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MCNC expands broadband connections in central North Carolina

2018-02-28 - MCNC announced that 22 Community Anchor Institutions from Greensboro to Hamlet now have direct connections on the NCREN backbone, and will celebrate the completion of the MCNC-Golden LEAF Central Carolina Fiber Project on Tuesday, March 6, at Randolph Community College. Read More

MCNC and PARI celebrate eclipse of the century

2017-12-11 - On the tenth day of the 12 Days of Broadband, we learn how connectivity on NCREN was a key component to broadening PARI's eclipse program to the world. Read More

Raleigh wins 2017 Digital Inclusion Leadership Award

2017-12-11 - On the ninth day of the 12 Days of Broadband, MCNC celebrates Raleigh Digital Connectors, who was selected as one of six winners of the 2017 Digital Inclusion Leadership Awards, presented by Next Century Cities and Google Fiber. Read More

NC Broadband unveils tool of broadband access

2017-12-08 - On the eighth day of the 12 Days of Broadband, MCNC looks at the new online tool the state revealed this year to better identify and address places that lack reliable Internet service in North Carolina. Read More

MCNC supports Teacher@Work and Students@Work

2017-12-08 - On the sixth day of the 12 Days of Broadband, MCNC offers continued support on two education initiatives by the North Carolina Business Committee for Education that connects students as well as educators to businesses throughout the state. Read More

MCNC applauds research from WILMA project

2017-12-05 - On the second day of the 12 Days of Broadband, we examine findings from The Quello Center’s Wireless Innovation for Last Mile Access, or WILMA report. Read More

MCNC 2017 Customer Satisfaction Survey Results

2017-11-30 - The NCREN Customer Satisfaction Survey is highlighted in the overview infographic. Read More

Bandwidth brings personalized learning to life

2017-11-29 - As a charter focused on STEM education, Research Triangle High School requires abundant bandwidth and highly-reliable internet connectivity to support more than 500 students daily using their own devices - and MCNC has successfully delivered it on NCREN since the doors opened with notably more. Read More

North Carolina continues to add new CeCTOs

2016-12-12 - On the tenth day of the 12 Days of Broadband, we take a look at how North Carolina has added more than 100 CeCTOs in the state over the last six years through the Certified Educational Chief Technology Officer program. Read More

Supporting and driving improvements in rural connectivity

2016-12-09 - On the eleventh day of the 12 Day of Broadband, we look at how the FCC, elected officials, and policymakers, as well as court systems at the state and federal level, had an impactful year on broadband in North Carolina. Read More