Mar 26, 2020

Alumni Spotlight: Madeline Newton

Madeline Newton graduated from NC State in 2016 with a B.S. in Sustainable Materials & Technology (SMT). She is a Project Manager on the construction team at Ecoplexus, a utility-scale solar developer, location in RTP. Currently, North Carolina is #2 […]

Feb 8, 2020

Alumni Spotlight – Kristen Young ’19

Kristen Young graduated from NC State in 2019 with dual degrees in Paper Science and Engineering and Chemical Engineering, she also earned a minor in Business Administration.  She currently works as a Process Engineer with International Paper (Riegelwood).   We recently […]

Dec 9, 2019

Tiago de Assis, Ph.D. – Class of ’19

Tiago de Assis, Ph.D. in Forest Biomaterials, began his post-doctoral career with the international chemical industry giant Kemira in the Summer of 2019. He will work out of Atlanta, GA in the pulp and paper division. Tiago holds a B.S. […]

Aug 2, 2019

Byrd receives Blessis Advisor Award

Dr. Medwick V. Byrd, associate teaching professor and undergraduate coordinator for the paper science and engineering program, has been announced as the recipient of this year’s George H. Blessis Outstanding Undergraduate Advisor Award, given by the College of Engineering at […]

Mar 12, 2019

Dr. Med Byrd Receives First Departmental PASSION Award

The Forest Biomaterials Department Head office has instituted a new annual recognition for faculty and staff, the PASSION award. Each year, the Department Head office will recognize the member of faculty or staff who most exhibits the following: 1. Outstanding […]

Feb 20, 2019

Alumni Spotlight: Jamie Stapleton

What was your favorite thing about NC State? I really loved how you are always receiving valuable information. Once you’re out of school, it’s no one’s job to teach you. It’s your job to keep yourself informed, knowledgeable, and curious. […]

Jan 9, 2019

Elijah Gore – Class of ’12

Elijah Gore graduated from NC State in 2012 with a dual degree in Paper Science & Chemical Engineering. We reached out to Elijah to find about his current career, and advice for current students.  Thanks for sharing Elijah! Experiences at […]

Dec 13, 2018

Zac Guy – 2018 Distinguished Alumnus of the Year

Zac Guy, a 2001 graduate in Pulp and Paper Science and Technology, leveraged his degree to become a national leader in wood-based green building materials.

Oct 21, 2018

William Freuler – Class of ’62

William (Bill) Freuler graduated from NC State in 1962 with a degree in Pulp and Paper Technology.  We reached out to Bill to find about his current career, and advice for current students.  Thanks for sharing all your wisdom Bill! […]

Nov 28, 2017

Alumnus selected as Outstanding Young Professional

TAPPI has selected its Outstanding Young Professionals award recipients for this year, and a member of the pack was among those recognized.  Qiang Han Sr., a research associate at International Paper, was selected, as one of the nine young professionals […]