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Dec 6, 2023
Master of Social Work alumna Tosheria Brown helps people at risk of or experiencing homelessness find a new path.
After 20 years as head of the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies, Michael Pendlebury is retiring, effective Jan. 1, 2024.
Dec 4, 2023
The goal of the new research is to help autonomous vehicles make “good” decisions. Corresponding author and associate professor in the Science, Technology and Society program Veljko Dubljević helps explain.
Nov 29, 2023
NC State psychology faculty and students partnered with West Point to research cadets’ attitudes toward using robots in military training.
Nov 21, 2023
There was a stark difference in the percentage of non-white Americans who died in the first year of the COVID pandemic compared to white Americans. A new book authored and co-edited by professor of sociology Melvin Thomas explains why.
Nov 15, 2023
Using the city of Prague and the Galapagos Islands as their classrooms, two groups of NC State students experienced the importance of place in history during their study abroad trips last semester.
Nov 3, 2023
Since the history alum graduated from NC State, his commitment of time, talent and treasure to his alma mater has earned him special recognition for alumni of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences.
Nov 1, 2023
A new study examines what happens when misinformation spreads on social media, finding there can be real consequences for both companies and the public. Associate professor of communication and co-author Alice Cheng discusses the study.
Oct 20, 2023
Elliot Gyll, Michael Lewis and Anthony Ramsey have spent time abroad diving into cultures from around the world, with the help of Boren Awards.
Oct 11, 2023
Alumna and former social work professor Wilma Peebles-Wilkins was one of the first Black women to graduate from the college with a degree in sociology and a minor in social work.