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Wolf Statue - Newly Elected GSA Officers Promote DEIJ and Soft Skills for Graduate Students - Forest Biomaterials NC State University

Aug 12, 2021

Newly Elected GSA Officers Promote DEIJ and Soft Skills for Graduate Students

The Forest Biomaterials (FB) graduate student association (GSA) is dedicated to supporting graduate students and providing a means for connection in FB. To enrich the FB graduate experience, the GSA… 

The sun peeks through the leaves of a tree at the Court of North Carolina - Turning Tree Residue into Smart Hydrogels - Forest Biomaterials NC State University

Jul 27, 2021

Sustainability & Innovation Workshop Helps Graduate Students Develop Entrepreneurial Spirit

Just because the summer is in full swing does not mean that our professors have stopped investing in our graduate students. This July, Dr. Lavoine and Dr. Lucia hosted a… 

Ian Kirven - Graduate Student Spotlight: Ian Kirven - Forest Biomaterials NC State University

Jul 25, 2021

Graduate Student Spotlight: Ian Kirven

Ian Kirven is from Durham, NC, and graduated from NC State in 2019 with a degree in chemistry with a focus on natural products chemistry. Since then, he has worked as… 

Group Photo in a Lab - Immersive Biomaterials Workshop Jumpstarts Academic Career for Women of Color in NC - Forest Biomaterials NC State University

Jul 9, 2021

Immersive Biomaterials Workshop Jumpstarts Academic Career for Women of Color in NC

Materials are so linked to our society’s progress that our historical eras are named after the dominant material of the time. Globally, the material consumption is roughly 10 billion metric… 

Wood Work - Niche, Competitive Wood Products: Live Edge Slabs - Forest Biomaterials NC State University

Jun 9, 2021

Niche, Competitive Wood Products: Live Edge Slabs

NC State’s Wood Products Extension in the Department of Forest Biomaterials has a mission to increase the competitiveness and profitability of North Carolina’s wood products industry, improve markets, and increase consumer… 

Roman Sarder Portrait - Graduate Students Spotlight: Roman Sarder - Forest Biomaterials NC State University

Jun 3, 2021

Graduate Student Spotlight: Roman Sarder

Roman Sarder is from Shariatpur, Bangladesh, and graduated from the University of Dhaka in 2012 with a Biochemistry & Molecular Biology degree. Since then, he has worked as an analytical… 

Samaher Salem - Meet Samaher Salem - Forest Biomaterials NC State University

May 17, 2021

Meet Samaher Salem

Article originally written and posted to the Analytical Instrumentation Facility (AFI) website. I am Samaher Salem, a final year doctoral student in the Department of Forest Biomaterials, and I am… 

Flowers in front of building - Graduate Student Spotlight: Lisandra Chacon - Forest Biomaterials NC State University

May 13, 2021

Celebrating the Graduating Seniors Spring 2021

We would like to congratulate our graduating seniors from the Department of Forest Biomaterials. Our students have worked very hard over the last four years and we are very proud… 

Carolina Zuluaga - Alumni Spotlight: Dr. Carolina Zuluaga - Forest Biomaterials NC State University

May 10, 2021

Alumni Spotlight: Dr. Carolina Zuluaga

Carolina Zuluaga is from Medellin, Antioquia, Colombia, and earned a Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering in 2015 from Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana in Medellin. She went on to earn a Ph.D.… 

Cate Harris - Meet Future Student Cate Harris - Forest Biomaterials NC State University

May 5, 2021

Meet Future Student Cate Harris

Hometown: Burlington, NC What school will you graduate from? Western Alamance High School What is your intended major? Sustainable Materials and Technology Why did you choose NC State and the College…