Stories From May 2018

May 15, 2018

Pride of the Wolfpack Winner: Clarissa Spencer

In honor of her dedication and hard work for the Center for Integrated Pest Management (CIPM) at North Carolina State University, Ms. Clarissa Spencer is awarded the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences’ Pride of the Wolfpack Award.

May 14, 2018

Be Prepared for a Hurricane

This is Hurricane Preparedness Week in North Carolina – a time to make weather-readiness a priority. Check out this message from Extension's Mike Yoder with valuable information and resources.

May 14, 2018

Staff Chat: Carl Hollifield

Carl Hollifield came to NC State from Asheville in 1997 to study agricultural business management, earning his degree in 2001. Twenty years after his arrival, he’s now one of the staff members responsible for bringing Howling Cow to ice cream lovers at NC State and around the greater Triangle area.

May 12, 2018

CALS Response to NCDOL Telehandler Personnel Lift Accident

A CALS employee was recently hospitalized after an accident involving a Telehandler Personnel Lift. Upon receiving notification of the accident, the North Carolina Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Division requested CALS to conduct an investigation of the accident and provide corrective actions. Those can be found in this announcement.

May 9, 2018

Ready for a Global Impact

NC State will count more than 5,900 newly-minted graduates among its alumni following spring commencement on May 12. This includes an estimated 537 international students who applied for graduation this semester, representing approximately 40 different countries.

May 8, 2018

CALS Faculty Promotions 

A number of CALS faculty recently received promotions. Congratulations to all!

May 3, 2018

BAE Senior Design Students Tackle Real-World Problems

NC State’s motto is Think and Do. And there’s a lot of that going on each and every day in the Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering — especially in the Senior Design Program.

May 2, 2018

A Supportive Career

April Fogleman of the Department of Food, Bioprocessing and Nutrition Sciences is one of six NC State professors named an Alumni Association Outstanding Teacher for 2018. The annual awards recognize faculty who excel in the classroom, laboratory and in the field.