Jan 30, 2018  |  Faculty

Energizing African Development

Lack of access to reliable power is termed “energy poverty,” and we are studying efforts to address it.

Jan 19, 2018  |  Faculty

The Seaflower Biosphere Reserve Project: Sustainable Tourism in Bogotá, Colombia

A chance encounter between colleagues interested in combining design with social entrepreneurship and tourism led to the Seaflower Biosphere Reserve Project, a collaboration between NC State and the Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano (UJTL). Headed by Associate Professor and applied anthropologist […]

Jan 2, 2018  |  Funding

NC State Global Awards International Travel Funds

The Office of Global Engagement recently awarded funding to support international travel as it relates to NC State’s global strategic plan. The International Travel Assistance Fund encourages and supports faculty or staff in international engagement in research, teaching, or other […]

Dec 19, 2017  |  News

Founder of Shima Seiki Receives Honorary Degree

NC State conferred degrees on nearly 3,500 graduating students during its fall commencement exercise on Dec. 15 at the PNC Arena in Raleigh. Chancellor Randy Woodson delivered the commencement address. During the ceremony, he conferred a Doctor of Science honorary […]

Dec 13, 2017  |  Faculty

Studying Agriculture in Ireland

With a university goal to increase the number of NC State students studying abroad, programs that fill a demand for students in an underserved academic area for travel are important. Karl Jicha, a lecturer in the College of Agriculture and […]