Fall/Winter 2016

Sep 23, 2016  |  Magazine

Foundation Year in Review

Fueled by strong and early support for the Engineering Oval building project, the NC State Engineering Foundation had another record setting fundraising year with giving totals to the College at $30,468,121. Fiscal year 2016 ended on June 30, 2016.

Sep 23, 2016  |  Magazine

Always an engineer

Dr. Paul Zia was set to retire from the Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering (CCEE) when he received some good news.

Sep 23, 2016  |  Magazine

Planned giving

Have you included the NC State Engineering Foundation in your will, trust or other estate plans? It’s a great way to make sure the opportunity that meant so much to you is there for future generations.

Sep 23, 2016  |  Magazine

Cirrus Logic continues to invest in the College and in electrical engineering

When Dr. Jason Rhode was applying to graduate programs in electrical engineering, he was accepted by several schools. But one stood out.

Sep 23, 2016  |  Magazine

Alumnus endows scholarship for veterans

There are many different paths to success. Just ask Mark Carter.

Sep 23, 2016  |  Magazine

Gift pays tribute to a family of NC State alumni

Alice Bennett’s father, husband and son were NC State graduates. Before her death earlier this year, she made a gift to the College that would make all three of those alumni proud.

Sep 23, 2016  |  Magazine

Down the home stretch

In year eight, the Future Renewable Electric Energy Delivery and Management (FREEDM) Systems Center led by NC State moved closer to the vision that led to the center’s establishment.

Sep 23, 2016  |  Magazine

Meet the Dean’s Circle

Ask any of the numerous donors to the College why they give, and their reasons might vary from helping support future students to attracting the best and brightest faculty members and everything in between. As the College continues to grow and captivate young students from around the world, the members of the Dean’s Circle are helping to ensure that the College maintains a competitive edge and creates an outstanding educational experience for students and faculty members. The Dean’s Circle is a comprehensive society for all unrestricted gifts of $1,000 or more to the College and its departments. Meet three Dean’s Circle donors, and learn why they give.

Sep 23, 2016  |  Magazine

Something to build on

Year four saw breakthroughs and new directions in research for the Nanosystems Engineering Research Center for Advanced Self-Powered Systems of Integrated Sensors and Technologies (ASSIST).

Sep 23, 2016  |  Magazine

Narayanaswamy wins Air Force Young Investigator Research Program award

Dr. Venkateswaran Narayanaswamy, assistant professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, received a Young Investigator Research Program award from the Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR).