Jun 25, 2018  |  News

Study Abroad Surpasses Participation and Diversity Goals

A Commitment Partner of the Institute of International Education’s (IIE) Generation Study Abroad initiative, NC State University’s Study Abroad Office surpassed its 2019 enrollment goal one year early. Preliminary data for 2017-2018 shows a 53.6 percent increase in total enrollment […]

Jun 25, 2018  |  Faculty

Sills Earns International Service Award

The legacy of Jackson Rigney, an agronomist who served NC State for more than 40 years, lives on through the scholarship and service of professors like Erin Sills. Sills, a professor in the Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources, received […]

Jun 20, 2018  |  News

Partner Profile: University of Concepción

A delegation from NC State recently visited the University of Concepción and met with senior leadership to formulate new strategies to promote research collaboration and academic exchange. During the visit, Chancellor Randy Woodson gained insights from Rector Carlos Saavedra about […]

Jun 20, 2018

Global Education in Guatemala

NC State’s Ethnographic Field School teaches students about the environmental, socio-economic and cultural impacts of tourism for a quarter century. The program, located in Lake Atitlán, Guatemala, gives participants the opportunity to conduct independent research and gain cultural competency in […]

Jun 20, 2018  |  News

Staff Spotlight: Wu Yan

Wu Yan is a visiting professor from North China Electrical Power University in Hebei Province, China, where she taught English for more than 10 years. She arrived at the Confucius Institute in January 2018 and has developed new partnerships to […]