Aug 30, 2017 | WUNC-FM
Spewing Venom And Mingling With Humans: What Movies Get Wrong About Dinosaurs
NC State film studies professor Marsha Gordon joins several NC State paleontologists on this radio broadcast about dinosaur depictions in the movies, and how accurate information on the screen can help bridge the gap between scientists and the public.
Aug 22, 2017 | WUNC-FM
Hat Queens With Attitude Reign In ‘Crowns,’ A Gospel Musical
NC State historian Blair Kelley discusses the significance of African American women's hats during this preview of the gospel musical "Crown."
Aug 9, 2017 | WUNC-FM
Movies on the Radio: Vacation Films
The most compelling vacation films may be those that show characters another side of themselves. NC State's film studies prof Marsha Gordon discusses vacation films on WUNC-FM's "Movies on the Radio" program.
Jul 13, 2017
Recent Alum Soumya Nadabar Begins Fulbright Assistantship in India
Recent alumna Soumya Nadabar (International Studies and Economics '16) discusses her Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship in India and her plans for the future.
Jun 21, 2017 | WUNC-FM
Movies on the Radio: Superhero Films That Soared, Or Splattered
NC State film studies prof Marsha Gordon joins WUNC State of Things host Frank Stasio to discuss what we look for in our heroes, who should count as “super,” how the genre is changing and whether technology is helping or hurting it.
May 31, 2017 | WUNC-FM
Movies on the Radio: Best and Worst Remakes
Film remakes can introduce a beloved film to a new audience or take a mediocre movie to a new level of greatness. But when a remake is badly executed, it can butcher a cherished classic. On this edition of “Movies on the Radio,” film expert and NC State English Professor Marsha Gordon picks apart the artistry of a remake.
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 10, 2017 | The Bitter Southerner
The Queen Bee of Downtown Durham
They belong to Bee Downtown, an urban beekeeping startup founded in 2015 by Leigh-Kathryn Bonner, right after she graduated from North Carolina State University.
May 10, 2017
Meet Some of Our Outstanding 2017 Graduates
Our army of nearly 38,600 Humanities and Social Sciences alumni will grow even larger this spring, as nearly 1,000 of our undergraduate and graduate students earn NC State diplomas for their hard work. Meet a few of our outstanding graduates and see what's next for them after commencement.
May 8, 2017
Students, Alumni Selected for Prestigious Fulbright Grants
Six Humanities and Social Sciences students and alumni will teach English or conduct research abroad after winning prestigious Fulbright grants for the 2017-18 academic year.