forest biomaterials

Mar 12, 2019

2019 Graduate Research Symposium Winners

Check out the winners of our Graduate Research Symposium!

Mar 12, 2019

Yao receives prestigious NSF CAREER award

Dr. Yuan Yao is the recipient of the National Science Foundation career award, the most prestigious award for early career faculty.

Mar 12, 2019

Three Secrets for Scoring an Entry-Level Sustainability Job

Jarami Bond, recent grad and GreenBiz 30 Under 30 honoree, provides tips for getting your dream sustainability job.

Feb 20, 2019

Emerging Opportunities and Jobs in the Bioeconomy

Marko Hakovirta, head of the Department of Forest Biomaterials, and Lucian Lucia, associate professor, discuss nontraditional ways to introduce students to STEM careers.

Feb 12, 2019

Paper and Valentine’s Day, The Perfect Match

Valentine’s Day is all about the exchange of cards and love notes, so it’s no surprise that the demand for paper is high on this holiday.

Dec 18, 2018

Giving Back, Together

Mother-daughter duo Clark and Alex are spreading their Wolfpack pride with the creation of the Hight Family Scholarship for students studying paper science and engineering.

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.

Sep 18, 2018

Out of the Classroom and Into the Field

From DC to China to right here on campus, students in the Department of Forest Biomaterials got out of the classroom and into the field this summer to put their knowledge to work and gain hand-on experience.

Sep 11, 2018

Student Spotlight: Matt Kollman

Forest Biomaterials doctoral student Matt Kollman interned at RTI International.

Sep 4, 2018

Niambé James is Here to Make the World More Sustainable

This year’s incoming class is the largest NC State has ever welcomed, with the strongest academic credentials to boot. Meet Niambé James. Inspired by a trip to Sierra Leone, she aims to help eliminate plastic by studying sustainable material and technology.