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Dean Grasso and Peggy Olive standing outside

Nov 29, 2016

Peggy Olive Marks 48 Years at Graduate School

Even after 48 years of working with NC State graduate students, graduate liaison Peggy Olive has no plans to retire. 

four winners

Aug 25, 2016

Faculty Mentoring Award Nominations Open Through Nov. 4

The Graduate School is accepting nominations from graduate students and graduate alumni for the Outstanding Graduate Faculty Mentor Award through Nov. 4. This is the second year the award has… 

Wolf mascots with students

Aug 25, 2016

Graduate School Welcomes 2,600+ New Students

The Graduate School kicked off the fall 2016 semester as usual with orientation Aug. 15 for more than 2,000 students registered for the event. This fall, there are more than 2,600 graduate students enrolled, including 2,000+ master’s students, 500+ doctoral students and 100+ certificate students. 

Mr. Wuf and Dean Grasso give "go Pack" sign

Aug 16, 2016

Dean’s Scene: Welcome, and Tips on Graduate School Success

Graduate School Dean Maureen Grasso welcomes students and offers tips for how to be successful during your graduate career. 

purple and orange stripes

Aug 1, 2016

Space, Bees and Cancer: Announcing the Research Image Winners

Simulating the aftermath of an exploding star. Capturing a bee in mid-flight. Tracking how cancer cells move through the blood stream. These are the images that captured first place in NC State’s first Research Image Contest. Story by Matt Shipman 

Group listening

Jun 13, 2016

Workshop Teaches the Art of Science Communication

Science workshop teaches graduate students and postdocs how to share their research with different audiences. 

Sindhu and David in front of Grad School

May 18, 2016

Student Programmer Attends International Conference

Graduate School programmer Sindhu Balakrishnan, a graduate student in computer science, was invited to present her work at an international conference in Valencia, Spain. 

graduate school building

Jan 26, 2016

‘Self-Mentoring’ Workshops Offered Jan. 27 for Grads, Post-Docs

The Graduate School will offer two workshops on Jan. 27 with Dr. Marsha Carr for graduate students and post-doctoral scholars. 

students working in studio

Dec 14, 2015

Record Number Participate in Fall Dissertation Institute

A record 23 Ph.D. students were busy working in Hunt Library's Creative Studio Dec. 14-18 to "jump start" their dissertations at the Graduate School's fourth Dissertation Institute. 

Scott looking at petri dish

Dec 11, 2015

Ph.D. Student Project Evolves Into New Tool for the Biotech Industry

When Scott Vu started working on a computer science research project as a teenager, he didn’t realize it would lead him down a path to earning a Ph.D. and launching a company to help the biotechnology industry.