Big Reveal for Nonwovens
Curious about the mysteries of the new nonwovens facility? Take a look at what’s under the 65-foot ceilings during an open house on Friday.
The Boll Weevil War, or How Farmers and Scientists Saved Cotton in the South
The boll weevil is not much to look at, but it was powerful enough to forge an unprecedented partnership between farmers, legislators and scientists.
Significant Changes Coming to Insurance Options
Be prepared to consider fewer options this fall during annual benefits enrollment, now that the State Health Plan has decided to eliminated one of three insurance options and make significant changes to several other programs.
5 Questions With Kevin Keatts
New NC State men’s basketball coach Kevin Keatts was introduced Sunday at a Reynolds Coliseum press conference. Learn a little more about the next leader of the Wolfpack.
Critical Thinking Instruction in Humanities Reduces Belief in Pseudoscience
A new study finds that teaching critical thinking skills in a humanities course significantly reduces student beliefs in “pseudoscience” that is unsupported by facts.
Documentary Explores the Historical, Cultural Importance of African American Speech
Researchers and filmmakers are premiering a documentary film devoted to the history of African American speech, its cultural importance, and how it has shaped modern American English.
Longtime Voice of NC State Dies at 91
C.A. Dillon, a 1947 NC State graduate, served as the public address announcer for NC State men’s basketball for 53 years, covering seven head coaches and four different arenas. He was also a member of the NC State Board of Trustees.
Researchers Develop Wearable, Low-Cost Sensor to Measure Skin Hydration
NC State researchers have developed a wearable, wireless sensor that can monitor a person’s skin hydration for use in applications that need to detect dehydration before it poses a health problem.