May 24, 2017  |  NC State News

Field of ‘Sexting’ Research Finds Little to Worry About

A recent analysis of research into how so-called "sexting" may affect sexual behavior finds that it has little impact on sexual activity — but highlights significant shortcomings in the research itself.

May 22, 2017  |  Giving News

Building a Legacy

NC State alumna Clare Jordan founded the campus chapter of Habitat for Humanity more than 25 years ago. She now supports an endowment that will benefit students who are completing nonprofit internships.

May 18, 2017  |  WFMZ-TV

How Celebrities’ ‘Golden Glow’ Shines on Public Health

They're not doctors, but celebrities can impact public health, for better or worse. Kami Kosenko, an associate professor of health communication at NC State University, says actress Angelina Jolie's 2013 announcement of a double mastectomy to prevent breast cancer had a positive influence on public health, despite possibly influencing an uptick in unnecessary genetic testing.

May 17, 2017  |  NC State News

Report: Increasing Monetary Penalties in Justice System May Cost Taxpayers

Monetary sanctions designed to help fund the justice system may actually cost state and local governments more than they bring in.

May 16, 2017  |  Daily Mail

Experts say using ‘morality drugs’ is a ‘terrible idea’

In a new study, researchers from North Carolina State University and the Montreal Clinical Research Institute (IRCM) assessed several different types of moral enhancement, including four pharmaceutical approaches and three neurostimulation techniques. Veljko Dubljevic, philosophy, featured.

May 16, 2017  |  NC State News

Social, Computer Scientists Want to Share Data On Group Behavior

NC State social and computer scientists have collaborated to develop a large data set on how group behavior and technology influence decision-making – and they want to share that data with other researchers.

May 15, 2017  |  NC State DELTA News

Meet DELTA Faculty Fellow Carolyn Quarterman

Meet Carolyn Quarterman, a DELTA faculty fellow and senior lecturer in the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures.

May 15, 2017  |  NC State News

Stress Can Trigger Uptick in Illegal Drug Use for Those on Parole, Probation

A recent study finds that even small, day-to-day stressors can cause an increase in illegal drug use among people on probation or parole who have a history of substance use.

May 12, 2017  |  ABC 11

NC State Student Curates Collection of Historic African American Letters

A graduate student studying to become a museum curator combined his love for art and history to make a statement on the NC State campus. Carl Wilkins put up his first exhibit in the school's Hunt Library, but now he wants to make sure everyone gets a chance to see the pieces.

May 11, 2017  |  WUNC

Movies On The Radio: Best and Worst Remake Films

Film experts Marsha Gordon and Laura Boyes take a stab at the remake films you revere or reject. Film studies professor Marsha Gordon featured.