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Five Questions with Parks and Recreation Director Cory Tobin, College of Natural Resources, Cory Tobin, feature

Aug 4, 2021

Five Questions with Parks and Recreation Director Cory Tobin

Tobin, who graduated with an online Master of Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Sport Management degree in 2016, is managing a team that maintains an 84-acre park system with 17 different facilities. 

Five Questions with Parks and Recreation Director Sheila Long, College of Natural Resources, Sheila Long, feature

Apr 12, 2021

Five Questions with Parks and Recreation Director Sheila Long

Long '09 currently oversees parks and recreation planning and operations for the town of Zebulon in North Carolina. In this Q&A, she reflects on her position and how the College of Natural Resources helped to prepare her. 

Jocelyn Painter on boat - NC State Student Brings Indigenous Knowledge to State Climate Policies - College of Natural Resources News NC State University

Dec 10, 2020

NC State Student Brings Indigenous Knowledge to State Climate Policies

Jocelyn Painter is giving North Carolina’s Native American tribes a seat at the governing table. 

Deja Perkins with Barn Swallow bird - Graduation to Vocation: Connecting Environmental Justice and Birding - College of Natural Resources NC State University

Nov 24, 2020

Graduation to Vocation: Connecting Environmental Justice and Birding

Deja Perkins explores how environmental and social justice impacts birding and wildlife. 

Salonika Aggarwal

Nov 5, 2020

Graduation to Vocation: Using Biomaterials Sustainably

Salonika Aggarwal will use her Ph.D. to research sustainable ways of extracting resources from biomaterials. 

Jordan Hall at the College of Natural Resources

Oct 28, 2020

Why the College of Natural Resources is Chosen for Continuing Education

From graduate programs to workshops, see why the College of Natural Resources is chosen for continuing education. 

Jashira poses on balcony - Jashira Torres-Pabon Awarded Knauss Fellowship - College of Natural Resources News NC State University

Jul 24, 2020

Jashira Torres-Pabón Awarded Knauss Fellowship

Recent Natural Resources graduate Jashira Torres-Pabón’s story is one of sheer determination and resilience. 

Adriene Heffner kayaking on a lake: A Student at 50: a Non-Traditional Journey in the College of Natural Resources

Jan 29, 2020

A Student at 50: a Non-Traditional Journey in the College of Natural Resources

Adriene Heffner received her master's at 50 after making a commitment to self-betterment and improvement. Read about her unique journey in the College of Natural Resources. 

Carson B - Graduation to Vocation: Researching Our Sense of Place

Dec 13, 2019

Graduation to Vocation: Researching Our Sense of Place

Master's student Carson B. found her passion in working with the public to understand their sense of place. 

Jenna Hartley Awarded NOAA Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarship

Oct 14, 2019

Jenna Hartley Awarded NOAA Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarship

Jenna Hartley, a PhD student in the Department of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Management, was awarded a $150K scholarship from NOAA.