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Mar 16, 2020  |  About NC State

Grad Student Wants to Improve Plant Productivity, Food Access

Danielle Cooney, a graduate student in the Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, studies ways to improve soybean production by understanding how the crop interacts with fungi in the soil.

Mar 4, 2020  |  About NC State

The Buzz About Native Bees

Hannah Levenson, a graduate student in the Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, is using North Carolina’s research stations to survey native bees and study how wildflowers support native bee populations.

Mar 2, 2020

NC State’s Graduate Education Week Activities Update

Graduate Education Week events planned for April 6-10 have been postponed or cancelled, including the Faculty Three Research Talks and the Graduate Student Research Symposium.

Mar 2, 2020  |  About NC State

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.

Feb 26, 2020  |  About NC State

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.

Feb 13, 2020  |  Enhancing Student Success

Graduate Students Gain a Competitive Edge

NC State’s Graduate School provides students with a solid educational foundation for pursuing future opportunities through the Accelerate to Industry program. In February, graduate education leaders from across the country will come to NC State to learn more about the program and how to implement it on their campuses.

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.

Jan 13, 2020  |  About NC State

Mideast Tragedy Claims Alumna

An NC State alumna returning home after visiting family in Tehran is among the 176 passengers and crew killed in the crash of a Ukrainian airliner.

Jan 8, 2020  |  Enhancing Student Success

Keep Your Resolution: Get Fit in 2020

Three graduate students who are fitness instructors at NC State’s Wellness and Recreation offer tips on how to fit exercise into a busy schedule -- and get paid for it.

Jan 7, 2020  |  About NC State

Fusing Disciplines, Transforming Graduate Education

An interdisciplinary program prepares students to grapple with the growing role of genetic engineering and biotechnology in agriculture — and solve complex societal problems.