Why young STEM researchers are calling for paid family leave
A group of young researchers is stepping outside their disciplines to address the gender gap in STEM jobs.
Goodnight Spotlight: Kody Jefferson
“Busy” is often the word of the day for Belhaven native and Goodnight Scholar Kody Jefferson ’21. However, those busy days are spent enriching himself in what he loves: mechanical engineering, robotics, and the Goodnight Scholars Program.
Researchers eye a system that uses marine microplastics to get rid of marine microplastics
Researchers are working to develop a self-sustaining system that uses microplastics to capture more microplastics.
How to make and distribute a vaccine
BTEC’s Jennifer Pancorbo talks to The Abstract about vaccine production and distribution.
NC State celebrates outstanding faculty
The Celebration of Faculty Excellence is held each spring to recognize outstanding faculty who have received prestigious awards, accolades or other distinctions during the previous year. In 2020, NC State honored 25 faculty virtually since the annual event could not be held in person.
Alumni Distinguished Graduate Professors
Four faculty members receive Alumni Association honor, including MSE's Dr. Elizabeth C. Dickey.
Reducing food waste
Hafizul Islam, the winner of the 2019 Three Minute Thesis, explained how mathematical modeling could help food banks distribute food efficiently, effectively and equitably.
Ultrasound technique offers more precise, quantified assessments of lung health
New ultrasound technique offers non-invasive assessments of lung health.
Machine learning predicts how long museum visitors will engage with exhibits
AI can predict how long museum-goers will spend interacting with an exhibit.
Proactive steps linked to reduced medical costs, hospital visits for children with asthma
Widely available interventions are associated with lower medical costs, fewer ER visits.