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.
2019-20 University Faculty Scholars Named
NC State’s 2019-20 class of University Faculty Scholars was announced today. These 24 early- and mid-career faculty receive this designation due to their significant academic achievements and contributions to NC State through their teaching, scholarship and service to the university and greater community.
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.
February 2020 Provost’s Corner
Though it is the year’s shortest month, February is one of the busiest here on campus. Classes are in full swing, we’re getting ready for midterms, and there are plenty of academic, cultural and other happenings taking place.
Strategic Plan Task Force Rosters and Websites Announced
The planning process for NC State’s next strategic plan is in full swing. The success of the current plan has laid a strong foundation for where the university will go in the future.
Strategic Plan and Task Forces Update
The university’s next strategic plan will build on NC State’s previous accomplishments and propel the university to achieve its remarkable potential. This will be done in part through valuable input from nine strategic plan task forces.
13 New Participants Join Global Engagement Institute
The Global Engagement Institute has thirteen new participants for the 2019-20 academic year. These faculty and staff interested in broadening their international work experience will now have the support of a professional development program with expert consultants, workshops tailored to […]
NC State Wins APLU National Economic Engagement Award
NC State wins prestigious national award from the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities.
Investing in Students: a Q&A with Krista Ringler
Krista Ringler, associate vice provost and director of scholarships and financial aid at NC State, shares how the Campaign has strengthened the university’s ability to meet student need and importance to continuing to invest in opportunity and access.
Survey Gauges Faculty Job Satisfaction
NC State seeks to support faculty through continual improvement of recruitment, retention and professional development initiatives. The university’s participation in the Collaborative on Academic Careers in Higher Education (COACHE) survey reinforces a strong commitment to faculty success.