Problem-solving is in our DNA. It's what happens when we Think and Do.
Free Science Party At Hunt Library – And You're Invited
With science-inspired food, live music and insight from top researchers, celebrate Professor Rob Dunn's new book – and the amazing research of more than 40 scientists into your closest (tiny) neighbors.Read More
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Oct 17, 2018
On the Defensive
Study reveals that during infections, a viral RNA element changes its structure to block a plant cell’s defenses and produces a shorter, noncoding RNA. Previous research had found a similar mechanism at play during human infections.
Oct 18, 2018
Taking Ag To High School: Award-Winning Teacher (And CALS Alum) Jillian Ford
A recent double-CALS grad, Onslow County high school teacher Jillian Ford just nabbed a new title: the Southeast’s 2018 Outstanding Early Career Teacher, according to the National Association of Agricultural Educators.
50 Years On Campus
Beloved Crop and Soil Science Professor Bob Patterson reflects on his love for teaching, and for the university.
"My Mind Is My Independence"
A high school rodeo accident left her paralyzed, but Animal Science’s Kelly Blanton was still determined to attend her dream college.
Leading the Way
Our agricultural research has a massive economic impact on rural North Carolina.
NC State Extension's work helps fuel the N.C. economy by delivering solutions directly into the hands of the state's citizens.
Nearly all CALS students with high-need degrees graduate with jobs that have salaries well above the state’s median income.
Building The Next-Generation Student
What five traits will get students hired after graduation? And how does CALS make sure our students develop into workforce-ready employees? We talked to 14 top CALS employers from around the state, nation and world to find out – then searched our college for students and faculty who are thinking and doing the extraordinary.