Crissy Williams Earns NC State Award for Excellence
Congratulations to Crissy Williams, executive assistant to Humanities and Social Sciences Dean Jeff Braden. She is one of 12 NC State employees who has won the 2019 NC State University Award for Excellence.
Jessica Jameson Named Head, Department of Communication
NC State's Department of Communication welcomes Jessica Jameson as department head, effective July 1, 2019. The department is one of the largest on NC State's campus.
Communication Alumna Scales Mount Everest in Record Time
NC State alumna Roxanne Vogel trained and worked in a low-oxygen chamber for three months before scaling the world's highest peak in record time.
The Message That Addiction Is a Disease Makes Substance Users Less Likely to Seek Help
Research from NC State psychologists finds that people with substance-use problems who read a message describing addiction as a disease are less likely to report wanting to engage in effective therapies, compared to those who read a message that addiction behaviors are subject to change.
Celebrating Our College Staff
The college recently recognized and celebrated its staff for their contributions, expertise and commitment.
Walt Wolfram Accepted Into American Academy of Arts and Sciences
The linguistics professor joins a selective organization that recognizes leaders in various fields and disciplines.
The Ethics and Challenges Surrounding Neuroenhancement
New work from philosophy professor Veljko Dubljevic explores the ethics of neuroenhancement and calls for legal and regulatory oversight of the emerging technologies.
Student Commencement Speaker Reflects on Failure, Redemption
When communication major Ruhama Wolle steps up to the podium to give NC State's student commencement speech on Saturday, May 11, she will do so with great pride, and with great humility.
Study Highlights How Little We Know About Women Terrorists
The first large-scale research project evaluating the characteristics of women involved in jihadism-inspired terrorism finds significant differences between men and women in both their backgrounds and their roles within terrorist groups.
Using Local Expertise To Assess Hurricane Impacts
NC State researchers are teaming up with students to assess the local impacts of the 2018 hurricanes across North Carolina.