In the Field

May 1, 2019

Fulbright Scholar Carla Barbieri to Study Agritourism in Spain

Beginning in September, Barbieri will spend four months at the University of Alicante studying the entrepreneurial success of farmers.

Apr 18, 2019

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

Apr 17, 2019

Fact check: Is pollen season getting worse?

Dr. Robert Bardon of the N.C. State Extension Service explains the reasons behind the high pollen count, known as the “pollenpocalypse,” happening throughout the state this spring.

Apr 16, 2019

Can multiple carnivores coexist in cities?

Arielle Parsons, Ph.D. student, and Roland Kays, associate professor, discuss the importance of communities with green spaces and its positive effects on carnivores.

Apr 10, 2019

Alumni Profile: Michael Biggerstaff

Michael blends the experience he learned in various on-campus clubs to the many duties he performs as a biological scientist for the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.

Apr 3, 2019

Alumni Profile: Camille Brown

Camille uses horseback riding to help teenage girls throughout Wake County stay focused in school as a program manager at CORRAL Riding Inc.

Mar 27, 2019

Alumni Spotlight: Luke Davis

After leading on-campus groups and creating the “Get Internship Ready” program for PGA golf management students, Luke used his leadership skills to become an entrepreneur with his own start-up company.

Mar 25, 2019

Weather Permitting: Welcome to the onslaught of pollen

Dr. Robert Bardon of the NC State Extension Service explains his pollen forecast that helps predict when the area will be most affected by the upcoming pollen season.

Mar 19, 2019

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.

Mar 13, 2019

Alumni Profile: Lauren Maynard

Lauren discusses the impact of her past experiences in the College of Natural Resources on her decision to continue her studies as a graduate student at Virginia Tech.