Stories From Jan 2021

Jan 29, 2021

Creation Spaces Bring Ideas to Life

NC State creation spaces fuel student creativity across campus. Learn about our network of creation spaces available to student makers from all disciplines.

Jan 22, 2021

New Scholarship Supports Diversity in Entrepreneurship

The Alagu Periyannan and Theivanai Palaniappan Entrepreneurship Scholarship will benefit students with outstanding achievements in or involvement with entrepreneurship activities. Both Periyannan and Palaniappan strongly believe in the importance of diversity in entrepreneurship and STEM professions.

Jan 15, 2021

NC State ISE Students Join Forces With Hosiery Mill to Create Face Coverings

Sameer Murarka Entrepreneurship Scholar and NC State Entrepreneurship Scholar Katie Lawson partnered with Eric Swanson to apply their industrial engineering knowledge in production line optimization, mask design and safe packaging to help meet the increased demand for face coverings during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jan 15, 2021

Spring 2021 – Entrepreneurship Garage Member Policy Updates

Learn about the protocols and guidelines to help promote a safe and supportive environment at the Entrepreneurship Garage.

Jan 13, 2021

5 Tips for Making the Most of Mentorship

We are kicking off the spring 2021 semester with a fresh set of tips for mentees looking to build relationships with mentors in our network. There are tons of upcoming opportunities to plug in, and connect with new people who are looking to help you.

Jan 11, 2021

Botta Named NC State’s 4th Marshall Scholar

Colton Botta, a December 2019 graduate in computer science with a minor in business entrepreneurship, is NC State’s fourth Marshall Scholar and one of only 46 nationwide in 2020. The two-year scholarship includes university fees, cost-of-living expenses, an annual book grant, a thesis grant, research and daily travel grants, and fares to and from the United Kingdom.

Jan 11, 2021

NC State ISE Students Join Forces With Hosiery Mill to Create Face Masks

Katie Lawson and Eric Swanson, join local hosiery mill as industrial engineering consultants to direct Easy Masks in optimal production.

Jan 4, 2021

Calling All Change-Makers for a Sustainability Challenge With Cash Prizes

We’re kicking off the New Year with an innovation challenge open to all NC State students – Make-a-Thon! Get ready to form a team to create the best solutions to environmental issues.