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DEPARTMENT NEWS More News
May 6, 2019
Goodnight Scholars Program Announces Class of 2023
Fifty distinguished students announced as Class of 2023 Goodnight Scholars.
Apr 23, 2019
Early-Career Faculty Win Prestigious NSF Awards
Nine NC State faculty members have received one of the highest honors given by the National Science Foundation to early-career researchers.
May 2, 2019
Achieving Sustainable Success
In the College of Natural Resources, graduating senior Mary Paz Alvarez Valverde discovered a passion for understanding “trash” and its significance in today’s world.
Mar 12, 2019
2019 Graduate Research Symposium Winners
Check out the winners of our Graduate Research Symposium!