NC State’s Strong Fundraising Momentum Continues
After another outstanding year of fundraising, NC State is closing in on the $1.6 billion goal of its Think and Do the Extraordinary Campaign. Students, faculty, programs and facilities across the university will benefit from $220 million in gifts and new pledges received during the 2018-19 fiscal year that ended June 30.
Ceremony Dedicates Newly Redesigned and Renovated Albright Sports Medicine Center
The 6,000-square-foot Albright Sports Medicine Center, at the Wendell Murphy Football Center at Carter-Finley Stadium, features state-of-the-art amenities and equipment to ensure the health, safety and well-being of the NC State football squad. The center is named in honor of generous lead donors Andy and Jane Albright, and their family, and last week's ceremony recognized other contributors as well.
New Tool Tackles Uncertainty in Military Logistics Planning
Military deployments – whether humanitarian missions or combat operations – to austere environments involve extensive logistical planning, which is often complicated by unforeseen events. Researchers centered in NC State's Edward P. Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering have created a model to help military leaders better account for logistical risk and uncertainty during operational planning and execution.
Engineering’s Crown Jewel
Work continues on Centennial Campus' next iconic structure. Fitts-Woolard Hall will open its doors in summer 2020, putting some of the College of Engineering's most impactful research on display and standing as an impressive complement to Hunt Library.
Homegrown Talent Helping Fitts-Woolard Hall Rise
Along with more than 300 alumni donors helping to fund construction, Fitts-Woolard Hall is benefiting from the expertise of several NC State engineering alumni working on the project.
#GivingPack: Philanthropy at Work
Each day, across NC State, students, faculty, researchers and staff encounter extraordinary experiences and opportunities made possible by donor support. Learn more about how donors who join us in our Campaign change the future for NC State — and the world.
College of Engineering Marks Fitts-Woolard Hall Milestone
The College of Engineering celebrated progress on the extraordinary building Dec. 12 with a Topping Off Celebration and lunch. The event marked the placing of the highest, but not last, steel beam in the new building’s frame.
Family Honors Longtime Head of Ceramic Engineering Department
The family of the late William "Wurth" Kriegel has named in his honor the room in Engineering Building I that's occupied by the head of the Department of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE). Kriegel spent 32 years at NC State as an instructor, professor and then department head in the Department of Ceramic Engineering, which grew into today’s MSE, but his office door was always open to students.
Reflections and Reactions: Wilson College of Textiles Makes History
Students, faculty and staff at the Wilson College of Textiles share what the Wilson family's generous gift means to them.
Wilson College of Textiles Honors an Extraordinary Gift and an Extraordinary History
An extraordinary gift from Fred Wilson Jr. ('61), of High Point, and the Wilson family celebrates three generations of Textiles alumni and makes Wilson College of Textiles the second named college at NC State.