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Nov 30, 2022

Wolfpack Investor Network Empowers NC State’s Global Impact with Harbright Ventures Partnership

The Wolfpack Investor Network (WIN), NC State University’s alumni-driven, early-stage investor group, is partnering with Harbright Ventures to enhance WIN member engagement, provide pre- and post-deal investment leadership and increase support for the broader NC State entrepreneurial community. This collaboration […]

Oct 26, 2022

NC State Celebrates Innovation, Entrepreneurship

While the pandemic may have prevented in-person gatherings for a couple of years, innovation had no choice to not only continue but to blossom. That was no different at NC State — where, as just one example, our Nonwovens Institute […]

May 6, 2022

National Inventors Hall of Fame Honors 3 With Ties to NC State

The people responsible for some of the world’s most innovative ideas — such as the sports bra, laser hair removal and synthetic lubricants — get the red carpet treatment this week at a two-day event in Washington, D.C., dubbed “the […]

Apr 21, 2022

Register Now for CMI’s CATALYZE 2022, held Friday, May 13th

On May 13th 2022, the Comparative Medicine Institute (CMI) is sponsoring CATALYZE, a full-day, NC State wide commercialization conference to spark ideas and team formation for commercialization at the earliest stage. Commercialization begins with good ideas and a small team […]

Mar 16, 2022

Seed Funding Speeds Growth for TreeCo — an NC State Startup

Just shy of three years ago, Jack Wang and Rodolphe Barrangou — two NC State professors — received support from the Chancellor’s Innovation Fund, a competitive internal seed funding program. Now, their startup TreeCo is thriving. The world’s largest and […]

Sep 9, 2021

NSF Awards the Inaugural NSF I-Corps Hubs

NC State University, in partnership with nine other leading research universities, has been selected by the National Science Foundation to be one of the five national I-Corps Hubs, a program that seeks to change the culture of research universities to explore commercialization […]

Aug 30, 2021

Video Highlights from the ORC Internship Program

Learn more about our internship program and hear from former interns, including their experience at ORC and how it prepared them for their current careers.  

Aug 10, 2021

It’s Official: FCC Names Raleigh “Innovation Zone” for drone, wireless communications

The Federal Communications Commission officially awarded and designated innovation zone status to an existing site in and nearby North Carolina State University on Thursday. This allows for the testing of advanced technologies beyond the boundaries of a college or university […]

Jul 30, 2021

Chancellor’s Innovation Fund Catalyzes 6 Promising Projects

Research at NC State uncovers potential solutions to some of the world’s grandest challenges. And thanks to the Chancellor’s Innovation Fund (CIF), six new projects will receive support that could bring their research one step closer to market-ready technologies — with […]

Apr 14, 2021

Video: Unlocking Innovation in the Research Triangle

A video created for the Council for Entrepreneurial Development showcases ways NC State works with Duke University and UNC-Chapel Hill, along with many other public and private partners, to drive innovation in the region.