May 1, 2017  |  Awards and Honors

CBE Students Rack Up Awards

Towards the end of every semester, student awards in a wide range of categories are typically announced. Spring 2017 is no exception, as several CBE students have reaped important recognitions and awards… Undergraduates Alexander Kearney, a Benjamin Franklin Scholar double-majoring […]

Apr 3, 2017  |  Students

Senior Ashle Page Receives a Newman Civic Fellowship

Ms. Ashle Page, a double major in chemical engineering and color chemistry, has been selected to receive a Newman Civic Fellowship. Chancellor Woodson nominated Ashle for this honor. The Fellowship recognizes and supports community-committed students who have demonstrated an investment […]

Apr 3, 2017  |  Awards and Honors

Amber Hubbard Wins First Place Award at the Graduate Research Symposium

Ms. Amber Hubbard (co-advised by Professors Dickey and Genzer) received the first place award in the Engineering category for her poster “Curvature of Light Responsive, Shape Memory Polymers for the Production of Biologically-Inspired, Functional Devices” at the 12th Annual Graduate […]

Mar 31, 2017  |  Students

Kaitlyn Bacon, Camden Cutright, Emily McGuinness and Chris Cooper Selected to Receive NSF Fellowships

Ph.D. graduate students Ms. Kaitlyn Bacon (co-advised by S. Menegatti and B. Rao) and Mr. Camden Cutright (co-advised by J. Genzer, S. Khan, and S. Menegatti), alum Emily McGuinness (B.S. ’16) – now at Georgia Tech in Materials Science – […]

Mar 28, 2017  |  Awards and Honors

Dr. Carbonell and Senior Chris Cooper Paint the Belltower Red

The University illuminates the Memorial Belltower in red to celebrate special occasions and noteworthy accomplishments of NC State faculty, staff, and students. Two members of the CBE community have earned that honor…….. On Tuesday, March 14, Professor Ruben Carbonell was […]

Nov 28, 2016  |  Students

Chris Cooper is a 2016 Marshall Scholarship Finalist

Senior Christopher Cooper was selected as a finalist in the 2016 Marshall Scholarship competition. A double major in Chemical Engineering and Economics, Chris is also a Park Scholar, Goldwater Scholar, Benjamin Franklin Scholar and a member of the University Scholars […]

Nov 22, 2016  |  Students

Gilbert Castillo Wins 2016 Three-Minute Thesis Competition

Graduate student Gilbert Castillo is the winner of the University’s 2016 Three-Minute Thesis Competition. His talk, “Glass-like Coatings for Polyesters,” describes the focus of his research. The work involves studying how the properties of traditional polyester can be modified and […]

Oct 20, 2016  |  Students

Amber Hubbard & Anurodh Tripath Win First-Place Research Awards

Graduate students Amber Hubbard and Anurodh Tripathi won first-place awards at The Annual Triangle Student Research Competition on October 5, 2016. The Competition was hosted by the Triangle student chapters of the Materials Research Society and Electrochemical Society. Amber (advised by […]

Sep 26, 2016  |  Students

AIChE Student Chapter is Outstanding (Again)

Congratulations to the AIChE student chapter for being awarded a 2015-2016 AIChE Outstanding Student Chapter Award. This is the chapter’s 21st Outstanding Student Chapter Award (marking the 19th award in the past 20 years!) Thanks to the 2015-16 officers for […]