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Nov 21, 2019  |  Students

Global Courtyard celebrates international education

A once inconspicuous space between Primrose and Tompkins Halls will soon transform into a gathering place for international-focused events. Upon completion of landscaping and renovations, the Global Courtyard will showcase how NC State strives to bring the world to campus.

Nov 19, 2019  |  Research

Carbon electronics cluster opens new facility at NC State

NC State inaugurated a new carbon electronics laboratory on Nov. 18, formally launching a state-of-the-art facility that is bringing together scientists and engineers across the university to do cutting-edge work in this emerging field. The 6,000-square-foot facility for the Organic and Carbon Electronics Labs (ORaCEL), housed in the Partners III building on Centennial Campus, is equipped…

Nov 18, 2019  |  Students

Engineering student teams to compete in annual pitch competition

Three College of Engineering student teams have been selected to pitch their innovative ideas at Wolf Den – NC State University’s pitch competition inspired by the ABC television show, Shark Tank.

Nov 15, 2019  |  Students

Award-winning research supports new military logistics model

Major Blake Schwartz, an NC State doctoral student and active duty Army officer, was awarded the 2018 Army Operations Research Symposium Best Paper for his research modeling logistics networks to support military operations.

Nov 14, 2019  |  Research

Turning (more) fat and sewage into natural gas

NC State researchers have developed what is, to date, the most efficient means of converting sewage sludge and restaurant grease into methane.

Nov 14, 2019  |  Research

Making (fun) multi-player gaming an educational experience

A new video game framework keeps multiple players engrossed in the learning experience while fostering collaboration and problem solving.

Nov 11, 2019  |  Students

Meet Benjamin Trieu

Meet biomedical engineering major Benjamin Trieu who studied abroad in Poznan, Poland.

Nov 6, 2019  |  Students

NC State to host American Nuclear Society student conference

NC State’s student chapter of the American Nuclear Society will host the organization’s 2020 annual student conference March 26-28 in Raleigh.

Nov 5, 2019  |  Research

Paramagnetic spins take electrons for a ride, produce electricity from heat

“Paramagnon drag thermopower” converts a temperature difference into an electrical voltage. This discovery could lead to more efficient thermal energy harvesting, such as converting car exhaust heat into electric power to enhance fuel-efficiency.

Oct 31, 2019  |  Students

Engineering students win Three Minute Thesis

Three students from the College of Engineering were chosen as winners in the Graduate School’s fifth annual Three Minute Thesis.