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Ada Limón is the author of five books of poetry, including Bright Dead Things, which was named a finalist for the 2015 National Book Award in Poetry, a finalist for the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award, a finalist for the 2016 National Book Critics Circle Award, and one of the Top Ten Poetry Books of the Year by The New York Times. Her other books include Lucky Wreck, This Big Fake World, and Sharks in the Rivers. Her new collection, The Carrying, was released by Milkweed Editions in August of 2018 and has been called “her best yet” by NPR, “remarkable” by The New York Times, “exquisite” by the Washington Post, and one of the Ten Titles to Pick Up Now by O Magazine. She serves on the faculty of Queens University of Charlotte Low Residency M.F.A program, and the 24Pearl Street online program for the Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center. She also works as a freelance writer in Lexington, Kentucky.Find out more
University Wellness & Recreation will share stress management techniques and key life hacks to help you find balance in your life. They'll also talk about the many factors that impact your health and how to improve your overall well-being. Students, faculty, and staff are welcome to attend!
Optional: If you're interested, they will also bring equipment to conduct individual body composition screenings that will provide you with important information about your lean muscle mass, body fat, and health.Find out more
The CRDM 2019 Symposium is a Lightning Rod Event sponsored by the College of Humanities & Social Sciences, the Office of Institutional Equity & Diversity, College of Design, School of Public & International Affairs, Department of Communication, and Department of Sociology & Anthropology.Find out more
The college's Spring faculty meeting will be held April 15, 2019, in Caldwell Lounge from noon - 1:30 p.m. A light lunch will be served. An agenda will follow at a later date.Find out more
2019 graduates of the NC State University MFA in Creative Writing Program present readings from their work. Past years’ MFA graduates have gone on to win the APR/Honickman First Book Prize, the Nebula Award, the Masters Review Anthology Prize, and the World Science Fiction Award and receive a Provincetown Fellowship, NC Arts Council Fellowship, Fulbright Scholarship, and Ron Wallace Poetry Fellowship, among other honors.Find out more