2018-19 University Teaching Awards Presented
NC State honored more than 30 faculty for their commitment to educational excellence at the 2018-19 University Teaching Awards Ceremony on April 11.
Sciences Faculty, Student, Staff Receive University Honors
Nine members of the College of Sciences community were recently recognized by NC State with 2018-19 awards.
2018-19 University Faculty Scholars Named
NC State’s 2018-19 class of University Faculty Scholars was announced today. These 20 early- and mid-career faculty receive this designation due to their significant academic achievements and contributions to NC State through their teaching, research and community engagement.
NC State a Fulbright Leader — Again
NC State again makes the list of research universities with the most Fulbright U.S. Scholars.
Oliver-Hoyo Named Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Maria Oliver-Hoyo is a chemistry professor recognized as one of NC State’s top education innovators.
Researchers Create ‘Shortcut’ to Terpene Biosynthesis in E. coli
Researchers create a more efficient, customizable enzymatic pathway for producing terpenes – molecules useful in everything from cancer drugs to biofuels – in E. coli.
Virtualizing Organic Chemistry Labs
Through an exploratory grant, DELTA teamed up with Maria Gallardo-Williams to create five virtual reality organic chemistry lab experiences. The student-focused and inclusive experience immerses users into the lab.
College Honors Outstanding Alumni and Students
Three alumni and two students received awards recognizing their extraordinary achievements and contributions to the college.
Virtual Library of 1 Million New Macrolide Scaffolds Could Help Speed Drug Discovery
New virtual library of 1 million macrolide scaffolds could speed antibiotic, anti-cancer drug discovery
Student Learning Drives Innovative Teaching
Note: Originally published in the NC local ACS TarHelium newsletter (Sept 2018, Vol 49). Chemists find inspiration many unique and diverse places. A medicinal chemist may dive into the ocean seeking novel, potent natural products to design new cancer therapeutics; […]