CALS donor giving up 66 percent
Donor giving to the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences topped $57 million last year, up 66 percent over the previous year. The generosity of college alumni and supporters helped NC State break fundraising records, boosting donations for scholarships, research, academic programs and faculty support to an all-time high.
- Carolinas experts: How mosquitoes can be limited (News & Observer)
- Pender, Duplin farmers gather to learn how to better manage crops (Wilmington StarNews)
- Researchers created a machine that pukes … for science, of course (Huffington Post)
- Top corn yield: Stand emergence surprise impact (Southeast Farm Press)
Podcast: Economic Perspective
One of the biggest issues in the economy in recent years has been the relatively slow improvement in jobs. NC State University economist Mike Walden offers some of the reasons for this.