From Studio to Stage
Art2Wear is celebrating its 13th year as a student-organized runway show that presents fashion, costume and wearable sculpture created by the students of the College of Design and College of Textiles. Hear from the designers as they prepare for the event.
Pourdeyhimi Wins O. Max Gardner Award
Behnam Pourdeyhimi's success in engineering textiles to improve human health and safety earns him the UNC system's top faculty award.
Textiles Alum Plunges Into the ‘Shark Tank’
During her senior year at NC State, textiles alumna Sharon Bui set an ambitious goal for herself: earn a spot on “Shark Tank,” the ABC reality show where budding entrepreneurs pitch their ideas to famous funders. Less than three years later, she’s achieved […]
In Memoriam: Peter Reeves Lord
Longtime textile professor Peter Reeves Lord died on Jan. 22, 2015. He was 91.
Bringing Ideas to Market
From new methods for creating biofuels and determining heart risk to fridge-free food processing and a more efficient fuel injector, NC State researchers are developing innovative approaches to global challenges. The Chancellor's Innovation Fund is supporting their work.
Thanks to the real-world ingenuity of NC State textile and engineering students, there’s a passel of elephants in South Africa who’ll find it impossible to forget which villages they’re supposed to avoid.
CNR Taps McCord for Research
Textiles prof Marian McCord joins the College of Natural Resources as associate dean for research. McCord is known for her team-building skills.
Hinks Named Interim Dean of Textiles
David Hinks has been tapped to serve as interim dean in the College of Textiles. The search for a new dean is on hold for now but will resume in the coming academic year.
A Sustainable Solution
From Marine to "McGyver-in-residence:" junior Tyson Huffman is putting his real-world experience to work for the women of Rwanda.
A Research Treasure Trove
A decades-old resource -- the Eastman Chemical Company's Max A. Weaver Dye Library -- could unlock research breakthroughs in sustainable energy, cancer treatment, forensics and more. And it now lives at NC State.