Jennifer Kuzma

Kudos to Kuzma: Distinguished Professor Named AAAS Fellow

November 28, 2018 | lkirkpa

Jennifer Kuzma has been elected as a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Kuzma is the college’s Goodnight-North Carolina GlaxoSmithKline Foundation Distinguished Professor in Social Sciences and co-directs NC State’s Genetic Engineering and Society Center....

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4 NC State Faculty Named AAAS Fellows

November 27, 2018 | Staff

The American Association for the Advancement of Science elects 416 fellows, including four from NC State. Meet our newest members of the prestigious organization....

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Changing the Landscape of Graduate Education

September 6, 2018 | Staff

Problems related to food, energy and water are becoming increasingly complex. NC State is taking a new approach to prepare the scientists who will solve them....

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‘Changing the Landscape of Graduate Education’

September 6, 2018 | Staff

NC State’s AgBioFEWS program will blend natural and social sciences to train next-generation problem-solvers in agricultural biotechnology....

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10 of the Most Diabolical Crop Pests in North Carolina

June 26, 2018 | Staff

Ten of the most vexing pests that prey on agriculture in North Carolina....

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What Happens If We Run Out? Pesticide Resistance Needs Attention, Large-Scale Study

May 17, 2018 | Staff

How can we slow pest resistance to herbicides and pesticides? NC State researchers say large-scale studies are needed to test new strategies....

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Think Chimpanzee Beds Are Dirtier Than Human Ones? Think Again

May 15, 2018 | Staff

Study finds that chimpanzees appear to keep tidier sleeping arrangements than humans do....

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Sciences Faculty Recognized at Celebration of Faculty Excellence

May 2, 2018 | Staff

Eight Sciences faculty were honored at the annual ceremony for winning prestigious state, national and international awards....

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NC State’s Rodolphe Barrangou Elected to National Academy of Sciences

May 2, 2018 | Staff

CRISPR pioneer Rodolphe Barrangou has been elected to one of the world’s most prestigious and influential scientific societies....

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Barrangou Wins NAS Prize in Food and Agriculture Sciences

January 17, 2018 | Staff

Dr. Rodolphe Barrangou adds another award to his long list of accolades: the 2018 NAS Prize in Food and Agriculture Sciences for his discovery of the genetic mechanisms and proteins driving CRISPR-Cas systems....

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Student Spotlight: Mike Jones and the Economics of Cutting-Edge Ag Technology

November 14, 2017 | Staff

The academic journey of Ph.D. student Mike Jones spans Peruvian potato fields and the irrigated deserts of Syria to NC State’s campus, where he investigates the impacts and public perception of cutting-edge agricultural technology....

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U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Brings Listening Tour to NC State

October 6, 2017 | Staff

A multi-state listening tour brought Sonny Perdue to NC State University, where he heard repeatedly about the importance of communicating with and educating the public about the importance of agricultural innovation to rural prosperity....

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NC State Receives DARPA Funding to Develop, Test Gene Drive System

August 3, 2017 | Staff

Developing and testing a gene drive system to reduce invasive mouse populations is the focus of a DARPA-funded research project....

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CALS, Premex Build Synergistic Relationship

July 28, 2017 | Staff

An NC State partnership with international animal nutrition company extends beyond workforce development to research sponsorship and philanthropy....

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Sophia Webster

July 10, 2017 | Staff

Graduate student Sophia Webster is trying to fight Zika by engineering mosquitoes that won’t spread the disease....

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