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Year: 2017

Dec 4, 2017

CALS Outstanding December Graduate: Chandler Keck

With support from scholarships and adviser Lynn Worley-Davis, Chandler Keck forges an unexpected path as a double major in animal and poultry science. 

Belltower with fall leaves

Dec 4, 2017

Narayan Effort Recognized through R&D 100 Awards

Dr. Jagdish Narayan, John C.C. Fan Distinguished Professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at NC State, and the company spun out from his invention Q-carbon, Q-Carbon LLC, were honored by the prestigious science and technology innovation awards program. 

Dec 4, 2017

Enduring Gift Helps Make Dreams Come True

Joseph Edward Salsbury graduated from veterinary school more than 100 years ago, but he continues to shape the lives of NC State College of Veterinary Medicine students through the J.E. Salsbury Foundation. The foundation awarded $100,000 to the CVM in 1985, the year its first class graduated, and continues to provide scholarships for fourth-year students including four current ones. 

Dec 3, 2017

New Site Focuses on Giving to Support Global Programs

It's now easier to support NC State's internationalization efforts. The Office of Global Engagement has launched a new giving page and has plans to further expand the site soon. The webpage highlights three main areas in which private gifts can make a major impact. 

Dec 3, 2017

CNR Student Spotlight: Ben Bryant

Support from the College of Natural Resources' Student Assistance and Enrichment Fund enabled forest management major Ben Bryant to travel through Europe exploring the issue of sustainability. 

The Henrys standing in front of a replica of the belltower lit red

Nov 21, 2017

An Extraordinary Gift to Complete the Memorial Belltower

An extraordinary gift from Bill and Frances Henry will enable the university to complete the Memorial Belltower – including the installation of the full complement of 55 bells, carillon and interior stairs as originally designed. 

Nov 21, 2017

Poole College of Management Announces 2018 McLauchlan Fellows

Poole College of Management has named the newest cohort of Jenkins MBA students selected as McLauchlan Leadership Fellows. The 26 new Fellows — chosen from across the full-time, evening and online MBA programs — will receive professional, graduate-level leadership education through experiential learning opportunities, made possible through the generosity of Russ and Cara McLauchlan. 

Nov 21, 2017

College of Natural Resources Researchers Present at Wallenberg Prize Symposium for Young Researchers

Support from the Gunnar and Lillian Nicholson Graduate Fellowship and Faculty Exchange Fund in Forestry enabled Lilian Matallana, Jack Wang, José Jimenez and Edwin Lauer to join 33 other global researchers at the Marcus Wallenberg Prize Symposium and Young Researchers’ Poster Session in Stockholm, Sweden. Wang received third place. 

Nov 21, 2017

Technology and Complex Details Meet Aesthetics and Usability

Alumnus Junji Kawabe, a Franklin Bost Industrial Design Fellowship recipient during his time in the College of Design, recently received an iF Design Award Gold. Kawabe's two NC State degrees — a bachelor's in aerospace engineering and a master's in industrial design — are proving to be a complementary strength in his career. 

Nov 21, 2017

Sederoff Papers Available to Researchers

The NCSU Libraries Special Collections Research Center announced its receipt of the Ron Sederoff Papers, now available to researchers. Sederoff, an internationally known forestry and environmental resources expert who joined NC State's faculty in 1987, is currently Emeritus Distinguished University Professor and Edwin F. Conger Professor of Forestry and Environmental Resources.