Stories From 2019

Oct 16, 2019  |  Enhancing Student Success

Three Minute Thesis Finalists Compete on Oct. 29

Come out and support our 10 graduate student finalists as they compete in the 5th annual Three Minute Thesis on Oct. 29 and compete for cash prizes as they share their research in just three minutes.

Oct 11, 2019  |  Innovative Research

Putting Human Experience on the Map

Garrett Millar has a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from NC State and will graduate in May from the Geospatial Analytics Ph.D. program. Using data from wearable sensors, he creates interactive visualizations that explore the spatial side of stress.

Oct 8, 2019

How to Write a Better Abstract: Workshopping at the Engineering Cafes

An abstract is a summary which gives your readers the first impression of what you have written in your article. It can entice potential readers to read your article in detail and reflects on your communication skills. Learn how to write an effective abstract with these tips.

Oct 4, 2019

Career Exploration: Do Your Research

This week in Career Explorations, we talk about the critical role of engaging with individuals working in fields you are interested in to better understand the demands of particular roles and nuances of working at specific companies.

Oct 1, 2019  |  About NC State

Alumni Graduate Professors Named For 2019

The Alumni Association Distinguished Graduate Professorship recognizes outstanding graduate-level teaching at NC State University.  The award is $4,000. All members of the graduate faculty are eligible for nomination. Up to two nominations may be submitted through eacj college’s dean’s office, […]

Sep 27, 2019  |  Enhancing Student Success

Planetary Geology Graduate Student Selected for NASA Honor

Rachel Atkins was selected for the prestigious Future Investigators in NASA Earth and Space Science Technology funding opportunity.

Sep 24, 2019  |  Enhancing Student Success

GradPack Talks: Writing at the Graduate Level, the Multilingual Edition

Ashish Kapoor, a doctoral student in the Textile Engineering, Chemistry and Science department discusses writing at the graduate level.

Sep 23, 2019  |  Enhancing Student Success

GradPack Talks: Writing at the Graduate Level

Emily Meyers, a doctoral student in the Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology discusses writing at the graduate level.

Sep 13, 2019

Career Exploration: A Reason for Being

Ikigai is a Japanese phrase and roughly translates to a reason for being. Ikigai is what most people search for in their lives. Effective career exploration involves aligning your skills, values, and interests with work that someone will pay you to do.

Sep 12, 2019

Reception Honors Provost’s Doctoral Fellows

Ninety new Provost's Doctoral Recruiting fellows were recognized at a September reception, hosted by the Provost's office and the Graduate School.