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The attendees at the LORD Distinguished Professorship reception pose for a photo, including Yi Xiao and Wei-chen Chang

Oct 20, 2023

College Honors Chemists Chang, Xiao at LORD Professorship Reception

The College of Sciences recognized Wei-chen Chang and Yi Xiao from the Department of Chemistry for being newly named LORD Corporation Distinguished Scholars.

Memorial Belltower

Aug 25, 2023

Mathematician Ipsen Named Distinguished Professor

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

Chemistry professor Joshua Pierce writes on a whiteboard while talking to a student

Aug 2, 2023

Chemist Pierce Named Howard J. Schaeffer Distinguished Professor

The College of Sciences has named chemist Joshua Pierce as the Howard J. Schaeffer Distinguished Professor at NC State.

Dr. Schaefer leaning against a wall in Riddick Hall.

Sep 12, 2022

The Freedom of Flexibility

Private support has given Thomas Schaefer, the Wesley O. Doggett Distinguished Professor for the Department of Physics, greater flexibility to Think and Do.

Andrew Sessions

Aug 4, 2022

Incoming First-Year Student Andrew Sessions Selected as Belin Scholar

The Jacob and Betty Belin Scholarship is relieving financial stress for incoming first-year student Andrew Sessions.

Memorial Belltower

Mar 8, 2022

Biological Sciences Professor Hoyo Named Goodnight Innovation Distinguished Chair

Cathrine Hoyo of the Department of Biological Sciences has been named a Goodnight Innovation Distinguished Chair.

The NC State Belltower against a blue sky, with flowering trees in the foreground

Sep 3, 2021

Statistician Ghoshal Named Goodnight Distinguished Professor

The professorship was made possible by a gift from longtime NC State supporters Dr. Jim and Mrs. Ann Goodnight.

The NC State Belltower lit red against a night sky

Jun 11, 2021

Chertock Named Martin Distinguished Professor

The College of Sciences has named Alina Chertock, head of the Department of Mathematics, as the LeRoy B. Martin, Jr. Distinguished Professor.

Dr. Harald Ade stands in his lab.

May 4, 2021

For Ade, Professorship Fuels Growth

Harald Ade, Goodnight Innovation Distinguished Professor, is grateful for the resources his professorship provides and says that these positions not only boost faculty research — they retain and attract the brightest minds.

Four students stand on either side of a banner at the 2019 Women in Statistics and Data Science Conference

Nov 19, 2019

Inspiring Tomorrow’s Statistics Leaders

Six female graduate and undergraduate students from the Department of Statistics recently attended a national conference, thanks to funding from two endowed professorships.