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Biomedical engineering seniors (left to right) Andrew Miller, Galen Graham and Yohanes Haile traveled to Ethiopia as part of their senior design project.

Biomedical engineering seniors (left to right) Andrew Miller, Galen Graham and Yohanes Haile traveled to Ethiopia as part of their senior design project.

Life changers

NC State biomedical engineering students develop new tools to improve medical care in developing countries.

After learning that few options exist for physical rehabilitation in El Remate, a small village in northern Guatemala, NC State biomedical engineering student Eyob Eyualem and his senior design team chose to help. They designed a stationary bicycle with special wooden footplates that can be crafted by local carvers to give injured riders more stability as they pedal.

CBE professors receive teaching and learning award

Two NC State chemical and biomolecular engineering professors are members of a team that received the 2013 Maryellen Weimer Scholarly Work on Teaching and Learning Award.

Engineering Online ranked top online program for veterans, active duty military by U.S. News & World Report

Engineering Online at North Carolina State University has been named the nation's top online graduate engineering program for veterans and active duty military personnel by U.S. News & World Report. North Carolina is home to the nation’s third-largest military population.

Grant recognized as STEM Exemplar

Dr. Christine Grant, associate dean of faculty development and special initiatives and professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering in the College of Engineering at North Carolina State University, was recognized by the North Carolina A&T State University Urban Education Institute as a STEM Exemplar. Grant was honored at an awards and recognition banquet in Greensboro, NC, on March 8.

Evans receives ASCE Tipton Award

Dr. Robert O. Evans, professor and head of the Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering at North Carolina State University, has received the 2013 Royce J. Tipton Award from the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).

College of Engineering names 2013 Awards for Excellence winners

The College of Engineering at North Carolina State University has recognized Hailey Queen in the College of Engineering Academic Affairs office; Meghan Johnston in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering; and Debbie Allgood-Staton in the Edward P. Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering as winners of the 2013 Awards for Excellence.

Two NC State chemical and biomolecular engineers honored by ASEE

Two professors in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at North Carolina State University were honored at the 2013 meeting of the American Society for Engineering Education Southeastern Section (ASEE-SE).

D’Amico named coordinator of engineering K-12 outreach extension

Susan D’Amico has been named coordinator of engineering K-12 outreach extension in the College of Engineering at North Carolina State University.

Daniel named director of Minority Engineering Programs

Angelitha L. Daniel has been named director of Minority Engineering Programs (MEP) in the College of Engineering at North Carolina State University.

Ducoste appointed to EPA Science Advisory Board

Dr. Joel Ducoste, professor in the Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering at North Carolina State University, has been appointed by US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Lisa Jackson to a three-year term on the EPA’s Science Advisory Board (SAB).