Jul 20, 2017  |  Alumni

Classmates Ben Darnell ’02 and Mark Voelker ’02 emerge as open source software industry leaders

College roommates and fellow computer science majors Ben Darnell '02 and Mark Voelker '02 recently crossed paths within the open source software industry. Longtime open source enthusiasts, both have established themselves as significant contributors in this realm: Darnell as co-founder and chief technology officer of startup Cockroach Labs, and Voelker as chief OpenStack architect at VMware, a publicly-traded global virtualization technology company.

Jul 18, 2017  |  Alumni

Engineering Alumni Clark and Cabaniss Elected BOT Officers for 2017-18

Four distinguished alumni have been elected to serve in leadership positions on NC State’s Board of Trustees.

Jul 6, 2017  |  Alumni

INTech camp teaches code, offers role models

Khalia Braswell, a 2013 NC State computer science graduate, started a nonprofit organization called INTech to expose middle-school aged girls to coding.

Jul 3, 2017  |  Alumni

ISE Distinguished Alumnus is a new member of NC State’s BOT

NC State’s newest trustees include a former legislator and two business leaders. They join three longtime NC State supporters as the BOT’s class of 2017.

Jun 12, 2017  |  Alumni

Online graduate program made engineering alumnus a better problem solver

Alumnus Mike Hancock said earning an online Master of Computer Science degree from NC State’s College of Engineering equipped him with the knowledge and skills to be an efficient problem solver.

Jun 7, 2017  |  Alumni

Young alumnus paves way for future engineers

Asking young alumni to make financial contributions to their alma mater can be a tough sell. After all, didn’t they just pay a lot of money for their college education? For Jacob Bowes however, giving back could not be more important.

May 26, 2017  |  Alumni

Above the Battlefields of World War I

James Allen Higgs Jr., a Raleigh native and two-time engineering graduate of NC State, had a birds-eye view of the battlefields of France during the First World War.

May 26, 2017  |  Gifts

A family tradition

Since getting married their sophomore year at NC State, Henry Lamb and Linda McClay have stayed loyal to the Pack, raising four Wolfpackers and giving back to support the institution.

May 2, 2017  |  Alumni

Havelock engineering program instrumental to alumni’s success

NC State’s College of Engineering created a site-based 2+2 engineering program in Havelock, North Carolina, in partnership with Craven Community College and US Navy Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR). The site-based program has proven to be instrumental to the success of many NC State students and alumni.

Apr 6, 2017  |  Magazine

Homecoming kicks off university fundraising campaign

The College welcomed alumni back to campus for another homecoming celebration in late October. Rob Manning’s message to the assembled Wolfpack engineers and their families was simple.