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A view of the Brickyard and the block S in the bricks.

May 31, 2020

A Message of Unity from Dean Floyd

The recent acts of violence toward people of color that left three dead serve to remind us of our responsibility to continue building a community that recognizes, respects, values and celebrates diversity. 

Belltower and blossoms on a Spring morning

May 6, 2020

A Message From Dean Floyd: Congratulations!

Congratulations on completing what was a very difficult semester. I have been impressed and inspired to see how you all came together and rose to the occasion when faced with unprecedented challenges. 

Tom Gower

Apr 30, 2020

Dr. Tom Gower appointed next Jordan Family Distinguished Professor

Dr. Tom Gower has been appointed as the next Jordan Family Distinguished Professor for Natural Resource Innovation. As the Jordan Family Distinguished Professor, Dr. Gower will devote his efforts to research at the nexus of global change, carbon sequestration and forest management. His goal will be to lead an interdisciplinary modeling team comprised of an… 

Duncan Anderson

Feb 5, 2020

An Interview with Duncan Anderson

As member of the LGBT+ community, Duncan promotes diversity through his existence. His involvement with the Engaging Leaders Program and the GLBT Center at NC State have helped him find community and learn to lead. 

Holiday Cards

Dec 2, 2019

Here’s Why Paper and the Holiday Season Go Hand in Hand…

From holiday cards and packaging to decor and wrapping paper, this season, more than ever, we rely on paper, packaging and other paper products. 

Jeff Reese

Nov 13, 2019

Jeff Reese: A Life of Devotion, a Legacy of Impact

Esteemed alumnus, Jeff Reese, died October 30, 2019, at the age of 56. An Ohio native, Reese graduated Summa Cum Laude from NC State University in 1985 with degrees in pulp and paper technology and chemical engineering. For more than 30-years, he was committed to the advancement of the pulp and paper industry and worked tirelessly… 

Ross Meentemeyer

Nov 12, 2019

Meentemeyer Named Goodnight Distinguished Professor of Geospatial Analytics

Dr. Ross K. Meentemeyer, Director of the Center for Geospatial Analytics, has been appointed the Goodnight Distinguished Professor of Geospatial Analytics, recognizing his extraordinary work and commitment to advancing the field of geospatial analytics. 

Diversity in the Outdoors

Jul 29, 2019

Diversity in the Outdoors

Myron Floyd, professor and head of the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management, discusses the barriers that African Americans face to enjoying outdoor spaces. 

ttendance Trends Threaten Future Operations of America’s State Park Systems

Jun 27, 2019

Attendance Trends Threaten Future Operations of America’s State Park Systems

Visitation to parks and protected areas across the United States has increased substantially over the past half-century. 

Dean Watzin Message

May 21, 2019

An Interdisciplinary Legacy: Dr. Mary Watzin Steps Down as Dean

After seven years of leadership, Dr. Mary Watzin will step down as dean of the College of Natural Resources, effective August 16, 2019.