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Ron Fodor doing field work in 2007

Jul 20, 2023

Endowment Honoring Late Geologist Supports Geoscience Field-Based Opportunities

The Ron V. Fodor Endowment will support geoscience student research, travel and field-based experiences in the Department of Marine, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences.

Memorial Belltower

Sep 29, 2022

Late Microbiologist Honored With Memorial Endowment

An endowed scholarship established in honor of the late microbiologist and NC State alumnus Carl Cerniglia will help support undergraduate and graduate microbiology students.

The late NC State mathematics professor Chia Ven Pao.

Mar 4, 2022

Alumni Lead Effort to Establish Endowment in Honor of Late Mathematician Pao

A group of alumni is working to establish an endowed scholarship for international students in honor of the late mathematics professor Chia Ven Pao. 

Jan 17, 2013

PAMS dedicates statistics commons in honor of Dean Dan Solomon

The College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences has dedicated the fifth floor commons room of SAS Hall as the Daniel L. Solomon Statistics Commons in honor of Dean Solomon’s critical role in the building of SAS Hall and for his continued leadership and service to the college and NC State. The dedication was announced at a…

Jan 2, 2013

NC State establishes Patricia A. and W. Donald Johnson Scholarship Endowment

On December 12, PAMS and the College of Engineering celebrated the establishment of the Patricia A. and W. Donald Johnson Scholarship Endowment. The endowment provides critical funds to help the two colleges recruit and retain top students. According to Dean Dan Solomon, PAMS will also use funds generated by the endowment to help enhance the…

Aug 22, 2012

PAMS announces full funding of endowed professorship

The College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences has completed the funding of an endowed professorship in honor of Sir Ronald Aylmer Fisher. The R.A. Fisher Distinguished Professorship will support a full professor in the Department of Statistics at NC State. PAMS Associate Dean for Advancement Anita Stallings announced the completion of the campaign last month at…

Mar 22, 2012

Meyer Graduate Travel Fund established in Mathematics

A generous gift by alumna Anjela Govan (Ph.D. 2008 – Mathematics) and her husband, Vincent, has allowed the College of Physical and Mathematical Science to establish the Meyer Graduate Travel Fund Endowment. The endowment provides funds for graduate students in the Department of Mathematics to travel to conferences, seminars, workshops and other educational opportunities. While…

Dec 5, 2008

Wakeford establishes William H. Swallow Fellowship Award Endowment

William Swallow, professor emeritus of statistics, has touched the lives of many students during nearly three decades of teaching at NC State. To ensure that Swallow’s legacy will be remembered by future generations, one of his grateful former students, Charles Wakeford (B.S. ’82 Mathematics, Ph.D. ’95 Statistics), recently established the William H. Swallow Fellowship Award Endowment.…