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Army Sergeant Earns NC State LPS Degree Online While Serving His Country
NC State's Leadership in the Public Sector degree program was the perfect fit for Sgt. 1st Class Jason Davidson, who oversees the day-to-day operations and training of nearly 40 paratroopers at Fort Bragg.
Student of the Month: Edwin Maldonado
Edwin Maldonado, a junior in Social Work, successfully combines academics and athletics as a Dean's List student on NC State's championship-winning cheerleading team. With a passion for helping others, he looks forward to obtaining a Master's in Social Work, and working with disabled populations.
Researchers Study How to Improve Mental Health Conditions at County Jail
Through a partnership with the Wake County Sheriff's Office, NC State researchers are studying how to improve mental health conditions at the county jail. The project, which supports Wake County's participation in the White House's Data-Driven Justice Initiative, aims to help the jail operate more efficiently, but also improve the care and outcomes of those with mental health problems.
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Jan 11, 2017 | New York Times
Talking With Both Daughters and Sons About Sex
Parents tend to talk about sex more with daughters than with sons, but all teens need to know how to make safer decisions. Parents play a key role in shaping sexual decision-making among adolescents. Laura Widman, psychology, featured.
Jan 10, 2017 | WNCN
NC Lawmakers Return for Long Session: Is Cooperation Likely?
Cooperation isn't looking good between the Democratic and Republican parties as the legislators convene their long session. Andy Taylor, political science, featured.
Jan 9, 2017 | WRGB Albany
Golden Globes Attacks on Trump Test Limits of Celebrity Influence
Meryl Streep's speech resonated with its Golden Globes audience, but probably had little influence over those who dislike Hollywood. An NC State political scientist has studied the impact of celebrity endorsements. Michael Cobb, political science, featured.
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