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Author: Natalie Hampton

students with Wufs

Aug 4, 2015

New Graduate Students Learn Value of Mentoring From Theater Group

Lessons in mentoring will be the theme when new graduate students gather for orientation Aug. 17 at McKimmon Center. 

April examines flower

Jul 29, 2015

Protect and Save Native Bees: Student Offers Tips

April Hamblin, master's student in entomology, is exploring how native bees respond to urban heat. She and two NC State colleagues helped develop an exhibit on pollinators at the N.C. Botanical Garden. 

Erin with co-workers

Jul 22, 2015

Grad School Honoree Passionate About Student Diversity

Dr. Erin Banks, director of the Graduate School’s Initiative for Maximizing Student Diversity (IMSD), received a University Award of Excellence for 2015 at a ceremony in July. She shares her passion for increasing diversity among graduate students. 

Woman standing by display

Jun 29, 2015

Wanted: Grad Students to Develop Science Lessons for K-12 Teachers

Graduate students and university researchers are invited to share their research knowledge with K-12 educators at the SciREN Triangle and Educator Open House, Sept. 10, at Raleigh’s N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences. 

Jenna Montgomery Armstrong

Jun 29, 2015

Student Receives Doris Duke Fellowship for Child Welfare Research

NC State doctoral student Jenna Montgomery Armstrong received a Doris Duke Fellowship to help with her research on preventing child maltreatment among families living in homeless shelters. 

Global Issues, Local Solutions

Jun 17, 2015

Grad Students Invited to Global Change Symposium

NC State graduate students are invited to join faculty, staff and affiliates for the campus Global Change Symposium, Aug. 28, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Talley Student Union Ballroom. The event is free, but participants must register by July 15. 

College of Textiles

Jun 5, 2015

Peter Harries to Join NC State’s Graduate School

Dr. Peter J. Harries, assistant dean of graduate studies at the University of South Florida, will oversee academic affairs as senior associate dean of the Graduate School at NC State. 

group shot on steps

Jun 5, 2015

Graduate Education Day: Students Share Research with Policymakers

Three NC State graduate students and Graduate School Dean Maureen Grasso joined others from across the state in sharing the value of their research to the state of North Carolina.