Think and Do
How does NC State solve global challenges? By merging bold thought with purposeful action. See how we're building stable food sources, a smarter energy grid and a smoother supply chain.
Education That Works
During their first week on campus, 4,200 new NC State freshmen will spend a lot of time finding classrooms, dining halls and new friends. Over the four years that follow, they’ll find the personal, professional and intellectual skills to change the world. And they’ll also most likely find their way into good careers and graduate programs where they’ll put those skills to work.
Research Drives Textiles Engineering Senior
Senior engineering major Meghan Wilt works in the lab on renewable resources and in Germany on nonwovens.
Ag Engineering Students Keep Farmers Farming
Senior agricultural engineering students built a watering system to help a disabled Martin County farmer tend her crops.
The Course Is a Classroom for Golf Management Students
From the clubhouse to the 18th hole, PGA golf management students are helping to improve business at Northgreen Golf Course.
On the Trail of a New N.C. Pest
Ph.D. student Diane Silcox is developing biological solutions with economic savings for managing damage from a new pest in North Carolina’s warm-season turf.
Biomedical Engineering Seniors Turn Ideas Into Solutions
For their senior projects, biomedical engineering students identify problems, devise solutions and bring them to life.
Student Teaches Boeing’s Workforce
Rachel Mastro, a psychology and business administration major, helped Boeing develop teaching tools for its 172,000 employees.
NASCAR Internship Puts Communication Senior in the Fast Lane
Communications senior Cameron McCarty has spent two summers learning about broadcasting from the "innovative geniuses" in NASCAR's Engineering Department.
Writing the Book on ‘Big Data’
Computer science professor Nagiza Samatova and her students wanted a better introductory book on a particular approach to data mining. So, they wrote one.