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Author: Danielle Herman

Jun 10, 2021

New Board of Governors member tours Fitts-Woolard Hall

NC State faculty and staff members showed off some of the building's state-of-the-art labs to Sonja Nichols, a newly appointed member of the UNC Board of Governors. 

Jun 3, 2021

Sizes, scales and powers of 10: A virtual environment to compare extreme sizes

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Karen Chen and her team a $1.3 million research grant, allowing them to use virtual reality to improve students' understanding of the extremes of scale in STEM. 

May 20, 2021

Meet Ellie Duquaine

Ellie Duquaine, a biomedical and health sciences engineering student, was one of the few NC State undergraduates able to study abroad for the spring 2021 semester. 

May 13, 2021

ECE senior Britanya Wright to give student commencement speech Friday

Britanya Wright, who graduates this weekend with a B.S. in electrical engineering, is the student speaker for the University's Friday commencement ceremony at Carter-Finley Stadium. 

May 12, 2021

Virtual spring 2021 departmental graduation ceremonies

Departments within the College of Engineering are putting on virtual ceremonies this spring for the class of 2021. 

May 12, 2021

Engineered for speed: Alons pairs passions for healthcare engineering and swimming

Kylee Alons, a third-year industrial engineering student, helped NC State win their first national swimming title and set new NCAA and U.S. Open records. 

May 6, 2021

First blind Ph.D. student graduates from the Department of Computer Science

Sean Mealin, the first blind Ph.D. student to graduate from the Department of Computer Science, found inspiration for his research from his guide dog, Simba, and has helped make service dog training programs more efficient. 

May 5, 2021

Buttigieg, Emhoff visit NC State

U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg and U.S. second gentleman Doug Emhoff recently toured Centennial Campus labs and spoke with NC State researchers about the university’s infrastructure-related research and innovation. 

Apr 26, 2021

Four students honored with Outstanding Senior Awards

Four seniors in the College of Engineering received 2021 Outstanding Senior Awards for their exceptional contributions to NC State and beyond in Citizenship and Service, Humanities, Leadership and Scholarly Achievement. 

Copper wolves on central campus.

Apr 26, 2021

Outstanding Teacher Awards given to Cole, Saveliev and Starly

Three College of Engineering faculty members — Jacqueline Cole, Alexei Saveliev and Binil Starly — have been named recipients of the Outstanding Teacher Award for 2020-21.