Stories From May 2020

May 27, 2020

Academic Calendar and Classroom Safety Updates for Fall 2020

NC State will begin its 2020-21 academic year Aug. 10, nine days earlier than originally scheduled, and will forgo fall break in order to complete the semester before Thanksgiving, including finals. More details will be provided about the return to campus in the coming weeks.

May 25, 2020

Protecting the Pack: How to Return to Work Safely

Over the weeks ahead, we expect to bring more employees back to campus, as appropriate, in a phased manner. To help our campus community plan for and execute a safe return to on-site work, the university created the NC State return-to-work guide.

May 21, 2020

Webinar Recording: Assessing Freeze Damage in NC Grain Crops

Interested in learning more about freeze damage and what to look for in your corn, soybeans, and small grains? Check out the webinar recording to learn more.

May 18, 2020

Essentially CALS: Wayne Holder

Although many of us are working from home, a few necessary people must physically stay on campus to keep the CALS Community up and running. Check out our series Essentially CALS to learn more about our incredible community.

May 18, 2020

Course Quality Pathways

Course Quality Pathways at NC State provide multiple ways for faculty to improve online and blended courses and be recognized for their efforts to raise the bar for quality online education at NC State.

May 18, 2020

COVID -19 Preparing the Workplace for Return in Phase 1 Checklist

Before individuals return to campus, it is essential to prepare our work spaces. This includes cleaning and sanitation practices, as well as implementing measures to encourage natural social and physical distancing and posting signage about new and updated office safety protocols.

May 15, 2020

Personal Protective Equipment for Research

Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) will provide personal protective equipment to all researchers. Off-campus research stations and field labs equipment will be transported by faculty, staff or students who are traveling to the sites from Raleigh.

May 11, 2020

2020 Faculty and Staff Awards

Congratulations to our faculty, staff and students who were nominated for, or received, teaching, research, University Faculty Scholars and safety awards this year.

May 8, 2020

CALS Comm Workshop – Generational Communications

Stephanie Davis, University HR, learning and development manager will lead the conversation and after introducing the generations discuss preferences related to communications and social media trends by generation.

May 7, 2020

CALS Business Operations – May Newsletter

Please take a moment to read the CALS Business Operations May newsletter for important updates, deadlines, reminders, helpful resources, and more.