Stories From 2019

Sep 10, 2019

NC State’s Plant Sciences Building: What People Are Saying

Excitement is building as NC State University ceremonially breaks ground on its Plant Sciences Building on Sept. 6. Here’s what leaders at NC State and in agriculture are saying.

Sep 10, 2019

Partner Profile: BASF Renews Its Partnership with NC State

Peter Eckes, president of BASF Bioscience Research, joined NC State officials recently to renew a five-year research agreement.

Aug 29, 2019

Dr. Keith Harris Leads Workshop in Arequipa, Peru

Dr. Keith Harris traveled to Arequipa, Peru to lead a workshop at their National University of San Agustin (UNSA) and returned full of ideas to keep the collaboration going between NC State and UNSA.

Aug 8, 2019

NC State Faculty Invited to 1st International Native Berry Conference in Peru

On August 22nd, three NC State faculty will be going to Peru to present on their research and strategies for domesticating and sustainably developing native berries in Cajamarca region of Peru. The conference organizer, Dr. Antoniette Ornella Gutierrez from the […]

Jul 30, 2019

Kelsey Wraps Up Her Research at IPLA

Kelsey finalizes her research finds that her hypothesis is proven correct - there would be more antibiotic resistance genes present in preterm infants than full-term.

Jul 30, 2019

Destination: Madagascar

Through the Ants and Canopy Bootcamp, a group of undergraduates from the U.S. and Madagascar will explore diversity in ants – and learn to climb trees – with NC State’s Bonnie Blaimer and the California Academy of Sciences’ Brian Fisher.

Jul 18, 2019

From Mozambique to Williams Hall: An A-maizing Partnership

The Borlaug Fellowship Program connects NC State agricultural science mentors to emerging scholars, such as Hamilton Chiango, in developing and middle-income countries around the world.

Jul 10, 2019

Kelsey Closes in on Research Conclusions

As Kelsey closes in on her research, she is getting closer to analyzing her research results and providing conclusions.

Jul 9, 2019

Horsing Around in Ireland

NC State students on a study-abroad trip to Ireland’s world-renowned equine industry expected to learn about horses. But that's not all they learned about.

Jul 9, 2019

Cristobal: The Great Chufa Migration

Cristobal shares about the history of the chufa plant.