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Tornadoes pictured in the distance of a field. Photo from Postdoctoral Research Scholar Brice Coffer.

May 1, 2019

MEA 140 Makes Waves Online

An Online and Distance Education DELTA Grant is bringing MEA 140: Catastrophic Earth online for the first time. 

2018-19 University Teaching Awards winners

Apr 15, 2019

2018-19 University Teaching Awards Presented

Several Sciences faculty were among the more than 30 faculty honored for their commitment to educational excellence at the 2018-19 University Teaching Awards Ceremony on April 11. 

NC State Belltower lit red at night with the Hillsborough Street traffic circle in the foreground

Apr 12, 2019

Sciences Faculty, Student, Staff Receive University Honors

Nine members of the College of Sciences community were recently recognized by NC State with 2018-19 awards. 

The spring 2019 OCIP team. Front row, left to right: Rebecca Sanchez, Bethany Smith, Arlene Mendoza-Moran, Christopher Beeson and Bethanne Tobey. Back row, left to right: Peter Hessling, Julianne Treme, Melissa Ramirez, Muntazar Monsur and Christine Cranford.

Feb 27, 2019

Confirming Commitment to Online Course Quality

Melissa Ramirez of the Department of Biological Sciences is completing a program that helps faculty improve their online courses to meet nationally recognized standards. 

Belltower and NC Flag

Feb 27, 2019

Three Sciences Faculty Named 2018-19 University Faculty Scholars

Faculty in biological sciences, chemistry and physics are among 20 early- and mid-career faculty recognized for their significant academic achievements and contributions to NC State. 

NC State belltower with a red filter

Feb 11, 2019

College Honors 2018-19 LeRoy and Elva Martin Award Recipients

Two College of Sciences assistant professors have been named the 2018-19 LeRoy and Elva Martin Award for Teaching Excellence recipients. 

Teaching Assistant Lyniesha Wright during a test shoot of the organic chemistry virtual reality labs. The placement of the GoPro Fusion 360° camera gives the experience a first-person point of view.

Dec 19, 2018

Virtualizing Organic Chemistry Labs

Through an exploratory grant, chemistry's Maria Gallardo-Williams teamed up with DELTA to create five immersive virtual reality organic chemistry lab experiences. 

Maria Gallardo-Williams teaches a chemistry class

Oct 11, 2018

Thank You, Teachers

Thank a Teacher award recipients including chemistry's Maria Gallardo-Williams — and the students who nominated them — discuss the personal significance of the award. 

Teaching in an NC State classroom with Top Hat software

Aug 13, 2018

A New Instructional Tool Gains Traction at NC State

Hear how some NC State instructors are using a new interactive classroom tool to benefit their teaching, as well as student learning. 

Dick Patty teaching in Riddick Hall

May 24, 2018

Professor Emeritus Richard Patty Honored for Service in Retirement

The Association of Retired Faculty recognizes longtime physics professor Richard Patty.