Stories From 2018

Oct 12, 2018

Researchers Create New E-Textiles with Fiber-Level Sensors

Electronic textile research could lead to multifunctional smart garments.

Oct 8, 2018

6 Wolfpack Wonders at the North Carolina State Fair

The North Carolina State Fair is an annual celebration of food, agriculture, language and music, and the Wolfpack have had a hand in the fun for more than 100 years. Discover 6 surprising connections between NC State and the State Fair.

Oct 8, 2018

For Wineries, Competition Boosts Profits From Sustainability

An international study finds that the more sustainability practices a winery has in place, the better its financial performance – and the effect is enhanced when a winery perceives significant pressure from competitors.

Oct 2, 2018

October 11-12 Innovative Women’s Conference Aims to Enable Women to Help Each Other Achieve Goals

Fifth Annual Innovative Women’s Conference aims to inspire, influence, impact women in all areas of business

Oct 1, 2018

Centennial Campus Bee Apiary: Partnerships for a Sustainable Future

Last spring, a community apiary home to 150,000 honeybees opened on NC State’s Centennial Campus. Founded by an NC State alumna, Bee Downtown installed and maintains the apiary to help rebuild healthy honey bee populations. The bees have produced the most honey of any Bee Downtown apiary and is one of the most frequently visited.

Sep 25, 2018

‘Rounding Up’ Beats Traditional Fundraising Requests

What’s the best way to solicit donations for charity?

Sep 22, 2018

B Corp Clinic Helps Increase the Number of Certified B Corps in North Carolina

Warby Parker. New Belgium Brewing. Patagonia. Ben and Jerry’s. Etsy. What do all these companies have in common? These for-profit companies are all B Corp certified and committed to being a better business through balancing purpose and profit. These companies […]

Sep 19, 2018

Learning through Play with a City’s Built-in Math

A new collaboration between the Center for Geospatial Analytics and College of Education will use games and urban design to teach mathematics in middle school classrooms.

Sep 19, 2018

Top Vegetables Grown in North Carolina

Support NC farms — eat your veggies!

Sep 6, 2018

Beyond Bacon & BBQ: 11 Foods Associated With North Carolina

North Carolina has many unique meat products that deserve recognition.