Feb 27, 2023  |  Alumni

Benny Freeman Elected to the National Academy of Engineering

NC State chemical engineering graduate and former faculty member Professor Benny D. Freeman (B.S. ‘83) has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE). Benny holds the William J. (Bill) Murray, Jr. Endowed Chair in Engineering in the McKetta […]

Jan 20, 2023

Billy Bardin: 2023 AIChE President

Congratulations to Billy Bardin (B.S. ’95) as he begins his term as the 2023 President of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE). With more than 60,000 members from more than 110 countries, the AIChE is the premier technical society […]

Dec 13, 2022  |  Alumni

Honoring the 2022 CBE Distinguished Alumni

On December 9, 2022, the department hosted a luncheon to honor four of our graduates with CBE Distinguished Alumni Awards and one graduate with the CBE Distinguished Young Alumni Award. Established in 2016, the awards are intended to celebrate and […]

Dec 6, 2022

A One-of-a-Kind Pair

Written by Engineering Communications. William R. (Bill) Garwood, chemical engineering ‘60, and Jeffrey R. (Jeff) Garwood, chemical engineering ‘84, have more in common than a typical father-son pair. They both went to NC State University, both graduated from the Department of […]

Nov 28, 2022

The Impact of Giving

Giving is critical to the work that we accomplish in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (CBE). We use scholarship funds to recruit and support our talented students – and to help them thrive when they get here. We […]

Nov 9, 2022

Quint M. Barefoot: 2022 Distinguished Engineering Alumni

Quint M. Barefoot received the Distinguished Engineering Alumni (DEA) award during a dinner and ceremony on campus on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2022. Quint earned a B.S. in chemical engineering from NC State in 1985 and completed his MBA at the […]