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Ben There, Will do That

It seemed easy for the newest OR faculty member, Ben Rachunok, to return to NC State. He received his bachelor's degree from NC State and grew up here.
A row of blue digital wind turbines drawn with lines on a black background

It’s like a Fitbit, But Bigger

OR assistant professor Sara Shashaani is researching digital twins thanks to a three-year grant from the National Science Foundation.
Ph.D. student Jessica Mele gets hooded during the OR Fall 2022 OR Graduation Ceremony

OR Fall 2022 Graduation Ceremony

The Fall 2022 OR Graduation Ceremony was live-streamed so that all the friends, families, and OR community could celebrate this joyous event anywhere.
Russ Nelson standing in front of the large NC State University College of Engineering sign in Fitts-Woolard Hall

Grad Student Profile: Russ Nelson

Russ Nelson, U.S. Army Veteran, is using his time in the OR Program to help ensure mission success.