Environmental Sciences Student Spotlights

Jul 26, 2018

Hailey Shoptaugh: Education Intern at the Rachel Carson Reserve

Rachel Carson once wrote “The edge of the sea is a strange and beautiful place.” After spending ten weeks walking in her footsteps, I couldn’t agree more. My time as the education intern at the Rachel Carson Reserve was full […]

Jun 4, 2018

The Adventures of a Living Conservatory Intern

What are small, brightly colored, and loved all over? Butterflies! At my internship in the Living Conservatory at the NC Museum of Natural Sciences, I was constantly surrounded by them. Here, in this mock tropical dry forest, I’ve been teaching […]

Oct 15, 2017

Environmental Sciences Alumni Spotlight: Jeremy Evans

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, Jeremy Evans. Name: Jeremy Evans Graduation Year: May 2015 Focal Area: Soil Science 1. How […]

Sep 27, 2017

Student Spotlight: Claire Walczyk

Environmental Sciences and Business Administration double major Claire Walczyk spent a semester studying abroad in Spain.

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 […]

Jun 15, 2017

Environmental Sciences Alumni Spotlight: Hanna Woldemariam

Each semester, the Environmental Sciences Academic Program highlight alumni who represent the diverse and involved alumni population that graduated from our program. This summer the spotlight focuses on, Hanna Woldemariam. Name: Hanna Woldemariam Graduation Year: Summer 2016 Focal Area: Geographic Information System (GIS) 1. How […]

Jun 1, 2017

Environmental Sciences Spotlight: Mackenzie Fiss

Each month, the Environmental Sciences Academic Program highlights a current student who represent the diverse and involved student population within the program. This month, June, the spotlight focuses on, Mackenzie Fiss. Name: Mackenzie Fiss Focal Area: Chemistry (double major in marine sciences-biological […]

May 1, 2017

Environmental Sciences Spotlight: Kenneth Dunn Jr.

Each month, the Environmental Sciences Academic Program highlights a current student who represent the diverse and involved student population within the program. This month, May, the spotlight focuses on, Kenneth Dunn Jr. Name: Kenneth Dunn Jr. Focal Area: Forestry Year: Senior Hometown: Durham, […]