the Division of Academic and Student Affairs have been delayed. Please note that the search is being postponed and not cancelled.
NC State Coronavirus Resources
We want to provide you with the resources necessary to continue with your work, teaching, research and service as much as possible given the current climate and social distancing practices.
NC State’s Women Staff Trailblazers
From the university's early years until the present day, women on staff at NC State have forged a unique path in a male-dominated environment. This Women’s History Month, we celebrate the women who have inspired and continue to inspire the entire university community today.
Engaging in the highest level of teaching while ensuring accessibility for all remains a hallmark of NC State’s educational efforts. This was demonstrated by faculty and staff who recently gathered for the 2020 Teaching and Learning Symposium, sponsored by the Office of Faculty Development.
Pack Hacks for Faculty: Academic Continuity Resources
This month, we are sharing information and resources on academic continuity to help you keep teaching while campus is impacted by coronavirus.
Graduate Students Gain a Competitive Edge
NC State’s Graduate School provides students with a solid educational foundation for pursuing future opportunities. Since 2018, graduate students and postdoctoral researchers have been able to take advantage of a unique pathway to reaching professional goals: the Accelerate to Industry (A2i)™ program.
Pack Hacks for Faculty: Going Interdisciplinary with the Arts
This month, Victoria Ralston, a lecturer and coordinator of the visual arts concentration in arts studies in Interdisciplinary Studies, gives insight on how to introduce interdisciplinary perspectives in classes with the Arts NC State Curricular Connections Guide.
Making Sustainable Solutions Possible
Make-A-Thon gives NC State students a platform to create solutions for a more sustainable world. The annual three-day competition brings together student teams to turn ideas into action on a pressing sustainability challenge.