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Year: 2021

Nov 18, 2021

TECS student and professors use fiber robots to research stem cells

Research experience over the summer allowed a polymer and color chemistry student to develop experimental skills and investigate stem cell development. 

"Thing big" sticker for Caldwell Fellows program

Nov 16, 2021

Caldwell Fellows application due January 18, 2022

First-year students are invited to apply to the Caldwell Fellows program by January 18, 2022. 

Nov 15, 2021

Dickey receives 2021 R.J. Reynolds Award

Michael Dickey, Camille and Henry Dreyfus Professor in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at North Carolina State University, received the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company Award for Excellence in Teaching, Research and Extension on November 11, 2021. At the award ceremony, he delivered a lecture called “Beyond the terminator: liquid metals, stretchable electronics and… 

Jonathan Moore sitting outside with tree and building in the background.

Nov 15, 2021

Goodnight Spotlight: Jonathan Moore

Throughout the month of November the Goodnight Scholars Program will feature some of our Native American scholars and alumni in celebration and recognition of Native American Heritage Month. Active, competitive, and artistic are just three words to describe Goodnight Scholar […] 

Nov 12, 2021

Military vet Justin Rigdon uses his expertise with specialized materials to keep military jets flying

He swears by a mantra that only an engineer could love: “The coolest feats of engineering are those enabled by composites.” 

Nov 12, 2021

Military veteran Marc Mathews’ career designing protective equipment took him all over the world

After interrupting his studies for a tour in the Marines, Mathews returned to NC State “duly motivated and focused.” 

Nov 11, 2021

Livestream: 2021 Dr. Hassan A. Hassan Distinguished Lecture

Dr. Robert D. Braun, Director for Planetary Science, Jet Propulsion Laboratory and Bren Professor of Aerospace, California Institute of Technology, will lead a lecture entitled, “The Coming Decade of Planetary Science.” 

Nov 11, 2021

Livestream: R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company Award Distinguished Lecture Series

Michael Dickey, Camille and Henry Dreyfus Professor in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at NC State, will present the 37th R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company Award Lecture. Dickey's lecture is titled "Beyond the Terminator: Liquid Metals, Stretchable Electronics and Shape-Changing Materials." 

Layla El-Khoury in waders standing in stream next to bank holding a tall measuring stick.

Nov 11, 2021

BAE graduate choreographs dance of thesis on streambank erosion

Layla El-Khoury enjoys solving problems. She also enjoys dancing. An engineering student in the M.S in biological and agricultural engineering program, and undergraduate alumna of the BAE department, she found a way to merge her interests into a choreographed dance piece of her graduate thesis on streambank erosion.  

Strolling Professor statue

Nov 10, 2021

Engineering faculty among newly promoted and tenured at NC State

Several engineering faculty are among those newly promoted and tenured at the university in 2021.