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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… 

Jonathan Marchal - NC State Alumnus Wins $1M Grant for Environmental Education

Nov 12, 2019

NC State Alumnus Wins $1M Grant for Environmental Education

This grant will help alumnus Jonathan Marchal spread environmental education programs to all 100 NC counties. 

Michael Biggerstaff

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. 

Alumni Camille Brown

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. 

Luke Davis

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. 

Becca Smith

Mar 20, 2019

Student Spotlight: Becca Smith

Becca learns effective sustainability practices and indulges in a different culture while spending time in Costa Rica. 

Lauren Maynard

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. 

Taylor Mebane_feature

Mar 6, 2019

Alumni Spotlight: Taylor Mebane

Taylor adapts to all four Raleigh weather seasons to conquer her new found joy of being outdoors while creating new cultural opportunities in her field. 

Austin Quate

Feb 25, 2019

Student Spotlight: Austin Quate

A National Convention reaffirms Austin’s love for forestry while providing him with networking and traveling opportunities. 

Summer Higdon

Feb 18, 2019

Alumni Spotlight: Summer Higdon

Hands-on experience helped Summer enhance her passion for animals and the outdoors while inspiring her to expand her educational opportunities.