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The NC State Belltower on a fall day. Photo by Marc Hall

Sep 21, 2023

8 Chemistry Faculty Promoted

The Department of Chemistry is proud to announce the promotion of eight faculty members, effective Aug. 16.

Phil Castellano in his laser lab

Sep 19, 2023

Castellano Receives NC American Chemical Society Distinguished Speaker Award

Chemist Felix “Phil” Castellano has been awarded the 2023 Distinguished Speaker of the Year Award by the American Chemical Society’s North Carolina (NC-ACS) Section.

Memorial Belltower

Sep 12, 2023

Four Faculty Honored With Professorships

Four faculty members in the College of Sciences were recently honored with distinguished professorships for excellence in teaching, research and service.

Lewis Owen stands along Stinson Drive on the NC State campus

Sep 8, 2023

Diving Into the Deanship

New dean Lewis Owen, a scuba-diving geologist, wants to build a stronger College of Sciences community and help students pursue their dreams anywhere in the world.

Michael Brennan stands in the National Hurricane Center's broadcast studio.

Aug 31, 2023

From the Departments

Catch up on the latest news from our academic departments.

Ai image of brain

Aug 31, 2023

An ‘Introspective’ AI Finds Diversity Improves Performance

William Ditto, professor of physics, helped create an AI that can fine tune its own neural network. Researchers found the AI performs better when it chooses diversity over lack of diversity.

White flowers bloom on a tree in front of the Bell Tower

Aug 31, 2023

$1.2 Million NOAA Grant to Support Marine Sciences Students, Research at NC State

A $14.9 million NOAA grant will fund the North Carolina Coastal Federation’s plans to expand an existing Pamlico Sound oyster sanctuary network, as well as hands-on opportunities for underrepresented marine sciences students at NC State and NC Central University.

The NC State Belltower on a fall day. Photo by Marc Hall

Aug 29, 2023

Meet Our Newest Faculty

Get to know the extraordinary scientists joining the college's faculty, and find out why they’re excited to join the Wolfpack.

Memorial Belltower

Aug 25, 2023

Mathematician Ipsen Named Distinguished Professor

Mathematics Professor Ilse C.F. Ipsen has been recognized for her outstanding scholarly work.

Aug 21, 2023

NC State Researcher Discovers New, Unique Plant-Eating Dinosaur

“Finding Iani was a streak of luck,” said Lindsay Zanno, an associate research professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at NC State. “We knew something like it lived in this ecosystem because isolated teeth had been collected here and there, but we weren’t expecting to stumble upon such a beautiful skeleton, especially from this time in Earth’s history. Having a nearly complete skull was invaluable for piecing the story together.”