Congratulations to the 2014 Finance & Business Awards for Excellence Nominees. See the list of nominees and read their nominations here.
Environmental Health and Safety intern Caleb Melvin evaluates lab space for safety and savings. Read more here.
A pilot project between NC State Grounds Management and the Horticulture Field Labs has resulted in the development of a new type of mulch blended from campus landscape debris and wood chips donated by a local tree company. This is the first year NC State has used the mulch blend, which is half the cost of mulch typically purchased from an outside vendor. In addition to cost savings, the mulch blend reduces greenhouse gas emissions associated with long-distance delivery and has no chemical additives.
Barb Carroll, Associate Vice Chancellor for Human Resources, has been selected as the Chair-Elect for the CUPA-HR National Board. CUPA-HR is the leading national organization for university human resource officers.