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Author: Sarah Corica

OptOutside Campaign

Nov 24, 2015

REI Closes Stores to Encourage Employees to Get Outside

This year, outdoor recreation company REI has announced that it will close all 143 store locations and pay its 12,000 employees to get outdoors. 

College of Natural Resources Students

Nov 20, 2015

Students Share Their Favorite Thing About the College of Natural Resources

We asked, students answered. Check out the top things that College of Natural Resources students love about their school. 

Lake Raleigh

Nov 13, 2015

Why a Trip to the Park Is Good For Your Health

Parks have important social and community development benefit -- they make urban neighborhoods more livable and increase people’s sense of community. 

Exchange students from Finland

Nov 12, 2015

Paper Science Hosts Foreign Exchange Students and Faculty

As part of our cultural exchange program, Paper Science students visited Finland, and now, six Finnish students are spending a semester in our college. 

Forgotten Coast movie title screen

Nov 6, 2015

College of Natural Resources Alumna Works on New Wildlife Film

Alexandra Morrison '14 is helping to bring awareness to the conservation of wild Florida through the new film, The Forgotten Coast: Return to Wild Florida. 

Raleigh Skyline

Nov 5, 2015

NC State Follows Raleigh’s Lead to Look at Bird Safety

Undergraduates to study bird strikes on campus to decrease the number collisions at NC State. 

Vicki Arroyo

Nov 4, 2015

Professor Vicki Arroyo on How to Prepare for Our New Climate

Vicki Arroyo J.D., executive director of the Georgetown University Climate Center, visits campus to discusses climate change and how we can best prepare. 


Nov 2, 2015

11 Facts You Didn’t Know About Forestry and Paper

From forest management that supports the clean air we breathe to the production of paper and packaging products we use daily, there are countless ways in which we benefit from these industries. 

Forest research

Oct 18, 2015

Obama Mandates National Forest Products Week

National Forest Products Week recognizes the men and women responsible for the stewardship of our forests and for the preservation, management and use of natural resources. 

Hemp crop

Oct 15, 2015

Student: Banned Crop Could Benefit NC

Hemp produces more fiber per acre than cotton while using less water. Can a student organization restore the banned plant's good name?