Trump’s Ag Dept Reverses Course on Biotech Rules
Jennifer Kuzma, a social scientist who co-directs NC State's Genetic Engineering and Society Center, tells Science Magazine she is not surprised that the U.S. Department of Agriculture has withdrawn a plan to overhaul how it regulates biotechnology products such as genetically engineered crops.
Thank you, 9/11 Day of Service volunteers!
On Tuesday, September 19, 2017 several PS majors participated in the annual Activate Good 9/11 Evening Commemoration and Service Projects event in downtown Raleigh. Volunteers received a free tee shirt, transportation to the event, and the opportunity to serve the greater Raleigh community. Keep reading for details about the event and upcoming opportunities.
Interning with Paul Ryan on Capitol Hill
Jordan Kab, a junior in political science, spent spring of this year interning with Speaker of the House Paul Ryan in Washington, D.C. Read on to learn about his experience working on Capitol Hill and beyond.
Dr. Bruce McDonald Named Co-Editor-in-Chief of NASPAA’s Journal of Public Affairs Education
Dr. Bruce McDonald, associate professor of public budgeting and finance and director of the Masters of Public Administration program at NC State, is the new co-editor-in-chief of NASPAA's Journal of Public Affairs Education (JPAE).
Despite Dems’ deals with Trump, Hollywood resistance holds firm at Emmys
NC State Prof. Michael Cobb says the glimmers of cooperation between the president and Democrats may be driven by expediency.
Andy Taylor: GOP Is Right To Worry About Trump’s Performance
NC State political scientist Andy Taylor weighs the odds on outcomes for the 2018 mid-term elections in this opinion piece.
Study: Reduced Performance Triggers Turnover for Nonprofit Executives
Nonprofit organizations that have declining expenditures — an indication of reduced operations — are more likely to seek new leadership, according to a new study by NC State researchers.
Alumna Proves Being a Full-time Mom and Student is Possible
NC State alumna Kara Hooser credits NC State’s online program and its faculty with putting her on a path to educational and career success.
7 Students Receive Prestigious Boren, Gilman Awards
Seven Humanities and Social Sciences students recently earned prestigous scholarships to study overseas.
Americans, Check For Warnings When Traveling Abroad
Learn about the country you're going to before you go, and prepare for the unexpected. Prof. Heidi Hobbs, director of NC State's Master's of International Studies program, offers advice for Americans planning to travel abroad.