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 […]

NC State’s Alex Hsain Wins Truman Scholarship

NC State’s Alex Hsain Wins Truman Scholarship

Hanan “Alex” Hsain, a junior majoring in materials science and engineering at North Carolina State University, has been awarded a 2017 Truman Scholarship.

The Colonial Heights, Virginia, native will use the […]

Sailing Club Anchored In Its Sustainability Commitment

Sailing Club Anchored In Its Sustainability Commitment

When is the last time you saw a college basketball player dodge trash on the court or a football player leap over litter on the playing field? Most likely you’ve […]

Students Donate Leftover Campus Food To People In Need

Students Donate Leftover Campus Food To People In Need

During her first year at NC State, engineering student Morgan Murdock participated in an Alternative Service Break trip, where she served at a community center in a low-income neighborhood.

“Something I […]

Carrying Water for a Cause

Carrying Water for a Cause

Since NC State alum Doc Hendley founded Wine to Water in 2004, the Boone-based nonprofit organization has provided clean water for more than 600,000 people in 25 countries.

Now the NC […]

Students Plan Pollinator Education Week

Students Plan Pollinator Education Week

Have you heard about the challenges facing pollinators worldwide? From collapsing honey bee colonies to disappearing monarch butterflies, pollinating insects are suffering from numerous threats including habitat loss, chemical exposure, […]

Students Spotlight Sustainability in NC State Sports

Students Spotlight Sustainability in NC State Sports

These days it’s not enough to win on the sports field.

Over the past decade, many professional and collegiate sporting teams, organizations and events have launched robust sustainability initiatives that build […]