Jul 8, 2020

NC State Working to Address Recent Student Visa Directives

“International students are an essential and valued part of our NC State community,” Chancellor Randy Woodson affirmed in a message to the university’s international student population and all members of the university community. “As a university, we are dedicated to […]

Jul 8, 2020

Global Engagement Appoints Chief Diversity Officer

The Office of Global Engagement has appointed Carl Thomas as chief diversity officer for the division. Thomas is currently the human resources manager, and this additional leadership role will include developing initiatives and actions for diversity, equity and inclusion, and […]

Jun 18, 2020

“Going Abroad Again” Highlights Post-Grad Global Opportunities

International study and research opportunities continue for students after graduating with an undergraduate degree, and the Study Abroad Office has launched a new profile series to highlight that. “Going Abroad Again” is organized by Kyle Keith, one of the office’s […]

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, […]