Every professor here taught me to look at the bigger picture and reflect on how I can serve people on a global and local level.
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Undergrad Combines Majors, Presents Research across U.S.
Tori Williams has been busy this spring. Already consumed by her duties as a University Scholar, tutor and double-major in history and biological sciences, Williams added multiple presentations at conferences across the nation to her hectic schedule in April.
Retired Faculty Honored at Brunch
Retired Humanities and Social Sciences faculty reconnected and reminisced on May 19 at a brunch honoring their service to the college.
Rupert Nacoste: Millennials Struggle with Romantic Relationships
Rupert Nacoste, a 2016 recipient of NC State's Alexander Quarles Holladay Medal for Excellence, reflects on the evolving nature of student relationships in a Q&A with the NC State Alumni Association.
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Study Investigates Why Public Employees Break Rules
Employees in all industries break workplace rules from time to time. After years of working in government and social services, Casey Fleming wondered why.
Study Highlights Local Voices on Tourism Development in Guatemala
Some cities surrounding Guatemala's Lake Atitlán have greatly benefitted from tourism. Other towns haven't seen the same rate of development. NC State graduate student Adriana Szabo spent eight weeks studying the uneven trend in San Pedro La Laguna, a town on the shore of Lake Atitlán. Her research, rooted in an analysis of ethnographic research she collected during her trip, raises up the voices of locals who want to change the tourism development model.
Exploring the Evolution of Phishing
NC State doctoral student Olga Zielinska studies how phishing has evolved over time. Her current project, sponsored by the Science of Security Lablet at NC State, looks specifically at the various persuasive elements that hackers use to trick email filtering systems and users.
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May 26, 2016 | International Business Times
Money And Love: How Talking About Finances With Your Partner Can Improve A Relationship
Money — or perhaps more accurately, financial stress — has a tendency to make people behave in ways they might not otherwise. Lynsey Romo, communication, featured.
May 24, 2016 | Central Valley Business Times
Nonprofit Exec Turnover More Turbulent Than Thought
According to NC State research, turnover among executive leaders at nonprofit organizations is often plagued by problems – with very few transitional periods mirroring the cordial scenarios painted in the professional literature. Amanda Stewart, public administration, featured.
May 24, 2016 | Huffington Post
Headbands of Hope Fosters Fashion and Design for Childhood Cancer Patients
At Headbands of Hope, for every headband sold, a headband is given to a child with cancer. Jess Ekstrom, founder of Headbands of Hope, was inspired to start the organization as a college student at NC State. Jess Ekstrom, communication alumna, featured.
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Our retired faculty are great. It was great to see so many of them at this recent brunch: https://t.co/1R7iQWrYup https://t.co/I46cN4rKHx