The Talley Student Union will become the first building on campus to pilot two post-consumer composting stations this fall. Students, faculty and staff dining in Talley will now have the option to place their leftovers and compostable items into a compost bin rather than a landfill bin. Read more here.
NC State was selected for the 2014 Sustainability Award based on its sustainable practices, processes and leadership in facilities management, including maintenance and operations, energy and utility use, and planning and construction. Read more here.
Michelle Anderson has received the University Awards for Excellence for her many accomplishments, including improvements made to the foreign national taxation program for more than 3,000 international employees at NC State. Read more on Anderson’s story here.
Mark Turner has been honored with the University Awards for Excellence for his heroic efforts to save his neighbor’s home from a fire. Read more on Turner’s story here.
Centennial Campus will be the site of a privately managed hotel and conference facility that will operate under the Marriott Autograph Collection franchise. The hotel, which is expected to open in 2016, will overlook Lake Raleigh and sit adjacent to the Park Alumni Center. Read more here.
Read Vice Chancellor Leffler’s memorandum on the 2014-15 Fiscal Year Budget here.
A food service industry magazine praised NC State for its innovative dining programs that help students, faculty and staff make healthy eating choices. The Healthy 15 list, announced by Foodservice Director magazine this month, showcases dining operations that create a healthy food service environment for both employees and guests. Read more here.
Efforts to establish inviting entryways around the outer edges of the university are underway. Four of the proposed eighteen gateways into campus have been completed and work on two more commenced in recent weeks, at Main Campus Drive and Trailwood. Read more here.
Vice Chancellor Charles Leffler presented Michelle Anderson, Stephanie Davis, Charlie O’Neill, William Stevenson, and Mark Turner with the 2014 Finance and Business Awards for Excellence. Congratulations to all of the winners for their outstanding work!
The Division of Finance and Resource Management is pleased to announce the launch of their new website. Click here to view.