Apr 6, 2022

In ‘Plant Armor’ Crop Cover, Insects Have to Navigate Textile Maze

NC State researchers' design for a new crop cover could provide an effective, chemical-free alternative for insect protection.

Jan 25, 2022

Scientists Find Previously Unknown Jumping Behavior in Insects

There is evidence that this jumping behavior is occurring in a range of species – we just haven’t noticed it before.

Dec 20, 2021

Department Congratulates 7 New Graduates

Please join us in congratulating the group below on their hard work and wonderful accomplishments: Yaken Ameen, MS, Plant Pathology Kimberly D’Arcangelo, PhD, Plant Pathology Alexandra DeYonke, MS, Entomology Roger Lawrie, PhD, Entomology and Toxicology J. Christina Mitchell, PhD, Entomology […]

Dec 7, 2021

William (Bill) Campbell Colleague and Peanut Specialist Passes

William “Bill” Campbell passed away on December 1, 2021, at the age of 97. Bill was born in Chester, South Carolina in 1924 and graduated from Maury High School in Norfolk, Va. He volunteered for military service two days after […]

Nov 8, 2021

2021 ESA Annual Meeting Awards

NC State's Entomology students were awarded at the 2021 Entomological Society of America Meeting.

Aug 19, 2021

Ph.D. Candidate Camilo Parada Wins Prestigious Award

Doctoral research on soilborne diseases in sweetpotatoes attracted support from a foundation.

Jul 22, 2021

Mosquito-Resistant Clothing Prevents Bites in Trials

NC State researchers created insecticide-free, mosquito-resistant clothing using bite-proof textiles they designed.

Jun 30, 2021

DEPP Awards for Excellence Announced

The DEPP Awards for Excellence honor professional excellence in research, teaching, extension, outreach, and/or professional service with emphasis on contributions during tenure at NC State.

Jun 2, 2021

NC State Honors Ristaino’s AAAS Fellow Selection

The university community gathered virtually to recognize outstanding faculty who have received prestigious state, national and international awards, accolades or other distinctions over the past year.

Jun 2, 2021

Faculty Focus: Shuijin Hu Breaks Ground with Soils and Climate Change Research

Learn more about the influential researcher who's being honored for career contributions to the science of ecology.