Aug 6, 2019 | Students
Incoming female first-year engineering students create their own “moon” landings
On July 19, the day before the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, incoming NC State female first-year engineers took on their own mission — launch and land an astronaut on the moon, or in this case, the Court of Carolina.
Aug 16, 2019 | Faculty and Staff
Nominations open for the Global Engagement Institute
The Office of Global Engagement is now accepting nominations for the 2019-20 Global Engagement Institute. The annual program provides professional development, support, and consultation for faculty and staff interested in developing research, scholarship or academic programs with an international focus. […]
Aug 8, 2019 | Research
Self-sterilizing polymer proves effective against drug-resistant pathogens
Researchers have found an elastic polymer that possesses broad-spectrum antimicrobial properties, allowing it to kill a range of viruses and drug-resistant bacteria in just minutes – including methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA).
Aug 7, 2019 | Research
Augustyn selected for Department of Energy’s Early Career Research Program
Dr. Veronica Augustyn, assistant professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at North Carolina State University, has been selected to receive funding as part of the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Early Career Research Program. Her research focuses on the electrochemistry of materials for the development of clean-energy technologies.