Our Community in Action

Aug 25, 2021

Advice for In-Person Teaching During Pandemic

NC State is back to in-person instruction. Professor Marsha Gordon shares what she learned during the first week of classes.

Aug 20, 2021

Student Health Services Seeks Volunteers for Phase Two of Wolfpack Surveillance Program

Student Health is looking for students, faculty and staff who have been vaccinated for COVID-19 to participate in weekly PCR testing to better understand how common asymptomatic people may be among all three groups on campus.

Aug 19, 2021

DELTA Finance and Business Office Presses On During Tough Times

The DELTA Finance and Business Office, led by Associate Vice Provost for Business Operations Jessie Sova, played a major role in helping DELTA keep working during the COVID-19 pandemic. When the campus closed in March 2020, they immediately got to work to make sure DELTA could not only keep running but meet the unprecedented demand for our services.

Jul 22, 2021

Essential Work

The Pack Essentials program has supported thousands of students during the pandemic with financial support as well as meal and housing scholarships.

Jun 25, 2021

Exploring Lessons Learned

Four university task forces have been charged with identifying initiatives that arose from NC State’s response to COVID-19 and that should continue after the pandemic.

Jun 24, 2021

‘Far From Normal’

Employees who joined NC State during the COVID-19 pandemic reflect on their unique experiences and share what they most look forward to when the university resumes normal operations.

Jun 23, 2021

Solving Health Crises for a Better World

Four years after earning his doctorate at NC State, CALS alumnus Bradley Kearney joined the Army as a biochemist. During the COVID-19 pandemic, in addition to helping establish an award-winning diagnostic laboratory in Japan, he works as a medical planner to help provide the best possible health system for all Army operations.

Jun 23, 2021

More Students Struggle With Basic Needs Due to Pandemic

The economic fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic has hit students hard, resulting in a marked increase in food insecurity and homelessness. The toll on their mental health has been striking.

Jun 8, 2021

To Tackle Vaccine Apathy, Keep It Quick and Catchy

What do you tell someone who doesn’t care about getting vaccinated?

Jun 4, 2021

COVID & Unemployment: Behind the Numbers

Poole economics professor Steve Allen shares his perspective on how the pandemic is affecting the national economy.