Stories From 2018

Jul 12, 2018  |  Enhancing Student Success

Author John Matteson Shares His Round-about Path to Success

Pulitzer Prize winning author John Matteson was the first speaker in a new Graduate School series, Notes from the Field that will feature different professionals describing their journey to their careers.

Jun 26, 2018  |  Enhancing Student Success

Former Graduate School Dean and Wife Create Travel Fund for Students

Robert S. Sowell and his wife Suester have established a fund that will help graduate students travel to professional conferences and workshops.

Jun 20, 2018  |  About NC State

Innovating Industrial Workforce Development

The Graduate School's A2i program aims to be the model for enhancing graduate and postdoctoral industry workforce readiness.

Jun 13, 2018  |  About NC State

How To Break Barriers In Science: Applied Ecology’s Martha Burford Reiskind

Research assistant professor Martha Burford Reiskind noticed that her Ph.D. students felt isolated as they worked on their dissertations. So she started a weekly group that combine dissertation writing and discussion.

Jun 5, 2018  |  Enhancing Student Success

Wolf of the Week: Stories from the Field

Each week, the Graduate School will feature a graduate student or postdoc who exemplifies exceptional leadership and communication skills both inside and outside of the classroom.

Jun 5, 2018  |  Innovative Research

Graduate Students Share Stories with Legislators

More than 30 graduate students and their leaders from across the state were on hand for Graduate Education Day 2018 at the N.C. General Assembly recently to share their research and advocate for the value of graduate education.

Jun 5, 2018  |  Events

Four Tie for Honors at Postdoc Research Symposium

More than 60 postdoctoral scholars from seven different institutions shared their research at the 7th Annual Postdoc Research Symposium held recently at NC State, and four tied for first place in the poster competition.

May 22, 2018  |  Enhancing Student Success

Graduate School Names Outstanding Faculty Mentors

Coby Schal and Michael Schulman of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences have been named Outstanding Graduate Faculty Mentors by the Graduate School.

May 12, 2018  |  Enhancing Student Success

Flexible is Key to Successful Collaboration

Cameron Westbrook is a graduate student in the final semester of his Master of Architecture degree.

May 10, 2018  |  Enhancing Student Success

After Earning Master’s Degree, Online CALS Graduate Plans to Earn Ph.D

Natisha Melchor is set to graduate May 12 with a new Master of Youth, Family, and Community Sciences in tow.