Students’ Innovation to Renew a Coastal Wetland

Students’ Innovation to Renew a Coastal Wetland

Video by Chris Liotta

Visitors to Harkers Island this summer may wonder about the unusual metal structure at the entrance to the popular Core Sound Waterfowl Museum & Heritage Center.

The “stormwater […]

Building Connections

Building Connections

As a sustainability, environmental and engineering intern for Charlotte Mecklenburg Utilities Department (CMUD) in 2012-2013, Jacob Monroe had the responsibility of mapping the fiber optic cable network in each of […]

Students Explore Environmental Justice

Students Explore Environmental Justice

Like many college students, a group of NC State students traveled toward the beach over spring break. But that’s where the similarities end between this Alternative Service Break trip and […]

Sustainability Earns Campus, Community Awards

Sustainability Earns Campus, Community Awards

A successful NC State waste diversion program and a long-time university faculty member received top honors at the City of Raleigh Environmental Awards on April 25.

NC State’s Zero Waste Workplace […]

Students Challenged to Design Incredible Edible Cars

Students Challenged to Design Incredible Edible Cars

Written by Rebecca Nagy, Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering

Protein bars. A sausage link. Carrots. Cookies. Hot dogs.

While these may not seem like the ideal materials to build a car, […]

Students Install Solar To Help Others

Students Install Solar To Help Others

When student Elizabeth Wallner boarded the plane to California as part of an NC State Alternative Service Break trip focused on solar energy, she knew the physical impact that she […]