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Distance Education Challenges + Strategies: Students’ Perspectives

Last month, two BAE professors discussed the benefits, challenges and strategies of distance education (DE) at NC State in the blog “Distance Education Challenges + Strategies: Professors’ Perspectives.” This month, it’s the students’ turn to share their insight. We know DE may be daunting for those who have never participated in an online course or[…] Read More

BAE’s Version of the 3MT Competition

Last month, in the Biological and Agricultural Engineering Department at NC State, faculty, staff and students participated in their very own version of a national competition called the Three-Minute Thesis (3MT). But in this competition, the faculty were the ones to present their research in a succinct way — to clearly and concisely explain their[…] Read More

Alumni Spotlight: Matthew Jones

Matthew Jones is a graduate of NC State with two degrees from the Biological and Agricultural Engineering (BAE) department. He first graduated in 2005 with a Bachelor of Science degree, and again in 2008 with a Ph.D, focusing his study on the thermal impacts of stormwater control measures. He recently received the BAE department’s first[…] Read More