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Nov 17, 2021

NC State’s SDG Initiative: First Semester Recap

Beginning during the fall 2021 semester, NC State launched its campus programming initiative focused on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The purpose of the SDG campus programming initiative is to educate students at NC State as to what the SDGs are, why they are a blueprint for peace and prosperity in the world, and inspire them to… 

UN infographic displaying all 17 SDGs.

Aug 10, 2021

Chief of Partnerships and Global Engagement in the Department of Global Communications (DGC) at the United Nations to Speak at NC State

Robert Skinner, Chief of Partnerships and Global Engagement in the Department of Global Communications (DGC) at the United Nations, will visit NC State on September 1, 2021. Mr. Skinner’s talk, “The Sustainable Development Goals: Connecting the Global to the Local”, will help launch NC State’s SDG Campus Programming Initiative and provide insights from his experience working with… 

UN infographic displaying all 17 SDGs.

May 27, 2021

NC State Global To Launch Campus-Wide Programming Initiative around UN Sustainable Development Goals This Fall

Beginning in the Fall of 2021, the Office of Global Engagement will launch a campus-wide collaborative programming effort focused around the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The programming plan is part of the Office of Global Engagement’s strategic framework entitled “Global Learning For All.” This SDG initiative, scheduled to last through the 2021-22 and… 

UN infographic displaying all 17 SDGs.

Apr 27, 2021

NC State Ranks Globally For Sustainability Impact

NC State University and its contributions to global sustainability are highlighted in the 2021 Times Higher Education Impact Ranking – including topping the charts of U.S. universities in the area of innovation. Released April 21, The Impact Rankings evaluate the research, stewardship, outreach and teaching contributions of universities toward the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals… 

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Feb 20, 2021

NC State Participates in UN Sustainable Development Goals Action and Awareness Week

The Office of Global Engagement is leading campus participation in the first annual UN Sustainable Development Goals Action and Awareness Week (March 1 – 5, 2021). The week will feature a series of events and programs to highlight the many ways in which NC State is advancing the mission of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).…