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Students head for class on Centennial Campus, with the newly completed Fitts-Woolard building reflecting cloudy spring skies.

May 20, 2022

Paving the way through planned giving

Through planned giving, alumni and friends are providing for future gifts to the College and University through their financial and estate planning. 

From left, Gary Gilleskie, Chad Henry and Pamela Townsend.

May 20, 2022

College advocates through Industry Partners Event Series

Held annually since 2016, the Industry Partners Event Series invites North Carolina business and government leaders to speak with COE students, faculty and staff members and alumni to learn about industry research and economic development from a local to global scale. 

From left to right, top to bottom, Bhavana Bartholf, Marcus Belvin, Zachary Horton, Andrew Pita, Jennifer Rhatigan and Jim Stewart.

May 20, 2022

From the board

The latest updates from the NC State Engineering Foundation Board. 

Young Alumni Advisory Board

May 20, 2022

Spotlight: Founding members of YAAB leave behind a legacy of engagement and growth

The original class of the Young Alumni Advisory Board included just 12 members and has since grown to 31 members, including five who were added last fall. Now, those original members’ terms are coming to an end, and they can look back on what they have accomplished in just four years. 

The NC State Memorial Belltower lit by late evening sunlight.

May 20, 2022

NC State Engineering Foundation surpasses campaign goals

With the Think and Do the Extraordinary Campaign at its end, the College of Engineering raised almost $268 million over the course of five years, an incredible outpouring of generosity from our dedicated alumni and friends in support of undergraduate scholarships, graduate fellowships, professorships, improved facilities and the programs that make our student experiences exceptional, such as the Women and Minority Engineering Programs. 

Wide angle view of Fitts-Woolard Hall (left) and Hunt Library (right)..

May 20, 2022

You’re inspiring

The Inspiring Engineers series shares diverse stories, career paths and experiences that were all in some way shaped by NC State Engineering. All of us have a story to tell. 

Thank you postcard featuring photo of NC State belltower surrounded by green trees.

Oct 28, 2021

Foundation Year in Review

In line with other fundraising efforts across campus, the NC State Engineering Foundation, Inc. led the College in surpassing its $230 million Think and Do the Extraordinary Campaign goal this year, with $250,010,197 raised to date. We are poised to raise $260-$270 million by campaign close on December 31, 2021. Fundraising totals to the College were… 

Oct 28, 2021

Spotlight: Young alumni advisory board adds five

New members Trevor Lawson Chemical Engineering, ‘13Financial Advisor, Capitol Financial SolutionsEvents Committee“I wanted to join the board to help continue growing our engineering network and to help promote the Foundation.” Sam Brohaugh Civil Engineering, ‘20Analyst, Kimley-Horn“I wanted to get involved in YAAB because I got so much out of the connections I built in the… 

Two workers dressed in full lab gear working at an industrial table.

Oct 28, 2021

From the board

The NC State Engineering Foundation, Inc. was established in 1944 to aid and promote, by financial assistance and otherwise, engineering education and research at NC State. A board of directors made up of alumni and friends of the College of Engineering works with the Foundation staff and the dean of engineering to set the Foundation’s agenda. The… 

Exterior closeup photo of metal sculpture of wolf with lowered head, green leaves and shrubbery in the background.

Oct 28, 2021

Futrell, Gordon honored by the University with Watauga Medals

Two College of Engineering alumni received the Watauga Medal, NC State’s highest nonacademic honor, for 2021. Glenn Futrell and Suzanne Gordon were honored by the University during a program on Sept. 9. The Watauga Medal was established in 1975 by the Board of Trustees to honor people who have made significant contributions to the advancement of…