sustainability

Nov 19, 2019  |  Alumni

Dream job: Engineering solutions to improve global health

Brendon Lynch, a 2016 graduate of NC State majoring in Biological and Agricultural Engineering, shares about his jump from campus to a sustainability-related career.

Mar 29, 2019  |  Students

April is Earth Month

This year’s Earth Month features more than 50 sustainability-related events.

Apr 27, 2018  |  Students

Student chapter of Engineers Without Borders receives Green Brick Award

The NC State Sustainability Council announced the 2018 recipients of the university’s Green Brick Awards at an April 26 ceremony recognizing outstanding contributions to sustainability. NC State’s student chapter of Engineers Without Borders is the campus organization winner.

Jan 30, 2018  |  Students

During Make-a-thon, students create sustainability solutions

In this unique NC State innovation competition, students design and prototype solutions to sustainability challenges.

Jan 26, 2018  |  Students

NC State students launch company to modernize dumpsters

Through a startup called Trashr, these NC State students want to create a smarter dumpster that improves the efficiency of waste collection.

Jul 13, 2017  |  Students

Net-Zero Near Antarctica

A unique building design competition provides NC State engineering students with real-world experience.

Sep 7, 2016  |  Rankings

NC State scores for video game design

NC State ranks among the top schools in the nation for undergraduate courses related to video game design, according to the Princeton Review’s Best 381 Colleges 2017, a popular annual survey of U.S. colleges and universities.

Feb 23, 2016  |  Students

Students Design Sustainability Solutions

At NC State's inaugural Make-A-Thon, 42 students on 11 teams competed to create new solutions to campus sustainability challenges.

Jul 27, 2015

College of Engineering students advancing sustainability at NC State

Twenty students from NC State’s College of Engineering have been selected as NC State Stewards — the university’s student sustainability ambassadors — for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Jun 24, 2015

Distributed technique for power ‘scheduling’ advances smart grid concept

Researchers from NC State University have developed a new technique for “scheduling” energy in electric grids that moves away from centralized management by tapping into the distributed computing power of energy devices. The approach advances the smart grid concept.