News

Jul 14, 2016

Why You Should Cheer for Denmark and Lithuania at the Olympics

Out of the four Wolfpack Olympic swimmers, three are international students who will be representing their home countries of Denmark and Lithuania.

Jun 21, 2016

UGPN Collaboration Fund Recipients Announced

NC State collaborators are involved with six out of eight total research projects selected to be funded by the 2016 UGPN Research Collaboration Fund.

May 11, 2016

KAUST Students Excel at NC State

Six gifted Saudi students will matriculate to degree programs at NC State after completing a foundation year through GTI and IEP.

May 5, 2016

NC State Impacted by New STEM OPT Extension

International students in certain science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields will face new rules and regulations starting May 10th as part of the STEM Optional Practical Training (OPT) extension benefit. The Department of Homeland Security’s current policy allows a visa extension of 17 months after graduation. The new regulation increases the extension to 24 […]

May 5, 2016

New Campus Resource for International Grants

We are pleased to announce the appointment of a new International Grants Director, Dr. Chantell LaPan within International Affairs. Her responsibilities include working with university colleges and research offices to identify and pursue global funding sources, as well as coordinating the grants application process with cross-campus, multidisciplinary teams of faculty and staff. She will provide support for […]