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North Carolina State University leads researchers in solving the hazardous waste disposal crisis.
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North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 48 Issue 10, Oct 1990, p12-15, il
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North Carolina State University helps businesses keep abreast of the global market and move into the future.
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North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 48 Issue 2, Feb 1990, p14-19, il
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3684
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Larry Monteith will retire in August, 1998, as chancellor of N.C. State University. Among his accomplishments are the Engineering Graduate Research Center and the Campaign for N.C. State Students, a plan to raise $80 million for 2,000 academic scholarships.
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North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 56 Issue 6, June 1998, p8-11, por
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Prestage Farms, located in Clinton, recently donated ten million dollars to North Carolina State University. Donated money will aid in maintenance and upgrades to the University's poultry science building. Accepting this donation is controversial after a 2012 reported on abuse and neglect of animals on the Prestage Farms.
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World competition, rapid technological change, and increasingly demanding consumers are forcing manufacturers to look at their operations in radically different and new ways. North Carolina State University, meanwhile, is committed to serving as a driving force behind North Carolina's efforts to compete in the fast-changing marketplace.
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We the People of North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 48 Issue 2, Feb 1990, p14-16, 18-19, f
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19040
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North Carolina Sea Grant is funding North Carolina State fisheries biologists to small fish such as the mummichog act as sentinels for the health of North Carolina tidal creeks.
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Coastwatch (NoCar QH 91 A1 N62x), Vol. Issue 1, Winter 2013, p6-11, f Periodical Website
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Rapsody, a female rapper in Raleigh, strived to bring rap to Raleigh by hosting rap battles at N.C. State and organizing Packapalooza, N.C. State's back to school block party.
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Indy Week (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57), Vol. 32 Issue 32, August 2015, p16-17, il Periodical Website
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Ted Batemen, an associate professor in UNC and NC State’s Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering, helped design an experiment with NASA. The experiment sent mice into space to study bone tissue growth. Batemen’s team found that the placebo mice lost bone mass as expected, and the drug-treated mice gained bone.
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Endeavors (NoCar LD 3941.3 A3), Vol. 28 Issue 2, Winter 2012, p27-29, il, por Periodical Website
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26496
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Dr. Edward Noga, an associate professor of aquatic medicine at North Carolina State University, says environmental stress from pollution or salinity changes may predispose crabs to develop shell lesions that often are lethal.
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Friend of Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 38 Issue 6, Nov/Dec 1991, p16, il
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The Triangle area is working hard to contribute to a future gasoline-free future. The advances in electric car and battery technology are explored in-depth. Research on the technologies is taking place at North Carolina State University’s FREEDOM Systems Center and the College of Engineering and at Raleigh’s Advanced Vehicle Research Center. Duke Energy and Progress Energy are local utility companies who are committing to leading the way by reducing their use of coal and nuclear power in favor of renewable energy.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 27 Issue 27, July 2010, p15-18 Periodical Website
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27966
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North Carolina State University is planting hops to see if the crop can replace tobacco as a cash crop in the state. The research may also allow local beer makers to produce beer using locally grown hops. 10 varieties are being grown to look for disease resistant varieties. The history of the crop’s use in beermaking is detailed.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 27 Issue 27, July 2010, p29 Periodical Website
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Part of the Lake Raleigh Woods Nature Preserve is being is the site of the new North Carolina State Chancellor’s new home. Randy Woodson says that he needs a private place to secure donations for the university. Residents who use the preserve say that the university is violating its agreement to restrict development in the preserve. Known as The Point, the new chancellor’s house will provide space to host up to 250 people at fundraising events and the site will cut off popular hiking trails.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 27 Issue 43, October 2010, p5-7 Periodical Website
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North Carolina State University’s Memorial Belltower was built to honor alumni who were killed in battle in World War I. The tower was designed by William Henry Deacy and construction began November 10, 1921. Currently, the belltower is often used as a gathering place for celebrations. The history of the memorial since WWI is detailed.
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Named the 'First Temple of the Atom,' the nuclear reactor at North Carolina State College is the first college-owned reactor for atomic research in the United States. The reactor is being used to train in the field of nuclear engineering, provide research for graduate students and faculty in radiation experiments for biology, chemistry, physics, and medicine.
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North Carolina invests in Transportation and Workforce development to support manufacturers. Improvements to the states rail and air shipping infrastructure supports the logistical needs of manufacturers, while programs like NCSU's Industry Expiation Service offer training and consulting to companies aiming to grow.