Stories From 2016

Dec 21, 2016  |  Research and Innovation

Untangling Complex Interactions – With Lasers

Want to know exactly why and how a superconductor works on the atomic level? Hit it with laser pulses.

Dec 16, 2016  |  Research and Innovation

Listening for Lava

Del Bohnenstiehl of MEAS listens to underwater volcanic eruptions to confirm the presence of lava.

Dec 16, 2016

Make Your Year-End Gift to the College

2016 will be over soon, but donors still have time to make a year-end gift to the College of Sciences.

Dec 9, 2016  |  Research and Innovation

Game-Changing Research Incentive Program Award Winners Include Sciences Faculty

A team including several faculty from the Departments of Statistics and Biological Sciences has won a GRIP award for collaborative and interdisciplinary research.

Dec 7, 2016  |  Honors and Awards

Photochemist Castellano Named Goodnight Innovation Distinguished Chair

Photochemistry star Phil Castellano has been named the first Goodnight Innovation Distinguished Chair. The professorship was made possible by a gift from Jim and Ann Goodnight.

Dec 5, 2016  |  Honors and Awards

Biological Sciences Student Receives Gilman Award

A biological sciences student was one of four from NC State to receive the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship for study abroad during spring 2017.

Dec 2, 2016  |  Honors and Awards

2016 Distinguished Alumnus Award: Christina Koch

The recipient of the 2016 Distinguished Alumnus Award is Astronaut Christina Koch.

Dec 2, 2016

2016 Zenith Medal for Service: Robert Starbuck

Robert Starbuck is the winner of the 2016 Zenith Medal for Service for his many contributions to the college.

Dec 2, 2016  |  Honors and Awards

2016 Outstanding Young Alumnus Award: Aimee Smart

This year’s Outstanding Young Alumnus Award winner, Aimee Smart, has truly distinguished herself during the first part of her career.

Nov 30, 2016  |  Honors and Awards

Three Sciences Faculty Named 2016-2017 University Faculty Scholars

Three Sciences faculty are among the 2016-2017 class of NC State University Faculty Scholars, which represents top early- and mid-career faculty engaging in research to present solutions to society’s most pressing issues.