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Author: Natalie Hampton

Ryan Spurney viewed on a laptop

Apr 28, 2020

Adapting to Online: A Remote Master’s Defense

Master's student Ryan Spurney learned over spring break that his in-person defense would have to be done remotely over Zoom, a virtual meetings platform, because of social distancing at NC State University. He offers tips for success. 

Bruno Ferreira

Apr 7, 2020

Alum Shows That Videos Can Promote Farm Tourism

Bruno Ferreira, a recent graduate alumnus, developed a series of videos that focus on the farmers behind some of the state’s best known local chefs across North Carolina. 

Apr 5, 2020

Graduate Education Week: Dean’s Message

Dean Peter Harries explains cancelled events for Graduate Education Week and how the Graduate School will celebrate. 

Hunt Library

Apr 3, 2020

Student Joins Effort to Protect Health Workers

Ph.D. candidate Corbin Kling explains how he is using a 3D printer to help create face shields for workers on the front lines of COVID-19. 

Apr 3, 2020

NC State’s Virtual Graduate Education Week is April 6-10

The in-person Graduate Education Week events have been postponed or cancelled. But we have planned some fun activities and different ways of recognizing our outstanding graduate students during the week. 

Memorial Belltower against blue sky

Mar 2, 2020

Graduate Education is Well Represented in Strategic Planning

Graduate education is well represented among the task forces that will develop the university's next strategic plan. 

Courtney Hughes meets with a student

Feb 26, 2020

New Fellowships Office Serves All Students

The newly created University Fellowships Office, led by Courtney Hughes, will offer both graduate and undergraduate students support in pursuing prestigious external awards, like Fulbright Fellowships or Goldwater Scholarships. 

Hunt Library

Jan 31, 2020

Seeking Faculty To Describe Their Research in 3 Minutes

Do you know faculty members who can describe their research in just three minutes? Send us their names for the first-ever NC State Faculty Three Minute Thesis. 

Ana Meza Salazar

Jan 24, 2020

Researcher Spotlight: Ana Meza Salazar

Every year the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center funds a multi-disciplinary cohort of Global Change Fellows representing colleges across NC State University. Here are some highlights about 2019-20 Fellow and Ph.D. student Ana Meza Salazar and the applied research she’s conducting. 

Hafizul Ismal at food pantry

Jan 23, 2020

3MT Winner Helps Food Banks Reach More People

Engineering Ph.D. student Hafizul Islam won the 2019 Three Minute Thesis by describing his research that helps food banks distribute food more equitably, effectively and efficiently.