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Apr 26, 2013

Art2Wear 2013

For 12 years, Art2Wear has brought design and textiles students' fashion visions to life. It's a nine-month effort, but to the designers it's a labor of love. 

Jan 23, 2013

Don’t Miss Textiles Open House

Learn more about the new world of textiles at the College of Textiles open house, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9. 

Oct 12, 2012

An Education Pioneer

William C. Friday, an NC State alumnus and towering figure in American higher education, has passed away at age 92. 

Aug 2, 2012

Firefighter Suits Can Take the Heat

Heat-resistant firefighter suits developed through an industry partnership with the College of Textiles are now keeping campus first responders safer on the job. 

May 10, 2012

Closing the Gap on New Gown

With your backing, the College of Textiles may soon launch the biggest change in health coverage in 100 years: a new hospital gown that opens in the front. 

Apr 25, 2012

Art2Wear rocks Reynolds

At Art2Wear, 18 textiles and design students used unconventional materials to create unbelievable clothes. From its dorm-room beginnings, the annual fashion show has become an NC State tradition. 

Apr 24, 2012

Researchers Honored for Best Paper

Drs. Changhai Xu, David Hinks and Renzo Shamey received the William J. Weaver Award for Outstanding Contribution to Textile Literature. 

Apr 19, 2012

Behind the Scenes at Art2Wear

Can't wait for the Art2Wear fashion show? Take a look behind the scenes as students work furiously to prepare for the big event. 

Apr 10, 2012

The New Spring Break

Spring break isn't just about partying. This year, NC State students spent their time off learning about textiles in Peru and teaching linguistics in Ocracoke. 

Apr 5, 2012

Industry Flocks to Fashion Week

Some of the biggest names in the apparel industry converge on campus next week for NC State Fashion Week 2012. Take in a fashion show or two, tour the exhibits and participate in forums on innovation, creativity and design.