News Stories By Cathy Dorin-Black

Fred Wheeler, left, supervises grinding graphite for the nuclear reactor, 1951

Fred Barnett Wheeler: Alumnus, Soldier, Councilman, Mayor

In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of U.S. participation in World War I, Special Collections continues its examination of the impact that the war had on NC State students, faculty, and campus.  In this post, we examine... more

This illustration from the 1919 Agromeck commemorates the NC State men serving in the War (with blue stars) and those who perished in the War (gold stars).

From Somewhere in France: Letters from Alumni in World War I

In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of U.S. participation in World War I, Special Collections News continues its examination of the impact that the war had on NC State students, faculty, and campus.  This post will look at... more

Robert Opie Lindsay

Robert Opie Lindsay, North Carolina's Only Flying Ace

By Todd Kosmerick

In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of U.S. participation in World War I, Special Collections News continues to examine the war’s impact on its students and alumni.  In this post, we remember Robert Opie Lindsay, NC State alumnus and... more

Wear Red Get Fed Homecoming event in 2004

Communication Services Images Added to University Archives

Thanks to a recent addition, researchers can now access photographic negatives and digital images of NC State history from 1985 to 2011.  The 44 linear feet of materials expands the scope of the North Carolina State University, College of Agriculture... more

Fans in the 1970s.

Happy 50th, Carter-Finley!

October 8 marks the 50th anniversary of the dedication of Carter-Finley Stadium (then Carter Stadium and A.E. Finley Fieldhouse).  Let's celebrate with some images from past decades.

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1996 Commencement.

Commencements Timeline now available

Just in time for commencement weekend, a timeline of all commencements held at NC State is now available on the ... more
Team photo after winning the 1974 NCAA title

When March Went Mad in 1974

The 1983 "Cardiac Pack," led in dramatic fashion by Jim Valvano to the NCAA Basketball Championship, receives much of the attention of the Wolfpack athletic faithful.  And who can blame them, with the... more
Students voting, 1974.

Image Discovery Week: Campaigns, Elections, and Voting!

In honor of Image Discovery Week at Design, we would like to take a moment to highlight some of our image resources from our Rare and Unique Materials . The... more

Ed Caram’s Photographs Captured Campus Life​ ​in the Seventies

The photographs of Ed Caram (BS, Horticultural Science,... more

1965 Rolling Stones Visit to Raleigh

When the Rolling Stones perform Wednesday night in Raleigh, circumstances will differ from their first appearance at NC State 50 years ago on November 10, 1965. That concert was during their second American tour; Wednesday night's will be during their 20th. In 1965 they performed before 14,... more

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