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Year: 2020

Young men digging and filling a wheelbarrow

Dec 29, 2020

Giving Back: Kamal Bell and Sankofa Farms

Kamal Bell isn’t your stereotypical North Carolina farmer, and his Orange County farm isn’t your everyday farm. There, he’s not just farming, he’s also teaching. 

Howling Wolf

Dec 29, 2020

Job Search Advice from NC State Postdoc Alumni

Three former NC State postdoctoral scholars shared their experience recently transitioning from postdoc to their current roles in academia and the national labs. 

Bram Frohock, speaking during his virutal 3MT presentation

Dec 7, 2020

Winners for 2020 Three Minute Thesis

Meet the three winners of this year's virtual Three Minute Thesis: Bram Frohock, Salvatore Luiso and Meredith Hovis. 

PhD graduate holds diploma

Dec 2, 2020

Congratulations to Our Fall 2020 Graduates

On Dec. 4, more than 3,300 graduate degrees will be awarded at NC State University’s fall commencement exercises. These include nearly 2,817 master’s degrees and 523 doctoral degrees. 

Whitney McLaughlin

Nov 20, 2020

Three Minute Thesis Finalists Compete Virtually on Dec. 2

Ten graduate students will compete Dec. 2 in NC State's first virtual Three Minute Thesis competition. 

Students in Talley

Nov 3, 2020

Dear Graduate Students Living in a Pandemic World: You Are Not Alone

How are graduate students building relationships with their classmates and professors? How are they completing lab work or group projects while maintaining proper mental health? We sit down with two students and one professor to find out. 

Student works on her laptop in EB1 on Centennial Campus.

Oct 20, 2020

Join Us for Our Fall Online Writing Retreat

The Professional Development Team’s online writing retreat gives Gradpack writers a supportive virtual community of writers from the comfort of their own homes. 

10 finalists for 3MT

Oct 19, 2020

Virtual Three Minute Thesis Finalists

Ten graduate students will compete Dec. 2 in NC State's first virtual Three Minute Thesis competition. 

Two astronaut candidates are raised from a buoyancy tank after training

Oct 15, 2020

Doctoral Student Helps Redesign NASA’s Astronaut Selection Process

When NASA recently revised how it chooses astronauts, NC State doctoral student Gary Travinin helped develop the process. 

Hunt Library in evening

Sep 30, 2020

Alumni Distinguished Graduate Professors

Four faculty have been named Alumni Association Distinguished Graduate Professors. The honor recognizes outstanding graduate-level teaching at NC State University.