FER 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 […]

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: […]

Oct 3, 2017

Fall Seminars Are Back

The Forestry and Environmental Resources Seminars are open to anyone interested. This weekly seminar series is part of the course for students enrolled in NR601, FOR601, and FOR801. The public is welcome to attend. Fall 2017 Seminar in 1216 Jordan Hall on Mondays, […]

Oct 1, 2017

Forestry and Environmental Resources Spotlight: Paige Green

Each month, the Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources  highlights a current student who represent the diverse and involved student population within the program. This month, October, the spotlight focuses on, Paige Green. Name: Paige Green Major and Concentration: Natural Resources – Ecosystem […]

Sep 1, 2017

Forestry and Environmental Resources Spotlight: William Casola

Each month, the Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources  highlights a current student who represent the diverse and involved student population within the program. This month, September, the spotlight focuses on, William Casola. Name: William Casola Major: Fisheries, Wildlife & Conservation Biology Concentration: Conservation […]

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 […]

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 […]

May 19, 2017

Ocean Adventures: Semester @ CMAST Internship

by Kenneth Erickson, FWCB Class of 2018 When it comes to managing marine fisheries, no law is more influential than the Magnuson-Stevens Act. As part of this law, the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) must implement accountability measures in the […]

May 15, 2017

Harrison Cole (ETM): Tracking Down Solar Power Prospects with GIS

With North Carolina being the third highest state in solar energy installed capacity, many startup companies have formed to take advantage of this opportunity. The company that I am interning for is called Holocene Clean Energy, LLC. They were founded in […]