The Goodnight Scholars Program’s STEM Outreach Initiative (SOI) encourages reciprocal partnerships between educational organizations (i.e., K-12 public school, non-profit organization focused on STEM education, etc.) in North Carolina and current Goodnight Scholars. Through these partnerships, organizations can use the STEM knowledge and skills of Goodnight Scholars to support educational programming for their various communities.
programs: Science, Tech, Engineering & Math
The Nonwovens Institute (NWI) is the world’s first accredited academic program for the interdisciplinary field of engineered fabrics. Based at the Centennial Campus at North Carolina State University in Raleigh, the NWI is an innovative global parternship between industry, government and academe. Operating on an “Open Innovation” platform, the Nonwoven Institute engages experts from industry… Read More
This is a partial listing of CSLEPS’ partners and a brief description about each organization. These groups perform service to the local community, get involved, and help other students made a difference through their active participation.
NextGen Air Transportation (NGAT) Center at the Institute for Transportation Research and Education (ITRE) at North Carolina State University is a non-profit partnership with academia, industry, and the government focused on developing and evaluating improvements to existing and anticipated air traffic control, airspace management, airport and airspace system capacity, surface traffic management, and flight safety.
The Institute for Transportation Research and Education’s (ITRE) Highway Systems Group assists public and private sector transportation agencies in conducting research and providing solutions for surface infrastructure and air quality issues. The Group’s research and development projects address various needs in transportation maintenance, construction, and system administration. Group staff engage in many national research projects for… Read More
“NC LTAP is one of 59 LTAP centers nationwide established by the US DOT Federal Highway Administration and administered by ITRE (Institute for Transportation Research and Education). LTAP’s mission is to help local transportation agencies tap into new technology, information, and training to operate more efficiently and safely. NC LTAP provides local NC road departments… Read More
The Institute for Transportation Research and Education’s (ITRE) Public Transportation Group conducts applied research, training, and technical assistance for transit, bicycle and pedestrian, and pupil transportation issues. The Group supports state transportation departments and local transit operators, and delivers professional skills training to transit industry employees. Group staff apply their extensive knowledge and experience in rural… Read More
Online master degree programs in engineering and computer science are available to working professional who because of geographical restraints, work or family responsibilities cannot come to campus to complete a graduate degree. The online courses are the same in terms of requirements and academic vigor and are delivered via the Internet using streaming media technology…. Read More
Outstanding K-12 public school teachers selected as Kenan Fellows engage in a year-long fellowship in partnership with university researchers and industry experts. The program provides opportunities for development and advancement for accomplished teacher leaders in North Carolina, empowering them to catalyze innovation in our schools. Key components of the fellowships are a 5-week summer research… Read More
The Intensive English Program (IEP) provides high-quality English language instruction to non-native English speakers seeking academic preparation, professional development, or personal enrichment. IEP students acquire the essential language skills and intercultural competencies to succeed in today’s global economy.