Feed the Pack Needs Volunteers

Feed the Pack

Feed the Pack, a food pantry for members of the NC State community who are facing food insecurity, is looking for volunteers to help staff the pantry this summer. One-hour volunteer shifts are available now. Feed the Pack is located on campus in the Quad Commons building at 2221 Dunn Ave. You can volunteer during Read More »

NC State Gives Away More Than 2,300 Meals During Employee Appreciation Event

Employee Appreciation Event

NC State gave away more than 2,300 meals to employees who showed up for a giveaway outside Reynolds Coliseum on State Employee Appreciation Day, which was May 5. Volunteers, including Chancellor Randy Woodson, members of his cabinet and representatives from University Human Resources, handed employees a meal and two gifts ⁠— a waterproof bag and Read More »

NC State Extends Contract With Child Care Provider, Plans To Announce Agreement With Second Provider

Childcare

Just as parents are showing interest in reenrolling their children in child care, NC State has extended an agreement with one child care provider and plans to announce an agreement with another provider soon. NC State and Bright Horizons have agreed to extend their partnership — which gives eligible NC State staff and faculty special Read More »

Belltower Restoration Project Completed

Memorial Belltower

A dedication ceremony held at the Memorial Belltower on May 14 celebrated the completion of a restoration project at the historic landmark. A gift from Bill Henry, a 1981 graduate of NC State, and his wife, Frances, helped fund the project, which began in 2019 and included the installation of 55 bells, a carillon and Read More »

Mental Health Awareness Toolkit

Happiness

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. ComPsych, the vendor that manages the Faculty and Staff Assistance Program, has created a Mental Health Awareness Toolkit. The toolkit includes advice to help employees achieve work-life balance, tips for coping with stress and other resources. RELATED NEWS Financial Wellness Toolkit: Ways To Improve Your Finances AVC Corner: If Read More »

AVC Corner: The Passing of the Baton in HRIM

Colleagues, One of the things I enjoy about working in University Human Resources is the immensely talented people I work with daily. Sadly, one of those people, Todd Driver, the former director of Human Resources Information Management and Analytics, recently retired. Todd began his career at NC State in 1992 in the Provost’s Office, where Read More »

Shine a Light on Abuse

Shine a Light

This summer, as NC State welcomes youths to our campus for a variety of summer camps, Youth Programs and Compliance, which falls under the Department of Risk Assessment, reminds all adults of their responsibility to protect children from abuse and to report observations that are concerning. You can share concerns by filling out this incident Read More »

Williams Accepts Top HR Post at Brown

Marie Williams

After five transformational years at NC State, Marie Williams moves to Brown University to serve as VP of human resources. RELATED NEWS Stats From the UHR Annual Report Be a Belief Magnet and a Belief Maker Setting Goals in Four Dimensions