Alumni

Apr 7, 2020  |  Alumni

Engineering a more inclusive campus

Timothy Humphrey ’96 gives back to NC State through his time and financial gifts. He recently created two endowments within the College of Engineering and the Office of Institutional Equity and Diversity with one extraordinary goal: promoting opportunities to create a more diverse, inclusive campus.

Apr 1, 2020  |  Alumni

McCreary makes masks

Alumnus-run company has pivoted to making masks local healthcare facilities in the Catawba Country area.

Mar 27, 2020  |  Alumni

Meet the 2020 Watauga Medal winners

Engineering alumnus Steve Angel is one of three alumni to receive NC State’s highest nonacademic honor for their decades of service to the university.

Feb 25, 2020  |  Alumni

Engineering alumnus named president of George Mason University

Dr. Gregory Washington, a three-time graduate of the College of Engineering at NC State, has been named as the eighth president of George Mason University. Washington is currently the dean of the Henry Samueli School of Engineering at University of California, Irvine. He will join George Mason on July 1, 2020.

Feb 13, 2020  |  Alumni

Colton Botta named a Rhodes finalist

Colton Botta is the first NC State University alumnus in over a decade to be named a finalist for the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship.

Feb 13, 2020  |  Alumni

Climbing into space

Of the many things NASA astronaut Christina Koch learned while earning three degrees at NC State, one of the most useful was her first foray onto the rock climbing wall at Carmichael Gymnasium.

Jan 31, 2020  |  Alumni

Poole and engineering alumnus Patel to open global cuisine restaurant in North Carolina

Sejal Patel is an alumnus that received bachelor’s degrees in computer science and finance in 2006. Day-to-day, he serves as the director of pricing for IQVIA, a multinational health information technology and clinical research company, but after hours he is an ambitious entrepreneur about to open his eclectic restaurant, The Nomad.

Jan 10, 2020  |  Alumni

College mourns alumna killed in plane crash

The College of Engineering at NC State is mourning the loss of Bahareh Karami, an alumna who was killed in a plane crash in Iran on Wednesday.

Jan 7, 2020  |  Alumni

Paul Burke ‘17 engineers his own path

Paul Burke ‘17, a Centennial Scholar and grandson of "Red and White Song" composer J. Perry Watson, reflects on how NC State's Wilson College of Textiles helped him prepare for a career at Cisco Systems.

Jan 6, 2020  |  Alumni

US astronaut sets record for longest spaceflight by a woman

New York Times: A U.S. astronaut and NC State alumna set a record Saturday for the longest single spaceflight by a woman, breaking the old mark of 288 days with about two months left in her mission.