Feb 21, 2018

Making Global Health a Priority

NC State faculty research helps bolster the university’s academic reputation and solve global challenges. Sid Thakur seeks to address one of those challenges — infectious diseases — through his work in the College of Veterinary Medicine. Thakur, an associate professor […]

Feb 5, 2018

Nominations Open for Global Awards

The Office of Global Engagement will recognize faculty and staff who have made contributions to the university or the world in international research, scholarship, or service at the upcoming Global Engagement Exposition on April 24.  NC State Global coordinates the efforts with the […]

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 11, 2018  |  Funding

NC State – University of Adelaide Starter Grants Available

NC State Global offers funding for NC State faculty or staff to enhance research collaboration and academic exchange with the University of Adelaide in Australia. The strategic partnership between the University of Adelaide and NC State is a preferred relationship […]

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 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 […]