Sep 15, 2020  |  Students

College’s graduate programs prioritize recruiting students from a military background

One of Dr. Brandon McConnell's roles at NC State is that of military and veteran recruiting coordinator for the College of Engineering. That position is part of an effort by the College to prioritize recruiting of graduate students with military ties.

Sep 14, 2020  |  Students

Can a simple email encourage women to stay in a STEM program?

Researchers from North Carolina State University and Kent State University want to know what can be done to broaden participation in STEM fields and improve the persistence of women in computer science.

May 11, 2020  |  Students

Site-based engineering program benefits Eastern North Carolina workforce

NC State is committed to offering high-quality education no matter the delivery mode. Two students graduating from the Mechanical Engineering Systems (MES) site-based degree program in Havelock, North Carolina, are experiencing that first hand.

Apr 29, 2020  |  Research

Plant aid: A GRIP4PSI big-data project to detect plant diseases faster

An interdisciplinary team led by professor Jean Ristaino will combine small sensors with big data for faster detection of the diseases plaguing tomato fields.

Apr 23, 2020  |  Magazine

Our Challenges, Our Ideas

Working across disciplines, the College’s faculty members and students are collaborating to make progress in many vital areas of NSF's Grand Challenges for Engineering in the 21st century and its 10 Big Ideas.

Apr 23, 2020  |  Magazine

Material World

The Data-Enabled Science of Engineering and Atomic Structure (SEAS) traineeship program is creating a new generation of data-driven scientists that will help develop smart materials.

Apr 15, 2020  |  Students

Innovation and creativity are rewarded at the 2020 Lulu eGames

“Think and do, that’s what NC State is all about” said Miller, and the eGames are a perfect example of how students are fulfilling that motto. 

Apr 14, 2020  |  Students

A spring break that inspires

Each year, hundreds of NC State students, including engineering students, fan out across the the globe for unique service and cultural exchange experiences.

Feb 25, 2020  |  Students

New world leaders: International students form a key component of the Caldwell Fellows Program

Lingchao Mao was born in China and then emigrated with her family to Barcelona, Spain, when she was 10 years old. But when it came time for college, Mao was drawn to the United States. Or, more specifically, to NC State. “NC State is one of the best schools for engineering and statistics, which I knew I wanted to study,” Mao says.

Feb 25, 2020  |  Students

Goodnight Scholars Program selects finalists for class of 2024

Meet this exceptional group of high school STEM students from across North Carolina.