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2019 Celebration of Faculty Excellence Award Winners

May 8, 2019

NC State honors outstanding faculty

NC State honored more than 30 faculty members, including Dean Louis Martin-Vega and other engineering faculty members, for their outstanding contributions to the university community during the 2019 Celebration of Faculty Excellence on May 1. The annual event honors faculty who have won prestigious state, national and international awards and created new knowledge and advancements in their respective disciplines. 

Fitts-Woolard Hall

Apr 26, 2019


Engineering alumni are playing a major role in Fitts-Woolard Hall. 

Member of the research team operates drone to evaluate the topographic surface and conduct geospatial analysis.

Apr 26, 2019

After the storm

Faculty members find research opportunities in hurricane’s wake. 

NC State Day of Giving: 3/27/19

Apr 26, 2019

Inaugural Day of Giving a success for the College

On March 27, NC State University hosted its inaugural Day of Giving — a 24-hour fundraising campaign to maximize support for the University — and the College of Engineering’s alumni, students and friends rose to the challenge and did the extraordinary. 

coal ash spilling into river

Apr 26, 2019

Research looks to bacteria to help prevent coal ash spills

Spills of coal ash from containment ponds have caused environmental damage to several waterways across the Southeast. Now, engineers from NC State have developed a technique that uses bacteria to produce “biocement” in the ponds, making the coal ash easier to store and limiting the risk of spills. 

Dr. Mohamed Bourham, center, accepts an Outstanding Teacher Award from Dr. Louis Martin-Vega, left, and Dr. Jerome Lavelle.

Apr 25, 2019

Bourham, DeCarolis and Montoya named Outstanding Teachers

Three faculty members in the College of Engineering at North Carolina State University received Outstanding Teacher Awards for 2018-19 at the College’s spring faculty meeting. 

From the video is a fly-over image of the Engineering Oval on Centennial Campus with an image of the future Fitts-Woolard Hall superimposed on it.

Dec 12, 2018

New video highlights the importance of Fitts-Woolard Hall

Clark Nexsen, designer for Fitts-Woolard Hall, recently released a video called, "Fitts-Woolard Hall at NC State by Clark Nexsen." 

Dr. Youngsoo “Richard” Kim and Dr. Louis Martin-Vega, dean of the College

Nov 13, 2018

Kim receives 2018 RJ Reynolds Award

Dr. Youngsoo “Richard” Kim, Jimmy D. Clark Distinguished University Professor in the Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering (CCEE) at North Carolina State University, is the thirty-fourth recipient of the RJ Reynolds Tobacco Company Award for Excellence in Teaching, Research and Extension. 

Computer science students in the classroom

Nov 7, 2018

Course improves graduate engineering students’ writing skills

NC State’s College of Engineering is one of only a few engineering schools to offer a course on improving graduate students’ writing skills — an immeasurable career boost, according to former students.