Enhancing Student Success

Oct 15, 2018  |  Enhancing Student Success

Reception Welcomes New Provost’s Fellows

In October, the Graduate School held a reception to welcome about 80 Provost’s Doctoral Recruiting Fellows. This Provost’s Office initiative, started in 2014, provides graduate programs with one-year awards to help recruit outstanding new doctoral students to NC State. This […]

Oct 9, 2018  |  GradPack Talks

GradPack Talks: Counseling Center Connects Students with Resources, Support

The Counseling Center's Krystal Meares talks about resources to help students deal with the stress of grad school, and what you can do to help a friend in need.

Oct 2, 2018  |  Enhancing Student Success

Finalists Will Compete Oct. 30 in Three Minute Thesis

Ten graduate student finalists representing four NC State colleges will compete in the Graduate School’s fourth annual Three Minute Thesis on Oct. 30.

Aug 29, 2018  |  Enhancing Student Success

Workshop Helps New TAs Gain Confidence

A workshop designed to help new graduate teaching assistants get off to a strong start has grown in three years from just 50 students registered to over 400.

Aug 22, 2018  |  Enhancing Student Success

New T-Shirts Celebrate Doctorates Earned

The Graduate School has a new way to recognize students who complete their doctorates – a customizable t-shirt with a space where students can state their area of expertise and proclaim their degree completion.

Jul 30, 2018  |  Enhancing Student Success

A2i Week Participants Explore Industry Careers

Sixty Ph.D. students and postdoctoral scholars from NC State and other institutions will get a taste of what it’s like to work for industry during the Graduate School’s second annual Industry Immersion Week, as part of the Accelerate to Industry (A2i) program.

Jul 12, 2018  |  Enhancing Student Success

Author John Matteson Shares His Round-about Path to Success

Pulitzer Prize winning author John Matteson was the first speaker in a new Graduate School series, Notes from the Field that will feature different professionals describing their journey to their careers.

Jun 26, 2018  |  Enhancing Student Success

Former Graduate School Dean and Wife Create Travel Fund for Students

Robert S. Sowell and his wife Suester have established a fund that will help graduate students travel to professional conferences and workshops.

Jun 20, 2018  |  About NC State

Innovating Industrial Workforce Development

The Graduate School's A2i program aims to be the model for enhancing graduate and postdoctoral industry workforce readiness.

May 22, 2018  |  Enhancing Student Success

Graduate School Names Outstanding Faculty Mentors

Coby Schal and Michael Schulman of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences have been named Outstanding Graduate Faculty Mentors by the Graduate School.