Professional Engineers of North Carolina (PENC) is the ONLY organization in the state that exists to protect your professional engineering license. Comprised of over 1100 licensed engineers, Engineer Interns, and engineering student members, PENC is committed to promoting and protecting licensure and the ethical practice of engineering.
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Professional Engineers of North Carolina

2016 Summer Conference

 June 26 – 28, 2016

Hosted at the Beautiful Renaissance Hotel in Asheville, NC


Registration still open!
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Engineering News

2015-2016 Officers inducted:
PENC President - Susan Habina Woolard, PE
PENC President-Elect - Nathan Epling, PE
PENC Secretary - Tom Bach, PE
PENC Treasurer - Paul Shivers, PE
PENC Past-President - Neil Deans, PE

At-large directors are:
Jim Trogdon, PE of Raleigh
Martin Kane, PE, PhD of Charlotte
Sarah Spagnola, PE of Raleigh

Community College Innovation Challenge names 2016 winners

Forsyth Technical Community College's team presents its proposal

A team of expert judges has selected Forsyth Technical Community College’s team as first place and Nor...

Atmospheric scientists boldly go into the heart of a tornado

TWIRL tornado project

This is part 18 in a series on NSF's geosciences risk and resilience interest area. Please see parts

Ailing Antarctic personnel transported to safety

airplane on ice

Two people stationed at the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station have arrived safely in Punta Arenas, Chile, for medical treatment.

The arrival ...

Researchers discover oldest evidence of 'farming' -- by insects

A 25 million-year-old termite nest with the remains of a

Scientists have discovered the oldest fossil evidence of agriculture -- not by humans, but by insects.


Enabling the future of making

mobile maker center mockup

During the 2016 Week of Making, the National Science Foundation ...

Progress Energy Sustaining Friends

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June 25-28, 2016
2016 PENC Summer Conference  Asheville, NC

August 31, 2016
PENC Wilmington Seminars

December 12-14, 2016
PENC Raleigh Seminars

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