PSE Newsletter

Nov 13, 2019

Jeff Reese: A Life of Devotion, a Legacy of Impact

Esteemed alumnus, Jeff Reese, died October 30, 2019, at the age of 56. An Ohio native, Reese graduated Summa Cum Laude from NC State University in 1985 with degrees in pulp and paper technology and chemical engineering. For more than 30-years, he was committed to the advancement of the pulp and paper industry and worked tirelessly…

Nov 7, 2019

Kaleb Estridge – A Student Making a Difference

My name is Kaleb Estridge.  I am from Cleveland County, NC and am a first-year Paper Science and Engineering student at NC State University. High School Students Want to Know Over fall break, October 10 – 11, 2019, I took […]

Nov 1, 2019

Alumni Spotlight: Mary Elliston ’05

By Manon Macallister Mary (Johnson) Elliston graduated from NC State in 2005 with a degree in Paper Science and Engineering.  She currently works as an HR Business Partner at Sonoco Products in Hartsville, SC.  We recently reached out to Mary […]

Sep 20, 2019

Freshman Retreat 2019 – Unified by the Experience

Each year, due to the generous support of our friends in industry, the freshmen Paper Science & Engineering class gains first-hand experience of the major they have chosen to pursue. The Paper Science & Engineering program strongly believes in investing […]

Sep 17, 2019

ABB’s “Trade Show on Wheels” Stops at NC State

On September 4 & 5, 2019, more than 200 engineering students plus faculty, staff and administrators had the opportunity to tour ABB’s mobile showcase truck.  This mobile exhibit is the latest in innovative control and automation solutions for the pulp […]

Sep 13, 2019

Former NC State Professor Establishes Forest Biomaterials Lecture with $100K Donation

Dr. Richard Thomas, alumnus, former professor and department head in the College of Natural Resources, has generously donated $100,000 to establish an annual lecture in forest biomaterials.

Aug 23, 2019

ABB North American Pulp and Paper Tour Coming to NC State

NC State will be the FIRST University to host the ABB North American Pulp and Paper Tour! This mobile exhibit is the latest in innovative control and automation solutions for the pulp and paper industry.  While this exhibit is specific to the […]

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 11, 2019

Ryan Barnes – Class of ’16

Ryan Barnes graduated from NC State in 2016 with a dual degree in Paper Science and Engineering and Chemical Engineering. We reached out to Ryan to find about his current career, and advice for current students.  Thanks for your time […]

Jun 5, 2019

Phillips Family Leadership Incentive Awarded

The History Behind the Award The Phillips Family Leadership Incentive is endowed by Dr. Richard Phillips (’64, ’66 MS, ’70 PHD) and his late wife, Mary Phillips. The endowment given by the Phillips family was created to recognize paper science […]