Oct 27, 2020

My “Not-So-Scary” Freshman First Week

Smooth Transition Before I moved onto campus, the thought of college was a scary one.  I have never been the type of person to welcome change and I have feared the idea of moving to a different home throughout my […]

Oct 23, 2020

Alumni Spotlight – Kat Santoro – Class of ’19

Kat Santoro graduated from NC State in 2019 with a BS in Paper Science and Engineering and a certification in Process Control . We recently reached out to Kat to find out about her experiences since  graduating from NC State, […]

Oct 19, 2020

Behind the Scenes as a Chancellor’s Aide 

Jaylan Paige is a 4th year senior studying Paper Science & Engineering with double minors in Business Administration and Industrial Engineering. He is also a Chancellor’s Aide! As an aide, Jaylan is a part of a select group of students […]

Oct 17, 2020

Claire Hammontree – Student Spotlight

Claire Hammontree Hometown: Gastonia, NC High School Graduation Year: 2017 Degrees: BS, Paper Science and Engineering, 2022 BS, Chemical Engineering, 2022 Work Experience: WestRock, Roanoke Rapids, NC Summer & Fall 2019 Why did you choose  Paper Science and Engineering (PSE)? […]

Oct 13, 2020

Internship Affirms… I love Paper

Meet Zack Carson, a paper  science and engineering student from Ohio.  Zack was able to start his internship with Evergreen Packaging this summer right on schedule even during the uncertainty of  Covid-19.  Enjoy his thoughts. This Evergreen mill, located in […]

Oct 6, 2020

The Pack Always Calls you Back

2010 alumnus, Dr. Brandon Jones shares his experience with returning to the classroom as an instructor this fall to help out the program.  It is sometimes hard to believe that it has been 14 years since I first came to […]

Sep 29, 2020

ECS Donation Enhances On Machine Learning

The Wolfpack Baby paper machine looked different to students returning to campus this Fall, due to a generous donation from Brian Mock and Event Capture Systems (ECS). The Paper Science & Engineering (PSE) program was gifted a process monitoring and […]

Sep 25, 2020

Alumni Spotlight: Kenneth Edward Steppe – Class of ’60

Kenneth Edward Steppe graduated from NC State in 1960 with a Bachelor of Science in Pulp and Paper Technology.  Kenneth reached out to us about submitting this alumni spotlight, and we are so thrilled he did .  He has lots […]

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 […]