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Jun 12, 2019

PIE 2019 – España fue tan buena con nosotros

Gracias The 2019 Paper International Experience has now concluded, and it was definitely an amazing opportunity to see #SomethingDifferent across Spain. Our entire group would like to recognize and send our heartfelt gratitude to all the donors, industry partners, and […]

Jun 2, 2019

Beyond The Lab: New Graduate Student Initiatives

Innovation and emerging technology continue to be the focus of the Forest Biomaterials graduate program, which currently enrolls 45 students, among its four programs, with an estimated 14 students graduating each year. The majority of students’ time is spent in […]

May 31, 2019

Woodshop Machining Introduction at the Craft Center

Sustainable Materials and Technology (SMT) 441 – Mechanical Properties- introduces students to concepts of stress, axial loading, bending theories, orthotropic elasticity of laminates, and buckling of columns, and more. The focus is on plant-based materials and renewable resources. Beyond classroom […]

May 20, 2019

Online Master’s Degree Provides Research Experience in the Paper Industry

A diverging path led Jeremy Metts to pursue a Master’s degree in Forest Biomaterials, while also affording him lateral entry to the Kraft Paper Industry. Without an online format, both continuing his education and pursuing a professional career might not […]

May 20, 2019

Forest Biomaterials Supports Consortium for Advanced Bioeconomy Leadership Education (CABLE) Spring Conference

In April, Forest Biomaterials helped host CABLE student delegates and faculty mentors for their spring conference. CABLE is a nationwide organization of 20 universities led by The Ohio State University and supported by the United States Department of Agriculture, National […]

May 13, 2019

Senior Banquet – A Bittersweet Evening

Celebrating Seniors The highly anticipated Paper Science and Engineering Senior Banquet was once again a major success! On April 25th, 2019 the department hosted the event at the NC State University Club to honor the seniors’ graduation in May and […]

May 6, 2019

Graduation to Vocation: Mixing Fields and Materials in a Paper Mill

So proud of Sam Melikian!  He is graduating with an undergraduate degree in Paper Science and Engineering with a minor in Business Management.  Read the full article here. Repost from College of Natural Resources Monthly News

May 2, 2019

Achieving Sustainable Success

In the College of Natural Resources, graduating senior Mary Paz Alvarez Valverde discovered a passion for understanding “trash” and its significance in today’s world.

Apr 26, 2019

Most Congenial Senior Award Goes to…

This year’s “Most Congenial Senior Award” goes to none other than Kable Young! He might have been surprised to win this award, but for those who know him, it comes as absolutely no surprise. As a fifth-year senior in the […]

Apr 23, 2019

Early-Career Faculty Win Prestigious NSF Awards

Nine NC State faculty members have received one of the highest honors given by the National Science Foundation to early-career researchers.