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The Caldwell Patio

Jun 30, 2022

Seven Incoming Humanities and Social Sciences Students Named Park Scholars

Meet the seven incoming Humanities and Social Sciences students named Park Scholars for their accomplishments and potential in scholarship, leadership, service and character. 

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Jun 29, 2022

Interim Associate Dean Karen R. Young Retires

After 17 years working at NC State, Interim Associate Dean of Undergraduate Academic Affairs Karen R. Young is retiring, effective July 1. 

Poe Hall

Jun 28, 2022

Research Aims to Reduce HIV/STI Risk Factors Among Young People in Foster Care

Psychology doctoral student Julia Brasileiro receives an NIH grant to reduce HIV/STI risks among young people in foster care. 

A brick sidewalk/pathway in the middle of the court of North Carolina.

Jun 17, 2022

Sharon Herring Named Assistant Dean for Financial Administration

NC State’s College of Humanities and Social Sciences has named Sharon Herring assistant dean for financial administration, effective June 24. 

The cover of "Ancient DNA"

Jun 15, 2022

Wolfpack Writers: Elizabeth D. Jones

We caught up with alumna Elizabeth D. Jones, a history and philosophy double-major, to learn more about her new book "Ancient DNA: The Making of a Celebrity Science." 

Adam Meade standing in a hallway

Jun 15, 2022

Blazing a New Trail

On the heels of inventing a game-changing personality test, Psychology Professor Adam Meade launched a startup company and recently won two national awards. 

south asian young man rides a motorized bike on a dirt street lined with small buildings

Jun 13, 2022

Creativity as Survival: Crowdsourcing Unexpected Ways We Use Technology

Communication researchers are seeking examples of how people use mobile, networked technologies to accomplish unexpected things. 

Chancellor Randy Woodson and Leigh-Kathryn Bonner

Jun 12, 2022

Chancellor Woodson Talks Bees, Entrepreneurship with Bee Downtown Founder

As part of the Red Chair Chats series, Chancellor Woodson interviews international studies alumna and Bee Downtown founder Leigh-Kathryn Bonner. 

an older man drives a car in heavy traffic

Jun 10, 2022

New Tool Helps Older Adults Monitor ‘Attentional Performance’ During Driving

NC State psychologists have demonstrated the tool can predict which drivers are at increased risk of having accidents. 

A still image of Meredith Criner

Jun 8, 2022

History and Law School: An Ideal Match

If you’re considering law school, a degree in history can help guide and embolden your path. History students hone valuable and transferable skills for a multitude of industries and professions, including the law.