FER News

Feb 21, 2018

Employment Scams

There has been a recent surge in reports of students receiving emails from fraudulent employers. These scammers are preying on eager job seekers. Often scammers will pose as legitimate employers and email students offering employment opportunities to get them to respond with […]

Feb 15, 2018

ACC Meeting of the Minds: Trevor Setzer

Trevor Setzer is a senior in Forest Management and was selected to represent NC State University at the 2018 ACC Meeting of the Minds conference at Boston College.  We are excited that Trevor will represent NC State in April.  Congratulations Trevor! 1. Can you tell us a little […]

Jan 26, 2018

Graduate Student Spotlight and Global Change Fellow: Matthew Stillwagon

Each month, Forestry and Environmental Resources highlights a current student who represent the diverse and involved student population within the department. This month, February, the spotlight focuses on, Matthew Stillwagon.  Matthew is a doctoral student with Dr. Marcelo Ardon and is […]

Jan 25, 2018

How Humans Affect Mammal Movement

NC State zoologist Roland Kays explains a new international study of the movements of 57 mammal species, from weasel-like fishers in Albany, New York, to maneless lions in Tsavo, Kenya.

Jan 23, 2018

OUR Grant Recipient: Duncan Anderson

Duncan Anderson is a sophomore in Environmental Technology and Management and was awarded a spring OUR research award with Dr. Elizabeth Nichols. We are excited to feature Duncan and share his research project and future plans. Congratulations Duncan! 1. What […]

Jan 16, 2018

Lynn Lumens: The Intrinsic Value of Nonprofits

Standing in 82-degree weather dripping with sweat and feeling the dull ache in my hands as I swung the garden hoe down to break up the dry earth, all I could think was: “I hope that this sweat dries before I […]

Jan 9, 2018

OUR Grant Recipient: Jamie Cochran

Jamie Cochran is a sophomore in Environmental Technology and Management and was awarded a spring OUR research award with Dr. Elizabeth Nichols.  We are excited to feature Jamie and share her research project and future plans.  Congratulations Jamie! 1. What […]

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 […]

Nov 2, 2017

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 […]

Nov 1, 2017

Forestry and Environmental Resources Spotlight: Trevor Setzer

Each month, Forestry and Environmental Resources highlights a current student who represent the diverse and involved student population within the department. This month, November, the spotlight focuses on, Trevor Setzer. Name: Trevor Setzer Major: Forest Management Minors/Concentration: Economics and Finance Year: […]