Achieving Sustainable Success
Mary's passion for sustainability amplified with the help of scholarships and endowment funds. Today, she prepares for her upcoming graduation and is inspired to further her education.
Climate Education for Kids Increases Climate Concerns for Parents
Researchers in the College of Natural Resources worked with middle school teachers to track how students influenced their parents' opinions on climate change.
When Coastal Hazards Threaten Your Outer Banks Trip
Erin Seekamp, associate professor, leads a study to track the effects of tourists visits to the Outer Banks after the disruption of coastal hazards
Meet Winners of NC State’s 2019 Sustainability Awards
Dr. Steph Jeffries, Forestry and Environmental Resources professor, is the faculty recipient of the 2019 Sustainability Awards for her leadership and incorporation of sustainability in her teaching and programming.
How Tree Diversity Regulates Invading Forest Pests
Kevin Potter, research associate professor in Forestry and Environmental Resources, and fellow researchers discuss the relationship between trees and pests. Their research results could help improve forest monitoring.
Triangle Bird Count To Shed Light On Urban Wildlife
Deja Perkins and fellow researchers create Triangle Bird Count, a survey that welcomes urban communities to record the bird population in their neighborhoods.
Transcription Factor Network Gets to Heart of Wood Formation
Vincent Chiang and researchers use past and current studies to uncover how a network of transcription factors can switch wood formation genes on and off.
2018-19 University Faculty Scholars Named
Jason Delborne, associate professor of forestry and environmental resources, and Ronalds Gonzalez, assistant professor of forest biomaterials are recipients of NC State’s 2018-19 class of University Faculty Scholars.
Emerging Opportunities and Jobs in the Bioeconomy
Marko Hakovirta, head of the Department of Forest Biomaterials, and Lucian Lucia, associate professor, discuss nontraditional ways to introduce students to STEM careers.
Jodi Forrester, a professor in Forestry and Environmental Resources, is teaming up with fellow researchers to restore a field laboratory recently destroyed by a fire.