Feb 20, 2017
A Touching Scene in the Lab
Helena Mitasova, associate director of geovisualization in the Center for Geospatial Analytics, helps researchers, urban planners, ecologists and anyone involved in managing the land receive real-time feedback about how their projects might affect landscape processes through her work in the Geospatial lab on the Tangible Landscape project.
Feb 10, 2017
Sport Management Degree Takes Young Alumna to the Super Bowl
Amanda Dinkel, 2013 sport management grad, turned her degree into a career with the Atlanta Falcons where she works to promote youth football initiatives and make a positive impact on the community.
Feb 3, 2017
Budgeting for Climate Change
Dr. Erin Seekamp, Associate Professor in Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management and a Tourism Extension Specialist, is helping cultural resource managers rank historical sites and prioritize them for climate change adaptations.
Feb 7, 2017
Citizen Scientists Deploy Wildlife Cameras to Assess Animal Behaviors
Roland Kays, Research Associate Professor and Director of the Biodiversity and Earth Observation Lab, NC Museum of Natural Sciences, stops by UNC-TV to discuss launching the largest camera trap animal survey ever attempted with the help of volunteer citizen scientists.
Forestry & Environmental Resources
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 […]
Parks, Recreation & Tourism Management
Online PRTSM Alumnus Achieving Goals Working With Carolina Hurricanes
Mike Sundheim, the Vice President of Communications and Team Services for the Carolina Hurricanes and current Professional Master of Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Sport Management (PRTSM) student, scores his career goals through online distance education. Check out his story on […]
Paper International Experience….China Bound
Winter News China: Here We Come . . . Andritz $750,000 Gift in Kind Enhances Hands on Learning Paper Science Graduate Receives Distinguished Alumni Award Cascades Investing in the Future with Scholarships Alumni Spotlight – Jan Morgan Save the Date! In […]
The Center for Geospatial Analytics
Helping North Carolinians Save Money on Energy
Researchers at the Center for Geospatial Analytics are collaborating with government, university and industry partners to reduce burdens on low-income households facing high energy costs through a recent grant from the Department of Energy’s Cities Leading through Energy Analysis and Planning (LEAP) initiative.