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Pippin Payne makes presentation.

Oct 24, 2019

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. 

Oct 24, 2019

Alumni give to Fitts-Woolard Hall to invest in North Carolina’s future

Get to know more about two alumni who have supported the Fitts-Woolard Hall project and why they see supporting the building as a priority. 

Bird sits on top of the wolf statues outside Murphy Football Center

Oct 3, 2019

Hornsby receives College of Engineering Faculty Senior Scholarship

The College of Engineering is pleased to name civil engineering student and Goodnight Scholar Gracie Marie Hornsby as the 2019 Faculty Senior Scholarship recipient. 

The five team members are (clockwise): Silvana Alfieri, a senior double-majoring in environmental engineering and environmental policy; Kevin Duke, a junior majoring in civil engineering; Rachel Figard, a junior majoring in industrial and systems engineering; Grant Jordan, a senior majoring in industrial and systems engineering; and Pippin Payne, a senior double-majoring in mechanical engineering and religious studies.

Sep 26, 2019

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. 

Bird sits on top of the wolf statues outside Murphy Football Center

Jul 3, 2019

NC State names new appointees to Board of Trustees

Alumni Jimmy Clark and Ann Goodnight are reappointed for four-year terms. 

Rhett and Link returned to NC State Saturday to speak to a sold-out crowd in Hunt Auditorium on NC State’s Centennial Campus, talking about their non-traditional path into entertainment and their advice for students. (Photo: October 2018)

Apr 26, 2019

Engineering alumni, YouTube stars return to campus

When Rhett McLaughlin and Link Neal — better known as comedy duo Rhett & Link — were teenagers, they made a blood oath that they were going to create things together. But what they didn’t know at the time is that they’d first be attending the College of Engineering at NC State together, earning degrees that helped them in unexpected ways in their entertainment careers. 

The College of Engineering at North Carolina State University bestowed the Distinguished Engineering Alumnus award on Suzanne Gordon, Peter Lehrer, Gil West, and Alan Weinberg.

Apr 26, 2019

Gordon, Lehrer, Weinberg and West receive DEA awards

The College of Engineering bestowed the Distinguished Engineering Alumnus award on Suzanne Gordon, Peter Lehrer, Gil West and Alan Weinberg at a banquet on Oct. 31. 

2018 College of Engineering Homecoming Celebration

Apr 26, 2019

College homecoming draws engineering alumni to campus

At the College of Engineering’s annual homecoming program Nov. 2, alumni got a unique — if unscheduled — view of the ongoing construction of Fitts-Woolard Hall, which is expected to be completed in 2020. 

Apr 26, 2019

Graduate fellowships help attract top students

When students are deciding on which school to attend for a master’s degree or Ph.D., the type of funding they receive is often a key part of their decision. Graduate fellowships, which provide the flexibility to focus on research without being tied to other responsibilities, are among the best ways to attract top students 

Apr 8, 2019

Meet winners of NC State’s 2019 Sustainability Awards

Here are this year’s honorees for outstanding sustainability achievements.