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Year: 2019

Dec 5, 2019

Call for nominations for Opal Mann Green Award

The Office of Outreach and Engagement, the Engagement Operations Council, and the Academy of Outstanding Faculty in Extension and Engagement are pleased to announce the annual call for nominations for the Opal Mann Green Engagement and Scholarship Award due February 28, 2020. 

Dane Grismer

Dec 4, 2019

Job search tips with NC State alum Dane Grismer

According to NC State undergraduate (B.S. in Chemical Engineering 2009; B.S. in Paper Science and Engineering 2009) and postdoctoral alum, Dane Grismer, Ph.D., it is never too early for graduate students and postdocs to begin their job search. 

Carlos Pignataro

Dec 3, 2019

3 named Fellows of Inventors Academy

NC State innovators in the fields of food safety and computer networking are recognized by the National Academy of Inventors. 

campus gateway

Dec 3, 2019

Grant honored with two national awards

Dr. Christine Grant was recently honored with two national awards: the William W. Grimes Award for Excellence in Chemical Engineering from the AIChE Minority Affairs Committee and the Dr. Joseph N. Cannon Award for Excellence in Chemical Engineering from the National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists and Chemical Engineers. 

Campus Gateway

Dec 3, 2019

Hall named AAAS Fellow

Dr. Carol Hall, Camille Dreyfus Distinguished University Professor in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at North Carolina State University, has been elected as a Fellow of the American Association for Advancement of Science (AAAS), the world’s largest scientific society and publisher of journal science. 

Dec 3, 2019

Goodnight Spotlight: Sarah Hall

While she is a self-described “goofy extrovert,” Sarah Hall ’22 is all business when it comes to public health. 

Jaylan Paige

Dec 3, 2019

Meet Jaylan Paige

Meet Jaylan Paige who studied abroad in Shanghai, China. 

Memorial Belltower and magnolia on a snowy Feb. day.

Dec 3, 2019

Wei receives NSF CAREER Award

Dr. Qingshan Wei, assistant professor in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and faculty member in the Emerging Plant Disease and Food Security Cluster at North Carolina State University, has received a Faculty Early Career Development award, also known as the CAREER Award, from the National Science Foundation (NSF). 

Alumna Jackie Ammons

Nov 27, 2019

Alumni Spotlight: Jackie Ammons

Jackie Ammons graduated in 2015 with a degree in biological engineering and a concentration in environmental engineering. She currently works as a hydraulic components engineer at Caterpillar, Inc. 

turkey

Nov 27, 2019

Don’t stress: Keeping turkeys cool

As the global population continues to grow, so does the demand for meat products.  This had led to genetic advances in agriculture, including turkey. These genetic lines of turkeys grow faster and leaner than older lines.