Paper Science Events

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Paper Science and Engineering Events - Students

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Thank you for your interest in our Paper Science and Engineering (PSE) program. Our goal is to educate and connect with you to provide information about our program and industry. We are also happy to answer all of your questions in our sessions or with personal, one-on-one time.

Check back frequently for our “live” virtual sessions and opportunities to learn more about Paper Science and Engineering. Our YouTube channel has many great resources as well.  Thank you for your patience as we work to bring you great content. As always, feel free to contact our Director or Recruitment anytime (see below).

Upcoming Events

October 17-21; NC State University Open House

Register and plan to join our session, Saturday, October 17th at 11:30 am entitled “Engineering and Innovation”. Upon submitting your general registration, you will receive more information via email as the event draws near.

October 21, 7 pm – WestRock & NC State Paper Science and Engineering Info Session

This virtual information session is open to all out of state high school students in Virginia and Florida, hosted jointly by WestRock and NC State.  Learn more about careers in our industry and NC State’s #1 ranked paper science and engineering program.  We provide enhanced scholarships for our out of state students. All high school students and their families’ are welcome to attend, as well as any teachers, counselors or school administrators. Click the link above to join and check out our zoom resources below.  Got questions?  Contact Paula Harrod at

October 22, 7 pm – International Paper & NC State Paper Science & Engineering Info Session

This virtual information session is hosted jointly by International Paper’s Riegelwood, NC location.  We welcome  high school juniors and seniors (and their family members) from southeast North Carolina. Learn more about careers in our industry and NC State’s #1 ranked paper science and engineering program and scholarships.

October 26, 7 pm – Virtual Information Session

All high school (9-12th graders) and prospective transfer students, plus educators, counselors and administrators are invited to join our Director of Recruiting and current students to learn more about our #1 ranked Paper Science and Engineering program, scholarships and career opportunities.


Have questions or want to talk in an individual session?

  • Email or call our Director of Recruiting, Jennifer Piercy;; 919-515-7709


Virtual Resources

  • PSE Information Session Recording
    Enjoy this pre-recorded information session about our program, complete with current student perspectives
  • Tours – check out these 5 short videos that provide a look at our program, career services, laboratories and our “Wolfpack Baby” paper machine.


Zoom Resources

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