Special Topic Information Sessions

The Wilson College of Textiles offers a variety of options to connect with us. Explore our special topic information sessions and connect with current students, faculty and alumni. These topics are just a sampling of how interdisciplinary the textile industry is.

Students use the Hunt Library. Photo by Marc Hall

Topic Date Time
A Career in Law: Ever thought about a career in law? Talk with some of our alumni who pursued a Juris Doctorate and work in law and how their undergraduate experience exposed them to different sectors of law and have enhanced their professional career. September 23 5:30 p.m. EST
Working for an Athletic Company: Adidas, Nike, Under Armor, lululemon and more. Hear from our alumni on their experiences working for an athletic company and see how your dream of working for your favorite athletic company can come true. October 5 5:30 p.m. EST
Minorities in Textiles: Identify as a BIPOC? Hear from our BIPOC alum on their experiences in the workplace and how they found community. October 21 5:30 p.m. EST
Working for your Favorite Brand: We all have our favorite brands that we wear or dream of buying. Learn about the experiences our students have had interning at their favorite brand or alumni who work for their favorite brand. Dreams really do come true! November 5 5:30 p.m. EST
Sustainability: Learn from faculty and alumni on ways they are working to make the textile industry more sustainable. November 17 5:30 p.m. EST
Medical and Technical Textiles: Learn about some of the exciting medical and technical textile innovations happening in the college and the textile industry. December 8 5:30 p.m. EST

Questions? Contact: Jaquan Scott (jdscott3@ncsu.edu)