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Artist Larry Bell stands near the construction site as Reds and Whites is installed on Centennial Campus.

Aug 17, 2023

NC State begins construction of new art plaza on Centennial Campus 

Centennial Campus is now officially home to Reds and Whites, a public art display by world-renowned artist Larry Bell. The piece, commissioned by the Centennial Campus Public Art Committee, was recently installed at the bottom of The Oval, adjacent to Hunt Library. Construction on the surrounding plaza is expected to be complete later this fall. … 

NC State alumnae Abby Lampe smiling and holding her winning block of cheese.

Dec 1, 2022

Alumna Abby Lampe makes history as the world champion of cheese rolling

In North Carolina, NC State students and alumni recognize the name Lampe from a street on main campus or as the last name of a former engineering dean. Around the world, the name is now known for an unusual event: the Cooper’s Hill Cheese-Rolling and Wake. 

eGames winner poses holding a check with Mr. and Mrs. Wuf.

Apr 25, 2022

2022 eGames winners announced

On Monday, April 18, the NC State entrepreneurship community gathered in person to watch the 2022 eGames Award Ceremony emceed by NC State alumni and Fox Sports reporter, Amanda Busick. 

Thank you postcard featuring photo of NC State belltower surrounded by green trees.

Oct 28, 2021

Foundation Year in Review

In line with other fundraising efforts across campus, the NC State Engineering Foundation, Inc. led the College in surpassing its $230 million Think and Do the Extraordinary Campaign goal this year, with $250,010,197 raised to date. We are poised to raise $260-$270 million by campaign close on December 31, 2021. Fundraising totals to the College were… 

KeJuan Weaver (foreground), Hillary Spangler and Andrew Miller discuss the impact of philanthropy at Red and White Night 2018.

Jan 9, 2019

Philanthropy helps ‘what if’ become ‘what is’ for 2013 graduates

KeJuan Weaver, Hillary Spangler and Andrew Miller have turned “what if” into “what is” since graduating from NC State in 2013. See how this impressive group of alumni has embraced Think and Do. 

image of Malcolm Benitz

Jan 9, 2019

Recent graduates credit NC State Think and Do with healthcare startup success

One of the vexing problems in health care is how to securely and effectively share patient medical information among care providers. Medicom, a Raleigh-based startup – whose founders were NC State University undergraduate students when they began developing their startup […] 

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Jan 11, 2017

A Year in Review

Join the College of Engineering as we take a look back at 2016 and the extraordinary work we have accomplished.