YOU DECIDE: Should we revive apprenticeships?
N.C. State University economist Mike Walden discusses apprentice programs, which many experts think can play in important role in today's labor market.
YOU DECIDE: What are the key debates over health insurance?
N.C. State University economist Mike Walden discusses the key issues related to the Affordable Care Act, commonly known as Obamacare.
YOU DECIDE: Should you celebrate the Fed’s birthday?
Should we celebrate of condemn the Federal Reserve? N.C. State University economist Mike Walden discusses the often controversial federal agency.
CALS faculty member on FDA Science Board
Dr. Barbara Kowalcyk, research assistant professor in the Department of Food, Bioprocessing and Nutrition Sciences, has been named to the Science Board to the Food and Drug Administration.
Faculty, students honored at joint society meetings
Two College of Agriculture and Life Sciences faculty members were among award winners while three CALS students were scholarship winners at the joint annual meetings of the American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America and Soil Science Society of America.
CALS is part of award-winning research project
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences faculty members play a major role in a multistate research project that focuses on sweet potatoes.
J.C. Wells, Extension plant pathologist, dies at 92
J.C. “Jay” Wells, of Greenville, the second full-time Extension plant pathologist at North Carolina State University, died Nov. 10 at the age of 92.
Study to focus on redhorse, Pee Dee River
North Carolina State University scientists will lead an effort to better understand the impact that changes in habitat and water quality are having on fish, mussels and crayfish in the Pee Dee River in North and South Carolina.
YOU DECIDE: Does the cost-of-living vary by where you live?
There are no official cost-of-living rates for states and most localities, but there are ways to determine cost-of-living. N.C. State University economist Mike Walden explains.
Hightower receives NCSU Libraries Faculty Award
Dr. Joseph E. Hightower, professor of applied ecology and assistant leader of the NC Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, is a 2013 recipient of the NCSU Libraries Faculty Award.