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From Dr. McKimmon To Miss Current: A Legacy of Home Demonstration

Feb 09, 2016

It was a little less than 80 years ago this month that on February 4, 1937, Ruth Current succeeded Dr. Jane S. McKimmon as State Home Demonstration Agent for the North Carolina Agricultural Extension...

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Celebrating African American History Month: An Interview with Irwin Holmes

Feb 02, 2016

In 1956, four African American undergraduate students enrolled at North Carolina State University (or NC State College, as it was named at the time), marking the first early steps in desegregating the...

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Collaboration with Sara Queen’s D101 Design Thinking Class

Jan 26, 2016

Professor Sara Queen recently collaborated with Special Collections to bring to life the early history of NC State’s College of Design for students in her class D101, Design Thinking. Eli Brown,...

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