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Year: 2021

Tom Miller standing in front of digital wall display.

Oct 15, 2021

Senior Vice Provost for Entrepreneurship Tom Miller to retire

Senior Vice Provost for Entrepreneurship Tom Miller will retire effective July 1, 2022, after 40 years of service to NC State. Miller previously stepped down as Senior Vice Provost for Academic Outreach and Entrepreneurship in 2021 to focus on leading NC State Entrepreneurship. 

General Raymond T. Odierno speaking from behind a lecturn.

Oct 11, 2021

College mourns Odierno, alumnus who rose to Army chief of staff

Gen. Raymond Odierno, an NC State nuclear engineering alumnus, died Oct. 8 after a distinguished career in the U.S. Army that included a stint as chief of staff. 

Randy Woodson delivers the annual fall address during Red and White week in 2019 in the Talley Student Union.

Oct 11, 2021

2021 chancellor’s fall address

Hear from Chancellor Randy Woodson as he reflects on a tumultuous year, the Wolfpack’s resilience and our readiness for the future. 

Morgan Mase sitting on concrete wall in front of building adorned with Tesla logo.

Oct 11, 2021

Textile engineering student helping to develop Tesla seat covers

Morgan Mase says her knowledge of textiles gave her a leg up when she applied to be a soft trim seat development intern at Tesla. 

on a top horizontal row there are two clusters of smooth spheres packed closely together the clusters are separated by a series of closely intertwined lines; on a bottom horizontal row there are two clusters of rough-edged spherical objects packed closely together the clusters are separated by a series of erratic, widely-spaced lines

Oct 7, 2021

New images lead to better prediction of shear thickening

The work allows us to directly understand a phenomenon that has significant industrial applications. 

The wolf statue in front of Carter-Finley.

Oct 5, 2021

Wolfpack Athletics hires engineering student as sustainability intern

NC State Athletics recently hired textile engineering student Claire Henson to be its first athletics sustainability intern. 

Cartoon illustration of man and woman pushing together two puzzle pieces of a lock.

Oct 1, 2021

Statewide cybersecurity coalition receives $2 million NSA grant

A new coalition that will enhance North Carolina’s economy and keep its citizens safe through education, research,  and outreach work in cybersecurity will benefit from a $2 million grant from the National Centers of Academic Excellence in Cybersecurity located within the National Security Agency. 

Photos of winning students.

Sep 30, 2021

Four engineering students win energy pitch competition

Students pitched their energy-saving ideas during NC State Energy Week. 

NC State Bell Tower in the fall

Sep 29, 2021

College announces winners of 2021 Graduate Programs Awards

Three graduate students were recognized for their achievements in leadership, teaching and research. 

NC State gateway at sunset.

Sep 28, 2021

Liquid metal coating creates effective antiviral, antimicrobial fabric

A liquid gallium-based antiviral and antimicrobial fabric coating eradicated 99% of several common pathogens within five minutes.