Stories From Mar 2018

Mar 29, 2018  |  Biological Sciences

Paleontologists Make an Egg-cellent Discovery

High on a rocky cliff in central Utah, paleontologists Lindsay Zanno and Bucky Gates found something rare — a large clutch of fossilized dinosaur eggs.

Mar 27, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Experiment Seeks to Determine Why Matter Outnumbers Anti-matter in the Universe

A new project is aimed at detecting a process called neutrinoless double-beta decay, which could be key to explaining why there is more matter than anti-matter in the universe.

Mar 26, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Sciences Students Win Honors at 2018 Graduate Research Symposium

Several Sciences graduate students were named winners at the Graduate Student Research Symposium, featuring posters by more than 200 students.

Mar 20, 2018

Lamb Wins NACADA Advising Award

Susan Lamb has won a Region 3 Excellence in Advising award from the National Academic Advising Association.

Mar 13, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

Sremaniak Receives Equity for Women Award

Chemist Laura Sremaniak received the Equity for Women Award at NC State’s 2018 Sisterhood Dinner ceremony.

Mar 13, 2018  |  General News

New Yorker Science Writer Addresses Denialism of Science

Journalist Michael Specter examined the ramifications of denialism in science as the college's second Crossroads Series speaker on Feb. 22.

Mar 12, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Computers Discover Compounds That Could Reduce Listeria’s Virulence

Researchers from NC State have pinpointed new compounds that may be effective in containing Listeria's ability to produce disease.

Mar 7, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Computer Modeling of WNK Kinase Inhibitors Could Give Researchers New Tools for Understanding Hypertension

NC State researchers are using computer modeling of WNK kinase inhibitors to better understand the complex relationships between salt regulation, hypertension and high blood pressure.

Mar 5, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

Two Sciences Faculty Named 2017-2018 University Faculty Scholars

NC State’s 2017-2018 class of University Faculty Scholars includes faculty from the Departments of Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences and Biological Sciences.

Mar 1, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

NC State Faculty Leads in Fulbright Scholars

NC State ranks among an elite group of globally engaged universities producing the highest number of Fulbright Scholars, including Zubair Azad of the Department of Physics.