Aug 6, 2020

Global Internships Continue Virtually

Alex Dascenzo didn’t let a global pandemic stop her from gaining international work experience this summer. Dascenzo, a junior in the Environmental Design in Architecture program, spent the last eight weeks interning at a company based in Barcelona, Spain. She […]

Jul 22, 2020

Partner Profile: Technical University of Denmark (DTU)

NC State’s partnership with the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) is grounded in the complementary academic and research strengths of the two institutions: STEM, especially biotechnology, life and environmental sciences.  Joint research collaboration and graduate student training are supported by […]

Jun 23, 2020

Partner Profile: University of São Paulo

Founded in 1934, the University of São Paulo is a large Brazilian public university and considered to be one of the country’s most prestigious educational institutions.  With approximately 95,000 students, USP is among the largest institutions of higher education in […]

Jun 10, 2020

Faculty Leverage UGPN Funding And Networks To Expand Collaboration

The University Global Partnership Network (UGPN) is seeking proposals for this year’s round of funding from its Research Collaboration Fund (RCF). The network recently adopted the UN Sustainable Development Goals as part of its new strategic framework. This cycle, the […]

Jun 10, 2020

New Online Resource Available For Faculty

A new online guide is available now to help faculty assess the written work of non-native English speakers in their classes. The section on writing assessment and best practices was developed by Karin Sandler, director of the Intensive English Program, […]

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 […]