Stories From 2010

Nov 12, 2010

Summer in Suzhou

David Simpson, a junior mechanical engineering major at North Carolina State University, was thrilled as he stood with his classmates in the Caterpillar plant in Suzhou, China.

Nov 11, 2010

NC State hosts Musculoskeletal Health Summit

North Carolina State University hosted the first summit on “Building Bone-A-Fide Networks: Evaluating Musculoskeletal Health Promotion in North Carolina” on October 22-23.

Nov 11, 2010

Bullard to attend NAE “Frontiers” symposium

Dr. Lisa G. Bullard, teaching associate professor and director of undergraduate studies in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, was one of 53 of the nation’s most innovative young engineering educators selected to take part in the National Academy of Engineering’s second Frontiers of Engineering Education symposium.

Nov 5, 2010

NC State student receives Women in Aerospace Foundation Scholarship

Whitney Q. Lohmeyer, an aerospace engineering senior at North Carolina State University, has been named the recipient of the inaugural Women in Aerospace (WIA) Foundation Scholarship.

Oct 27, 2010

NRC commissioner discusses “nuclear renaissance” at NC State lecture

William D. Magwood, who sits on the federal commission that regulates the nation’s nuclear power plants, delivered on Oct. 21 the Nuclear Engineering Distinguished Executive Lecture at North Carolina State University.

Sep 30, 2010

NC State to hold Engineering Career Fair October 5-6

The College of Engineering at North Carolina State University holds its biannual Engineering Career Fair, one of the nation’s largest career fairs for engineering students.

Sep 30, 2010

NC State Celebrates Opening of New Engineering Building

North Carolina State University has opened a new building on Centennial Campus that provides a state-of-the-art platform for NC State students and faculty to make the next generation of mechanical, aerospace and biomedical breakthroughs.

Sep 30, 2010

NC State student to receive Astronaut Scholarship

A North Carolina State University student will receive a $10,000 scholarship from the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation during a ceremony at 1 p.m. on Oct. 11 in the Talley Student Center ballroom on the NC State campus.

Sep 30, 2010

Alumnus establishes nuclear engineering endowment

An NC State engineering alumnus has established a $50,000 endowment in the Department of Nuclear Engineering to help attract students to its undergraduate program.

Sep 28, 2010

Governor proclaims “Manufacturing Makes It Real Week”

North Carolina Gov. Beverly Perdue has proclaimed the week of Sept. 27 to Oct. 1 as “Manufacturing Makes It Real Week” throughout the state.