Jul 30, 2018
What's in Your Laundry?
Dr. Richard Venditti has partnered with Cotton Incorporated and the Australian government's Cotton Research and Development Corporation to discover what happens to small particles of cotton, polyester, rayon and blends that are released during the washing of our clothes.
Aug 14, 2018
Student Spotlight: Mary Paz Alvarez Valverde
Sustainable Materials and Technology major Mary Paz Alvarez Valverde attended the International GreenBuilding Conference and Expo with support from the CNR Enrichment Fund.
Jul 30, 2018
Health Matters Connects Parks and Recreation and Cooperative Extension
The Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management teams up with partners like the CDC to help rural North Carolinians tackle serious health problems in a new initiative called Heath Matters.
Forestry & Environmental Resources
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 […]
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 […]
An Engineer’s Journey from Pulp and Paper to Personal Care
Curiosity brought Jacob Vrooman to where he is today. As a high school student in Virginia, he planned to study chemical engineering in college. Unexpectedly, he was invited to compete for a scholarship in the highly specialized Paper Science & […]