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Collage photos of students at Make-A-Thon event showcasing their innovations and projects.

Waste Solutions are Big Winners at 2023 Make-A-Thon

Students shared their ideas and competed for prizes during the annual NC State Make-A-Thon sustainability challenge.

A man packs a crate of donated items into the trunk of a car.

Packing the Pantry

The inaugural Year of Feeding the Pack challenge united the university community to collect 23,542 pounds of food for NC State’s food pantry.

Two students work at a table in the Senior Design Lab. Textile samples are on the table they are working at, and the PPE suit they are working to improve is visible hanging on a whiteboard behind them.

Wilson College of Textiles Students Develop More Sustainable PPE

A group of NC State University seniors partnered with Pine Bluff Arsenal to choose a new material for coveralls worn by members of the U.S. Army.

Innovate for Sustainability: Join NC State Make-A-Thon

Experience ideation, innovation and competition firsthand at NC State Make-A-Thon. Register by Jan. 23, 2023 at go.ncsu.edu/makeathon.

Students “LEED” the Way for Durham Public Schools

NC State’s LEED Lab course partners with Durham Public Schools to boost sustainability.

Kids pick up trash on the beach

Study: Bilingual Kids Could Lead In Ocean Environmental Action

Participation in environmental education programs can motivate children across diverse language groups to act responsibly toward the environment, a recent study from North Carolina State University researchers suggests.

 

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