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Month: January 2022

Jason Rochette

Jan 31, 2022

After Graduating, Jason Rochette ’07 Follows His Love for Polymer Chemistry

Wilson College of Textiles alumnus Jason Rochette ’07 is the epitome of a graduate who loves his alma mater and who followed his passion for polymer chemistry after leaving campus. 

Researcher at computer in lab

Jan 28, 2022

Researchers Find New Way to Kick-Start Process of Making of Carbon Fiber

NC State researchers found a way to improve the energy efficiency of part of the process for making carbon fiber. 

Eva King

Jan 26, 2022

Fashion and Textile Management Student Explores Industry Sustainability through Kontoor Internship

Senior Eva King spent the summer learning about sustainability in the textile industry during her internship with global apparel company Kontoor. 

Dean David Hinks, President John Hauser, President Garrett Hinshaw

Jan 25, 2022

New Community College Partnerships Provide Opportunity for Students, Industry

A set of agreements with community college's in North Carolina's piedmont will bring new talent to both the Wilson College of Textiles and the state's textile industry. 

Meredith Howell

Jan 24, 2022

Meet the Wilson College Student Designing Looks for NBA All-Star Zion Williamson

Fashion and textile management student Meredith Howell's unique take on streetwear has caught the eye of stylists, musicians and athletes. 

military suits

Jan 24, 2022

NC State Wilson, ZTE Part of Major DoD Grant to Develop High-Tech Military Textiles

The Wilson College of Textiles is partnering with the Department of Defense to innovate new protections for our military. 

Frances Massey

Jan 21, 2022

College’s First Female Faculty Member Establishes Charitable Trust to Support Students and Faculty

Retired textiles professor Frances Massey, who was the college’s first female faculty member, has established a charitable trust to fund endowments for the Wilson College of Textiles and NC State Libraries. 

Jeff Joines , Brandon King, and Dr. Noa Segall

Jan 21, 2022

Simulating Life-Saving Solutions

TTM alumnus Brandon King graduated with his doctoral degree — and real-world problem-solving experience. He used simulation and data analysis to help nurses find the best way to meet a life-saving goal: reaching patients in cardiac arrest within two minutes. 

Models on runway

Jan 20, 2022

Fashion For All 

Two master’s students are designing the future of inclusive, expressive apparel. 

Dylan Batch

Jan 19, 2022

See What Students Created in Fall 2021

The Fall 2021 Student Portfolio showcases work from undergraduate and graduate students.