Wendell Barnwell II: Student, Teacher and Dedicated Family Man
New York native and Durham resident, Wendell Barnwell II is a devoted husband, loving father and the embodiment of grit and determination associated with nontraditional students. Barnwell pursued an online Master of Statistics degree from NC State College of Sciences while continuing to work full time as a mathematics teacher at Leesville Road High School in Raleigh. As if … Continue reading Wendell Barnwell II: Student, Teacher and Dedicated Family Man →
Reputation of NC State’s Online Master of Statistics Program Knows No Boundaries
NC State online student, Hyunjin “Jin” Cho, will be celebrating her graduation from the Master of Statistics program from her hometown of Edmonton, Canada. She credits NC State’s reputation has prepared her and helped her get admitted into a Statistics P.h.D. program.
4 Win Prestigious Goldwater Scholarship
All four students nominated by NC State have been awarded the nation’s preeminent scholarship for science, math and engineering.
Using Economic Theory to Address Funding Scarcity – A Q&A with Kevin Gross
Statistician Kevin Gross talks about problems with the current model for research funding, and how the ‘theory of contests’ might alleviate some of those issues.
Statistics Alumna Makes Pledge to Create Professorships, Scholarships
Nancy Ridenhour is giving back to NC State with a substantial planned gift to the college that will support students and faculty.
Sciences Graduate Students Share Their Research — in Three Minutes
Watch presentations by three Sciences students who recently competed in the Graduate School’s Three Minute Thesis contest.
NC State Statistician Earns NSF Research Grant to Improve STEM Diversity
NC State’s Marcia Gumpertz is working with researchers from three N.C. institutions to improve pathways to success for minority doctoral students in STEM fields.
Five Sciences Faculty Honored With University Professorships
The university has recognized the outstanding work of five faculty members in the college with professorships of distinction.
Dennis D. Boos Fund Announced at JSM 2018
Professor and Associate Department Head of Statistics Dennis Boos has been a pillar of the NC State statistics community for over 40 years.
Celebrating Five Years of the College of Sciences
Since launching on July 1, 2013, NC State’s College of Sciences has had five years of extraordinary research, academics and outreach.