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.
Meet Heaven Davis
Heaven Davis '22, reflects on her time in Prague as a participant in the First Year Inquiry In Program.
Can Genetic Engineering Save Disappearing Forests?
Forests in the U.S. face many threats: climate change, invasive species, pests and pathogens. Could genetically engineering trees make these plants more resilient?
NC State sets the bar high for research in higher education — our students help make that happen. Meet four fall 2018 graduates who took full advantage of creating a well-rounded education through hands-on research.