Jul 30, 2018

What’s in Your Laundry?

Dr. Richard Venditti has partnered with Cotton Incorporated and the Australian government's Cotton Research and Development Corporation to discover what happens to small particles of cotton, polyester, rayon and blends that are released during the washing of our clothes.

Jan 29, 2018

The 3 E’s of Developing a Bioproducts and Bioenergy Pipeline: Education, Economics and Excitement

Faculty from the College of Natural Resources and the College of Education team up to prepare students in eastern North Carolina for future careers in the bioproducts and bioenergy industries.

Dec 4, 2017

O Christmas Tree, How Lovely Are Thy Branches that Retain Needles

Forestry and Environmental Resources Post-Doctoral Research Scholar Lilian Matallana is trying to improve the quality of Fraser fir in the North Carolina Christmas tree market by pinpointing the gene responsible for needle retention.

Oct 11, 2017

Student Spotlight: Chase Conner

Environmental Sciences major Chase Conner created and directed the Martin County Main Street Market in his hometown of Williamston, N.C.

Oct 10, 2017

Researchers Get SALT-y Over Climate Change

An interdisciplinary team of College of Natural Resources (CNR) researchers are studying the connection between rising sea levels and vegetation die-off along the NC coast as part of the SALT Project.

Oct 2, 2017

Student Spotlight: Edward Landi

Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology major Edward Landi is a volunteer bird bander with the NC Museum of Natural Sciences.

Sep 29, 2017

OPINION: Shack-A-Thon: An eco-friendly fundraiser for the Raleigh community

College of Natural Resources students discuss the sustainability of their 2017 shack, winner of the Most Sustainable Shack Award for the past two-years.

Sep 27, 2017

Student Spotlight: Claire Walczyk

Environmental Sciences and Business Administration double major Claire Walczyk spent a semester studying abroad in Spain.

Sep 20, 2017

Student Spotlight: Maureen Goretti

Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology major Maureen Goretti spent a week in Costa Rica helping treat animal patients in a pop-up clinic through Vida Volunteer.

Sep 19, 2017

Let There Be Light – The Path to No Microbes

The College of Natural Resources and the College of Sciences partner to create the company, Lumicide, which will produce a new antimicrobial paint activated by air and light.