Industry Expansion Solutions helping fight the COVID-19 virus
In mid-March, NC State’s Phil Mintz received a request from the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) asking for “volunteers who can donate and provide and/or produce within two weeks large-scale quantities of critical supplies to help the nation respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.” Since then, his phone hasn’t stopped ringing.
NC State’s Engineering Career Fair expects large crowd
The spring 2020 NC State Engineering Career Fair will be held Wednesday, Feb. 5 at the McKimmon Center on NC State’s campus.
Brewing up a sustainable cup
A student team develops a coffee filtration system that processes wastewater into clean water and fertilizer and is recognized in a global engineering competition.
Research as recruitment
Summer research experiences held on campus help strengthen student skills. They also serve as a way for faculty members to recruit top graduate students.
Summer gaming program helps campers realize their potential
Lead counselor Nasir Jones stands at the front of the class, guiding the campers through coding exercises that are part of SNAP, a visual programming language. Three other counselors move among them answering questions. The 12 campers are participating in the Bridge to Computing summer camp program for underserved 12- to 15-year-old boys held in the Department of Computer Science (CSC) at NC State.
Student team places second at Global Grand Challenges Summit
A team of NC State engineering students with a goal of making your morning cup of joe more sustainable finished second in a business plan competition at the National Academy of Engineering’s 2019 Global Grand Challenges Summit in London.
NC State Engineering holds fall career fair
The fall 2019 NC State Engineering Career Fair will be held on Tuesday and Wednesday, Sept. 17 and 18, at the McKimmon Center on NC State’s campus.
New $27 million grant to focus on the future of biomanufacturing
Funding from the Novo Nordisk Foundation will advance innovation in biopharmaceuticals.
Unique partnership sheds light on energy challenges for low-income households
NC State-led partnership evaluates needs, challenges and possible solutions to energy challenges facing low-income households.
ISE boosts outreach and engagement
Julie Swann, department head of the Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering and the A. Doug Allison Distinguished Professor, has been working to increase outreach to potential students and engagement with alumni.