Honors and Awards

May 8, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

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.

May 7, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

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.

May 4, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

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.

May 4, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

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.

Apr 27, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

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.

Apr 25, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

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.

Apr 3, 2018  |  Our People

Bookmarks: 2018 Revealed, 2019 Design Challenge Opens

The College of Textiles unveils it 2018 bookmark and announces the 2019 competition theme!

Mar 21, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

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.

Mar 9, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

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.

Mar 7, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

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.