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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.