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Nov 19, 2020

The Strategic Stockpile Failed; Experts Propose New Approach to Emergency Preparedness

Academic and military experts are calling for a new approach to national emergency preparedness.

Nov 19, 2020

LIVE Entertainment in a Virtual Semester

A drive-in concert was one of many unique performances and events organized by NC State LIVE during an unprecedented fall semester.

Nov 19, 2020

Rising to the Challenge

Despite the obstacles presented by COVID-19, NC State staff and faculty have worked ceaselessly to keep campus running — and to care for Wolfpack students.

Nov 17, 2020

Mentoring Through a Pandemic

As the director of the Jenkins Master of Accounting (MAC) program at the Poole College of Management, Scott Showalter is keenly aware of the havoc the COVID-19 pandemic has wreaked on the lives of the 140 students in the program. “Many students have had a difficult time adjusting,” he acknowledged. “As classes go virtual, they…

Nov 13, 2020

The Sustainable Bioproducts and Bioenergy Program (SBBP) Adapts to COVID-19

The Sustainable Bioproducts and Bioenergy Program is a collaboration between NC State’s College of Natural Resources led by Dr. Richard Venditti and the College of Education led by Dr. Margaret Blanchard. Currently, the program is focused on educational outreach in high schools, particularly those in rural communities. The SBBP team works with science teachers in these communities to provide distance courses, lesson plans, hands on workshops, and resources to promote sustainable practices using plant-based and renewable resources. 

Nov 12, 2020

NC State Researchers Take On COVID-19

Our faculty and the staff have pivoted from their customary research to study COVID-19, using their expertise in battling the pandemic.

Nov 12, 2020

Arts Programs Don’t Miss a Beat

Several performances will cap off an unprecedented year for NC State’s performing arts programs, during which students, faculty and staff have overcome unforseen challenges of COVID-19.

Nov 11, 2020

Rapid Response

From producing face shields for front-line workers to manufacturing hand sanitizer for the campus community, the College of Engineering takes up the fight against COVID-19.

Nov 4, 2020

Duke University, NC State College of Design, and five NC counties partner to use behavioral science and design to improve county COVID responses

The Center for Advanced Hindsight at Duke University has partnered with the NC State College of Design and five North Carolina counties to form a multidisciplinary collaboration aiming to use behavioral science and design to improve county COVID responses.

Oct 30, 2020

COVID-19 Food Safety

NC State experts are leading a national team that will explore how to prevent transmission of the novel coronavirus at every stage of food production.