NC State graduate and astronaut Christina Koch makes Time Magazine’s top 100 most influential people
Every year, Time Magazine creates a list of the top 100 most influential people across the globe. This year, NC State graduate Christina Koch made that list for participating in the first all-female spacewalk.
Engineering alumna returns to Earth after historic flight
After a record-shattering 328 days, 13 hours and 58 minutes on the space station, with 5,248 orbits around the Earth and 139,053,992 miles traveled, Koch returned to her home planet on Feb. 6, a few days after celebrating her 41st birthday among the stars.
Meet the first-year class for 2019
NC State’s newest class has landed on campus — and they’re already hitting the Brickyard running. Get to know four new arrivals.
Alumna blasts off for the ISS
Engineering graduate Christina Hammock Koch launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in southern Kazakhstan on March 14, bound for the International Space Station.
University names building for Irwin Holmes, groundbreaking engineer
There was a time not too long ago when Irwin Holmes, Jr. would not have been allowed to attend classes at NC State. In fall 2018, the University named a building for him.
Meet winners of NC State’s 2019 Sustainability Awards
Here are this year’s honorees for outstanding sustainability achievements.
Blasting off into history
Three-time NC State graduate Christina Hammock Koch takes off for the International Space Station on March 14. She plans to conduct experiments on various subjects — and make history.
A legacy supports student artist-engineers
David and Judi Wilkinson have been members of the Arts NC State community for decades. In 2018, David and Judi chose to establish the Pearsall-Wilkinson Scholarship Endowment with a major gift. The endowment supports College of Engineering students’ participation in Arts NC State.
Meet Cyrus Rad
Cyrus Rad who studied abroad in France answers questions about his experience.
Meet Christopher Mori
Christopher Mori who studied abroad in Prague, Czech Republic, answers questions about his experience.