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Award winners

Oct 13, 2017

Top Innovator, Entrepreneurs Honored

Chancellor Randy Woodson honors some of NC State’s most prolific and accomplished researchers for their groundbreaking work, including Dr. Marian McCord, Associate Dean for Research at the College of Natural Resources. 


Oct 12, 2017

Study: Walkable Neighborhoods Linked with More Active Older Adults 

New Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management research explores ways to build neighborhoods where older adults can stay active and age in place. 

Stacy Supak, Faculty member with A Passion for Solving Puzzles

Aug 30, 2017

A Passion for Solving Puzzles

Stacy Supak, online instructor for the Center of Geospatial Analytics, explains the ways she incorporates her love for solving puzzles into her teaching. 

Joseph Shimel

May 16, 2017

Online Master’s Degree Allows Park Superintendent to be an Effective Leader

Alumnus Joseph Shimel plans to use his online master’s degree from the NC State College of Natural Resources to be a more effective leader in the Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Sport Management industry. 

Micah Dobson

May 12, 2017

Online Program Prepares Graduating Student for Career in Parks and Rec

Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Sport Management graduate Micah Dobson will put his new Master's Degree to good use through leisure advocacy and his continued role as the recreation coordinator for the Governor Morehead School for the Blind. 

Geospatial Design work - Computer with projection

May 2, 2017

Getting in Touch with the Designer in All of Us

Payam Tabrizian, Ph.D. student in design and researcher in the Center for Geospatial Analytics , discusses the development of a high-tech, user-friendly tool that bridges the gaps between real and virtual worlds. 

NC State students in Namibia

Jul 20, 2016

Not Your Average Study Abroad Experience: Desert Ecology in Namibia

Enrichment Fund recipient Julia Jacobs, a natural resources policy and administration major, solidified her aspiration to become a conservation scientist while studying abroad this summer in Namibia. 

Imagine Study Abroad trip

Jun 28, 2016

Not Your Average Study Abroad Experience: IMAGINE South Africa

Students do more than just imagine "Water Woes, People, Parks, and Pollution" they experience them first-hand on this study abroad trip. 


Nov 16, 2015

2015-16 Faculty Scholars Named

Sunkyu Park, associate professor of forest biomaterials, is the recipient of NC State’s 2015-2016 University Faculty Scholars 

Unexpected Products Made From Paper

Nov 11, 2015

Unexpected Products Made From Paper

Did you know that there are more than 5,000 products made from paper and paper making by-products?