Stories From Aug 2017

Aug 30, 2017  |  Chemistry

Finding Purpose Through Service

Chemistry student and Goodnight Scholar Haley Newton discovered a passion for international service on a trip to the Dominican Republic.

Aug 30, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Molecular Motors and Molecular Machines: A Q&A With Gufeng Wang

Learn how chemistry researchers are creating light-driven, motorized molecules capable of drilling holes in membranes of individual cells.

Aug 30, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Investing in Ideas

Three promising College of Sciences projects are among those receiving support from the Chancellor’s Innovation Fund, which helps NC State researchers move their inventions into the marketplace.

Aug 23, 2017  |  Physics

Physicist Richard Longland Receives DOE Early Career Research Award

The prestigious award will support Longland's research on the life cycles of stars, with the goal of better understanding how the elements in the universe were made.

Aug 22, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Technique Expedites Chemical Screening to Prioritize Toxicity Testing

A new technique that can determine in seconds if a chemical has the potential to activate key genes could be used to prioritize chemicals for in-depth toxicity testing.

Aug 17, 2017  |  Chemistry

Gallardo-Williams Completes DELTA Faculty Fellows Program

Chemistry faculty Maria Gallardo-Williams completed the two-year DELTA Faculty Fellows program, which helps faculty become instructional technology mentors.

Aug 16, 2017  |  Around Campus

Eclipse 2017: Campus Celebration, Citizen Science and Safety Tips

Find out what you need to know about the solar eclipse that's sweeping the nation on August 21.

Aug 15, 2017  |  Honors and Awards

We’re No. 1: NC State Is Top Value in N.C.

Money magazine named NC State the best college for the money in North Carolina.

Aug 3, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Finding Neutrinos: A Q&A With Physicist Matthew Green

An NC State physicist describes his work detecting neutrinos, one of the basic building blocks of the universe.

Aug 3, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

NC State Receives DARPA Funding to Develop, Test Gene Drive System

A grant from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency will help NC State geneticists study ways to maintain and protect ecosystem biodiversity.