Stories From Aug 2017

Aug 28, 2017

Exploratory Trip to Mexico Furthers Cassava Project

Trino Ascencio-Ibanez of the Department of Molecular and Structural Biochemistry forged collaborations and made significant headway in Mexico on a Gates Foundation-funded project that tackles cassava mosaic disease.

Aug 28, 2017

CALS Tailgate is Just Around the Corner!

What better way to kick off the NC State football season than by attending the university’s largest alumni gathering? Join us for CALS Tailgate on Sept. 9.

Aug 28, 2017

At 100, Retired Prof Recalls Postwar Campus

In the boom years after World War II, Emmett Dillard joined thousands of veterans crowding NC State to earn their college degrees. The one-time mayor of Trailwood and longtime professor of animal science turns 100 this week.

Aug 18, 2017

CALS Profs Recognized

Congratulations to CALS faculty members recognized recently for outstanding efforts.

Aug 17, 2017

Reminder: Prudential Retirement Education Manager Visits CALS

Please join Christy Kelly, our Regional Retirement Education Manager from Prudential, on Thursday, September 7th in 202A Patterson Hall from 9am-4pm.

Aug 15, 2017

Extension Annual Awards Notice

North Carolina Cooperative Extension strives to uphold a fundamental philosophy of recognizing the achievements of our outstanding employees. To bring this philosophy to reality, NCCE provides awards recognizing employees for their accomplishments and service within our historic partnership.

Aug 14, 2017

NC State and Oracle Pilot ‘Big Data’ Project to Grow Agriculture

Oracle has selected NC State as a university partner to pilot a new program that uses big data to solve grand challenges in everything from agriculture to textiles to engineering. First on the list? Sweet potatoes.

Aug 14, 2017

Dr. Vicki Martin as Interim Assistant Director for Academic Programs

Dr. Vicki Martin joins CALS Academic Programs as the Interim Assistant Director for Academic Programs.

Aug 14, 2017

CBO Now Offering Biannual Departmental Trainings

The CBO is introducing a series of training sessions to CALS departmental staff interested in learning more about the systems and processes used for business transactions.

Aug 7, 2017

Academic Programs Annual Fall Meeting

We invite all teaching faculty, student services staff, and advisors (academic and club) to join us for the CALS Academic Programs annual fall meeting next Tuesday, August 15 from 9am-11am in Riddick Hall.