Events

John C. Mather
Senior Astrophysicist
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Seminar title: “The History of the Universe from Beginning to End, and Observing with the James Webb Space Telescope”

John Mather will explain the history of the universe, from the Big Bang to now, and on to the future. [...]

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Events

What does the environment have to do with your closet? Discover the truth behind the clothes you are wearing.

This event features a keynote speech by local textile entrepreneur Chuck Stewart, owner and president of Tumbling Colors, and a panel discussion to answer your most burning questions about textiles. ————— It will be held in [...]

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Stories

This article originally appeared in the Technician.

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Ravi Chittilla, Assistant News Editor

Chancellor Randy Woodson spoke to about 30 students and faculty members about the future and brand potential of N.C. State on Friday in the lounge of Berry Residence Hall.

The discussion was part of the Research Unplugged lecture series, which [...]

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Village

Mr. Kevin Fomalont, Fulbright Student Alumni Ambassador and 2012 Fulbright Student Grant Recipient to Russia will be on campus Thursday, March 27th to present information to students about the Fulbright student program. Although only rising seniors, graduate students and alumni will be eligible to apply in the next cycle, it is always best to plan ahead. So, this information [...]

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Village

Date: Tuesday, April 1 Time: 3:30pm Location: Titmus Theater – Thompson Hall, 2241 Dunn Avenue, Raleigh, NC (Parking close by in adjacent Coliseum Deck) Registration: FREE, but MUST pre-register online Separate online portals for NCSU faculty, staff & students  as well as the general public     The NC State University, College of Agriculture and Life [...]

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Opportunities

Dear Honors Village students:

Consider the argument below. Answer the questions. The correct answers wins a new copy of Meditations on First Philosophy by Descartes (Oxford World’s Classics). (Contest completed 3/24/14, see below).

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Premise 1. Either human consciousness is a physical process or human consciousness is a nonphysical process.

Premise 2. If Cartesian dualism [...]

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