Two Textiles Faculty Recognized for Outstanding Extension Service
Two College of Textiles faculty members have received the NC State University Outstanding Extension Service Award, which acknowledges exceptional extension engagement and economic development activities. Learn more about recipients Dr. Karen K. Leonas and Dr. Bryan Ormond.
Dr. Cynthia L. Istook Named Cornelson Family Distinguished Professor
Dr. Cynthia Istook, professor in the department of Textile and Apparel, Technology and Management (TATM), has been named the Cornelson Family Distinguished Professor of Textile and Apparel Design, effective April 1. The professorship was established in 1987 to help advance the field of textile and apparel design. Istook is a leader in this field, molding tomorrow’s pioneers and actively working to improve apparel design through emerging technology.
Textiles Receives NC State Sustainability Fund Grant
Ten projects have received NC State Sustainability Fund grants to improve campus sustainability in the 2018-2019 fiscal year. One of those is the installation of water bottle refilling stations at the College of Textiles.
Pourdeyhimi and Seyam Win Holladay Medals
Two Textiles faculty received Holladay Medals, the university’s highest honor. The Holladay Medal recognizes outstanding achievement and sustained impact in research, teaching or extension and engagement.
Bill Oxenham Receives Distinguished Graduate Professorship Award
William Oxenham, the Abel C. Lineberger Chaired Professor at NC State University’s College of Textiles, was one of four NC State faculty to receive the Alumni Association Distinguished Graduate Professorship Award for for 2018. The award, which recognizes outstanding graduate level teaching at NC State, was presented at the 2018 Faculty Awards and Mathews Medal Ceremony on April 23, 2018.
Textile Engineering Professor Wins UNC Excellence in Teaching Award
Melissa Pasquinelli emphasizes creative and critical thought in the classroom. Her approach means she sometimes learns alongside her students.
Bookmarks: 2018 Revealed, 2019 Design Challenge Opens
The College of Textiles unveils it 2018 bookmark and announces the 2019 competition theme!
Andre West Named 2018 Textiles Leader of the Year
NC State’s College of Textiles has named Andre West the 2018 Leader of the Year. West, who is an assistant professor in the Textile and Apparel, Technology and Management department, will receive his award at a banquet on April 3.
Dr. Philip Bradford Named 2017-18 University Faculty Scholar
Philip D. Bradford, associate professor in the Textile Engineering, Chemistry and Science department at NC State’s College of Textiles has been named a 2017-18 University Faculty Scholar by Chancellor Randy Woodson.
Textile Chemistry Alum Honored with Prestigious Watauga Medal
William K. “Bill” Collins Sr. and Benjamin P. “Ben” Jenkins III named the 2018 recipients of the Watauga Medal, NC State University’s highest nonacademic honor.