Erin Banks

Grad School Honoree Passionate About Student Diversity

Dr. Erin Banks, director of the Graduate School’s Initiative for Maximizing Student Diversity (IMSD), received a University Award of Excellence for 2015 at a ceremony in July. Banks earned her doctorate in psychology at NC State and her bachelor’s and master’s degrees at Florida A&M University.

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Centuries-Old Shipwreck Discovered Off North Carolina Coast

Marine scientists from North Carolina State University, Duke University and the University of Oregon discovered the wreck on July 12 during a research expedition aboard the Woods H...

Study Finds Metal Foams Capable of Shielding X-rays, Gamma Rays, Neutron Radiation

Research from North Carolina State University shows that lightweight composite metal foams are effective at blocking X-rays, gamma rays and neutron radiation, and are capable of ab...

NC State Board of Trustees Announces Officers and New Members

During its summer meeting, North Carolina State University’s Board of Trustees appointed James W. Owens as chair, Jimmy D. Clark as first vice chair, Thomas E. Cabaniss as second...

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Wednesday | 8:00 A.M.

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Aug 17

Monday | 9:00 A.M.

New Graduate Student Orientation

Aug 19

Wednesday | 8:00 A.M.

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The Graduate School at NC State University will host two (2) Visitation Programs this year. These programs are provided for admitted students at no cost. Details for the programs are below. Visitation Programs The Visit NC State Program is October 25-27, 2015. The application deadline is September 10, 2015, at 12 noon. Decisions will be emailed on September 23, 2015. Website: The NC State Scholars Visitation Program is February 28 - March 1, 2016. The application deadline is November 30, 2015, at 12 noon. Decisions will be emailed on December 18, 2015. Website: Questions and Contact For additional information and selection criteria, visit our websites listed above, or contact Brett A. Locklear, Program Coordinator at Feel free to share this opportunity with others who might be interested. In appreciation, Brett