Our Community in Action

May 27, 2020

Conveying Authenticity Amidst Uncertainty

Brands across the globe are using COVID-19 to experiment with various marketing strategies. Dr. Heather Dretsch, assistant professor of marketing, set out to discover what messages are getting through to the growing consumer population, Gen Z.

May 27, 2020

Wolfpack Outfitters Debuts Licensed NC State Face Masks

A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Student Emergency Fund.

May 27, 2020

Virtual Global Film Entertains Families During Pandemic

Streaming services like Netflix, YouTube, and Amazon saw a huge boost in viewership starting in mid-March when most of the local governments in the United States began to institute stay-at-home orders. For Aaron Hipp, associate professor of Community Health and […]

May 26, 2020

Economic Perspective: The Impact of Fear on the Recovery

As states start to open businesses back up, what other lingering impacts could there be?

May 26, 2020

Statistics and COVID-19: Forecasting the Spread

Members of the Wolfpack have stepped up in unimaginable ways during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Michael DeWitt, a 2019 graduate of the Master of Statistics online program, has been working since the beginning of the outbreak to forecast the spread of the pandemic in a few North Carolina counties for Greensboro-based Cone Health.  DeWitt is a … Continue reading Statistics and COVID-19: Forecasting the Spread

May 26, 2020

How That Pig Got to the Market — and the Roadblocks Caused by COVID-19

Find out more in the first episode of Farms, Food and You, a CALS podcast series.

May 21, 2020

Resilient Pack: Keeping North Carolina Fed

Allen Boyette, a senior director in Facilities, leads a group striving to improve the state’s food supply chain.

May 19, 2020

Talley Student Union Reopens With Help From Campus Enterprises Team

On Monday, May 11, 2020, at 8 o’clock sharp the Talley Student Union Starbucks team opened its doors to welcome members of the campus community,…

May 19, 2020

NC State Alumni Help Keep Their Community Healthy and People Employed

NC State alumni entrepreneurs are rolling up their sleeves and pivoting their core businesses to find ways to keep our communities healthy and employed.

May 19, 2020

Joining the Coronavirus Fight

In March, junior Elsa Sanabria was offered a job at the state's Public Health Laboratory. A week later, she went to work testing nasal swabs for the coronavirus.