Jul 2, 2018
How Changes in Water Quality Today Impact Sustainability Tomorrow
Dr. Marcelo Ardón aims to understand the human and natural processes influencing salinization of surface waters and its impact on farmlands, water sources, forestry plantations and other coastal resources.
Jun 7, 2018
Study Finds Aromatic Herbs Lead to Better Parenting in Starlings
New research by Caren Cooper, Research Associate Professor of Forestry and Environmental Resources, suggests that the presence of aromatic herbs in the nest leads to some improved parenting behaviors in European starlings.
Jun 6, 2018
Alumni Spotlight: Mary-Margaret McKinney
Alumna Mary-Margaret McKinney is the President and Forester at Carolina Silvics, Inc. Check out her experience as a student and how she puts her forestry skills to use as a private business owner.
Forestry & Environmental Resources
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 […]
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 & […]