News

Sep 17, 2020

Meet Rico Ruffino

The Department of Forest Biomaterials welcomed Rico Ruffino to the faculty on September 1st.  As Assistant Professor of Practice of Industrial & Product Design, he will bring new capabilities to the department in sustainable material design. We reached out to […]

Sep 17, 2020

Larden Garland – Student Spotlight

Larden Garland Hometown: Zebulon, NC High School Graduation Year: 2018 Degrees: BS, Paper Science and Engineering, 2022 Work Experience: Sonoco, Hartsville, SC Summer 2019 Why did you choose  Paper Science and Engineering (PSE)? I chose PSE for the opportunity to […]

Sep 15, 2020

Yates Engineering Internship…A Experience to Build Upon

Tripp Barfield is a third-year student in the Paper Science and Engineering program and feels fortunate about his internship with  Yates Engineering, in the Greenville, SC office. Yates is a consulting engineering firm that assists in major capital projects for […]

Sep 10, 2020

Extraordinary Opportunities: PSE Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)

Guest blogger: Dr. Lokendra Pal With a focus on sustainability, human health and industry 4.0 topics, a team of young Paper Science & Engineering (PSE) researchers worked diligently over the summer on interdisciplinary research projects. They demonstrated tremendous resilience and […]

Sep 9, 2020

Bonded by Paper – Update #1

We hope the header above, a screen shot from our Paper Science Digital Book, excites you to reconnect with your classmates and meet new ones. We have made great progress on our September goals in one short week: 16.5% of […]

Sep 9, 2020

Lofty Goals Set by New Student TAPPI Leaders

Covid will not stop student TAPPI from running strong Although this school year might look different than usual,  student TAPPI will be running as strong as always with their new president Andrew Chu. Andrew is a rising junior pursuing dual […]

Sep 3, 2020

Bonded by Paper – A Challenge for our Alumni

Dear Alumni – Greetings!  Our faculty, staff, Pulp and Paper Board members and fellow alumni send our sincerest wishes for your health and safety. You may have noticed that August came and went without a “big push” for our 6th […]

Sep 3, 2020

Allie Temple – Student Spotlight

Allie Temple Hometown: Charlotte, NC High School Graduation Year: 2019 Degrees: BS, Paper Science and Engineering, 2023 BS, Chemical Engineering, 2023 Work Experience: International Paper, Georgetown, SC summer 2020 in spite of COVID-19! Why did you choose  Paper Science and […]

Aug 27, 2020

Wallace Layman – Summer Research

My name is Wallace Layman and I am a sophomore in pursuing a dual degree in Paper Science and Engineering and Chemical Engineering programs. Before Covid-19 struck, I was scheduled and excited for a super co-op with Buckman Chemical supporting […]

Aug 6, 2020

Meet Our Fall 2020 Incoming Students

Join us in welcoming our fall 2020 incoming students. They come from different backgrounds and will be working towards a variety of degrees, but are all connected by the College of Natural Resources to Think and Do.