Stories From 2020

Jul 9, 2020  |  College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Welcome Our New Humanities and Social Sciences Faculty

Kristen Alff joins the Department of History and the Interdisciplinary Studies Program as assistant professor in the areas of history and international studies. Xavier Pickett joins the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies and the Interdisciplinary Studies Program as an assistant professor of religious studies.

Apr 9, 2020

Talking About How We Talk About the Ethics of Artificial Intelligence

How are we thinking (and writing) about AI? And why does it matter? NC State's philosophy and interdisciplinary studies researchers weigh in.

Apr 8, 2020

Voices: Lessons From a Pandemic

In a first-person account of his work covering the AIDS crisis in the 1980s, MALS alumnus David Hunt sees parallels with today's coronavirus outbreak.

Apr 7, 2020

My NC State Story: Christina Stathopoulos (Science, Technology and Society ‘12)

With a degree in science, technology and society, Christina Stathopoulos is an emerging thought leader in big data and advanced analytics. She says NC State allowed her to pursue her passions — and discover new ones.

Jan 6, 2020

MALS Faculty Spotlight: Seth Murray

Meet Seth Murray, an environmental anthropologist who teaches popular seminars such as "Europe in Crisis."

Jan 6, 2020

Alumna’s Passion for Social Justice Leads to Iraq

Audrey White's passion for social justice was fueled by her MALS studies. Upon graduation, she moved to Iraq to work for and among refugees. White (’19) is the the first graduate of our new accelerated bachelor’s/master’s MALS program.

Jan 6, 2020

MALS Alumna Designs Sexual Harassment Intervention Program

After practicing small animal medicine for several years, Barbara Loeffler ('19) has a new career path — designing and implementing sexual harassment intervention programs for adolescents.

Jan 6, 2020

2020 Maymester Seminar: Collections, Collectors and Collecting

What do we collect and why? Get a sneak peek at this 2020 Maymester course, which looks at collecting from a broad range of perspectives.

Jan 6, 2020

MALS Students Present at National Conference

Andrea Restle-Lay was awarded the Student Presentation Award at the AGLSP Conference in Washington, D.C. Hear more about her proposed social media game. 

Jan 6, 2020

Upcoming Events: MALS Mixer; Culminating Project Presentations

Check out these opportunities to connect with your classmates, faculty and program leadership.