Environmental Sciences News

Nov 10, 2017

Per Frisk: The Nature Conservancy Volunteer to Burn Technician Position

A little about me: My name is Per Frisk and I graduated this past May with a major in Environmental Sciences and minor in Forest Management, and began work a week later. I’m glad I decided to dive right into […]

Aug 15, 2017

Environmental Sciences Alumni Spotlight: Katie Thomas

Each semester, the Environmental Sciences Academic Program highlight alumni who represent the diverse and involved alumni population that graduated from our program. This Fall the spotlight focuses on, Katie Thomas. Name: Katie Thomas Graduation Year: May 2015 Focal Area: Natural Resources- Ecosystem Assessment […]

Aug 1, 2017

Environmental Sciences Spotlight: Mary Summers Rogers

Each month, the Environmental Sciences Academic Program highlights a current student who represent the diverse and involved student population within the program. This month, August, the spotlight focuses on, Mary Summers Rogers. Name: Mary Summers Rogers Focal Area: Urban Sustainability Year: Senior Hometown: […]

Jul 1, 2017

Environmental Sciences Spotlight: John Johnson

Each month, the Environmental Sciences Academic Program highlights a current student who represent the diverse and involved student population within the program. This month, July, the spotlight focuses on, John Johnson. Name: John Johnson Focal Area: Sustainable Chemistry Year: Senior Hometown: Charlotte, NC […]

Mar 1, 2017

Environmental Sciences Spotlight: Nathaniel Chapman

Each month, the Environmental Sciences Academic Program highlights a current student who represent the diverseand involved student population within the program. This month, March, the spotlight focuses on, Nathaniel Chapman. Name: Nathaniel Chapman Focal Area: Plant Biology Year: Senior Hometown: Golden Valley, Rutherford […]

Feb 9, 2017

Environmental Sciences Alumni Spotlight: Heather Troutman

Each semester, the Environmental Sciences Academic Program highlights alumni who represent the diverse and involved alumni population that graduated from our program. This semester the spotlight focuses on, Heather Troutman. Name: Heather Troutman Graduation Year: May 2014 Focal Area: Sustainable Design 1. How did your […]

Jan 27, 2017

Environmental Sciences Spotlight: Alex Gizzi

Each month, the Environmental Sciences Academic Program highlights a current student who represent the diverse and involved student population within the program. This month, February, the spotlight focuses on, Alex Gizzi. Name: Alex Gizzi Focal Area: Atmospheric Science Year: Super-Senior! (5th Year) Hometown: Cary, NC 1. […]

Jan 23, 2017

The Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program

Do you love nature? Are diversity and inclusion important to you? Are you considering a career in conservation or natural resource research or management? The Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program is an exciting opportunity for undergraduates at NC State with […]

Dec 21, 2016

Jessica Citrola: Study Abroad Experience

During the spring semester of my sophomore year, I studied abroad in Taipei, Taiwan from February until the end of June. I attended National Taiwan University and took one environmental advised elective, Western Literature II, a woman’s studies course, and a […]

Dec 6, 2016

Mary Summers Rogers: Summer Internship Experience

I spent 10 weeks this summer interning at Crescent Communities, a Charlotte-based land and real estate development firm, under their Director of Stewardship and Innovation. From a sustainability viewpoint, it certainly seemed like I was behind enemy lines, working for […]