North Carolina State University

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2013

    Brother Jimmy's BBQ

    Brother Jimmy's BBQ's pulled pork sandwich with coleslaw option, this one from the Union Square branch. Note the presence of the charred outer parts of the meat, sometimes known as "Mr. Brown." [In connection with a feature that will be appearing this Wednesday in the Village Voice, I've revisited ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2012

    Donald Trump Lays Claim On Phrase "Never Give Up"

    Here's some sports trivia you probably didn't know: when legendary North Carolina State University basketball coach Jim Valvano courageously told the world "don't give up...don't ever give up," he was actually just paraphrasing billionaire wordsmith Donald Trump.That, of course, is according to hist ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2012

    New York Olympians In London 2012 Summer Games: Swimming and Sailing

    We're keeping it aquatic for today's spotlight, which features New York Olympians in swimming and sailing. While one of these Olympians is a first-timer the other has already clinched a gold medal victory and made history in their event.

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2012

    Do BitTorrents Bolster Music Sales?

    Though record labels have often claimed that piracy threatens artists, a new study suggests that unauthorized file-sharing via BitTorrent might not hurt music sales: in fact, it might boost them. Economist Robert Hammond, of North Carolina State University, gathered data music album download data f ... More >>

  • News

    November 24, 2009

    Julius Hodge: Harlem Globe-Trotter

    From NBA first-round pick to hoops vagabond

  • News

    April 24, 2001

    Girls’ Exodus

    Chasing B-Ball Scholarships in the Deep South

  • News

    March 20, 2001


    NY’s Prep Stars Are Perpetually Boxed Out

  • News

    March 14, 2000
  • Specials

    February 2, 1999
  • News

    June 9, 1998

    Driving While Black

    Fear & Loathing on the New Jersey Turnpike