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Year: 2021

Claire Henson

Dec 22, 2021

Wilson College Student Improving Sustainability One Wolfpack Win at a Time

Textile engineering student Claire Henson is applying her knowledge about and passion for sustainability through an internship with Wolfpack Athletics. 

Gymnast Grace Hunter

Dec 21, 2021

Wilson College Student, Professor Explain the Textile Science Behind Gymnastics Uniform

Gymnast Grace Hunter says studying fashion and textile management has provided her with a better appreciation for her leotards. 

soccer goalie during game

Dec 20, 2021

Textile Engineering Student-Athlete Gains New Perspective on Soccer Uniform Through Studies

Discover the textile science of uniforms through the perspective of a current Wilson College student-athlete. 

Jakub Sciora

Dec 20, 2021

Jakub Sciora Is Always up for a Challenge

Accelerated bachelor's master's student and Centennial Scholar Jakub Sciora is heading to one of the nation’s premier public industrial materials companies to begin his career before he graduates with a master's in textile engineering. 

Close up of cotton design

Dec 17, 2021

Students Earn Scholarships, Design Inclusive Textile Products Through Cotton Incorporated Competition

Fashion and textile design students applied Universal Design principles to develop marketable textile products for this "Cotton in the Curriculum" competition. 

Wilson College graduate gives a hug at graduation

Dec 16, 2021

Wilson College Welcomes New Class of Alumni

Experience December commencement through photos. 

Alicia Lecceardone Receives Eastman Award

Dec 16, 2021

Assistant Dean Honored By Eastman Chemical, NC State

Assistant Dean Alicia Lecceardone received an award, and additional funding, in recognition of her overhaul of the college's onboarding process and its impact on safety. 

model walking runway

Dec 10, 2021

Threads Senior Collection Provides Room for Expression, Opportunity

Models wearing looks from 15 student collections walked down the runway in celebration of creative freedom and student talent. 

Wilson college graduates in patagonia team photo

Dec 7, 2021

Wilson College Double Graduate Joins Patagonia’s Wolfpack

Julia Koehler uses her master's in textile chemistry and bachelor's in polymer and color chemistry to help lead color development and innovation at the company. 

Rob (left) and Rick (right)

Dec 3, 2021

Like Music to His Ears: Celebrating a Father’s Legacy of Love and Wolfpack Spirit

Rick Elmore '92 built upon the legacy of his father, Robert “Bob” Elmore ’69, through his attendance, service and generosity to the Wilson College of Textiles.