Symposium Highlights NC State Research On Toxic Metals

Symposium Highlights NC State Research On Toxic Metals

Some of Earth’s naturally occurring heavy metals can take a significant toll on human health. That’s why lead, arsenic, cadmium and other toxic metals headlined the first research symposium hosted […]

Nominations Open For Green Brick Awards

Nominations Open For Green Brick Awards

The NC State Sustainability Council is accepting nominations through March 11 for the 2017 Green Brick Awards, which recognize NC State students, faculty, staff, departments and student organizations for contributions to […]

Winter Break Energy Conservation Saves Nearly $300,000

Winter Break Energy Conservation Saves Nearly $300,000

While the Wolfpack enjoyed winter break, hundreds of NC State campus buildings collectively avoided $294,537 in energy costs through the university’s Winter Holiday Energy Saving Initiative.

Since 2004, NC State has […]

“Greater Good” Award to Boost Sweet Potato Research

“Greater Good” Award to Boost Sweet Potato Research

A plan to shed more light on the complicated genetics of the sweet potato has garnered two NC State University scientists an Agricultural Greater Good Initiative Award from the genomics […]

Eye on the (Butterfly) Future

Elsita Kiekebusch, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Applied Ecology, is studying how future climate condition changes — especially temperature increases — could affect the survival and growth of […]

Student Spotlight: Johnson Studies Farm-Level Food Loss

Student Spotlight: Johnson Studies Farm-Level Food Loss

Millions of U.S. households struggle to have enough to eat, yet millions of tons of food are thrown into the garbage each year. And we don’t know how much edible […]