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Tag: diversity and inclusion

Sam Cook poses by tree

Oct 28, 2021

Sam Cook Named Distinguished Alumnus of the Year

Cook '84 is the executive director of forest assets for the NC State College of Natural Resources and the vice president of the Natural Resources Foundation. 

The copper wolves at Wolf Plaza. Photo by Marc Hall

Oct 26, 2021

New Funding Program Supports Diversity and Inclusion Projects

The college’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion recently awarded a combined $8,000 to six projects. 

Dr. Myron Floyd, dean of the NC State College of Natural Resources

Oct 25, 2021

Dean Myron Floyd Named to The North Face Explore Fund Council

Floyd and nine other individuals are leading the company’s effort to connect diverse communities to the outdoors. 

Oct 18, 2021

Latino Outdoors Founder José González to Lead DIRE Dialog Seminar

González and his organization strive to inspire, connect and engage Latinx communities in nature. 

Wolf Statue - Meet Four of NC State's Doris Duke Scholars - College of Natural Resources News NC State University

Sep 24, 2021

Meet Four of NC State’s Doris Duke Scholars

Four NC State graduates reflect on their experiences in the Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program. 

Program Aims to Increase Diversity of Conservation Leaders, College of Natural Resources, copper wolves, Pack Pix, feature

Sep 23, 2021

Doris Duke Scholars Program Aims to Promote Diversity in Conservation Science

NC State students gain valuable experience in conservation through the Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program. 

Doris Duke Scholar Wilson Xiong is a Conservation Researcher, Mentor, College of Natural Resources, Wilson Xiong with fish, feature

Sep 22, 2021

Doris Duke Conservation Scholar: Five Questions with Wilson Xiong

Xiong, who graduated in 2016 with a degree in fisheries, wildlife and conservation biology, reflects on his experience in the Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program and discusses his plans for the future. 

Eanas Alia - Doris Duke Conservation Scholar: Five Questions with Eanas Alia - College of Natural Resources News NC State University

Sep 21, 2021

Doris Duke Conservation Scholar: Five Questions with Eanas Alia

Alia, who graduated in 2016 with a degree in environmental technology and management, reflects on her experience in the Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program and how the program prepared her to become an advocate for diversity, equity, inclusion and justice in the natural sciences. 

Doris Duke Scholar Sasha Pereira is Studying the Role of Spring-Fed Streams in Trout Reproduction, College of Natural Resources, Sasha Pereira, courtesy John Davis, feature

Sep 20, 2021

Doris Duke Conservation Scholar: Five Questions with Sasha Pereira

Pereira, who graduated in May 2021 with a degree in zoology and minors in applied ecology and environmental education, reflects on her experience in the Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program and discusses her plans for the future. 

Doris Duke Scholar Daniel Choi is Helping Protect Bachman's Sparrows, College of Natural Resources, Daniel Choi, feature

Sep 17, 2021

Doris Duke Conservation Scholar: Five Questions with Daniel Choi

Choi, who graduated in May 2021 with a master's degree in fisheries, wildlife and conservation biology, reflects on his experience in the Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program and discusses his plans for the future.