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Student working in field with leopard

Apr 17, 2019

Graduation to Vocation: Researching the Impact of Human Population Density on Leopards

After living in Africa for 5 years, Matt Snider came to the College of Natural Resources to research the human-made impact on wildlife.

Student poses while hiking

Apr 17, 2019

Graduation to Vocation: Connecting Others With the Environment through Education

Lauren Lintz is graduating with a Master’s in Natural Resources with a focus in Environmental Interpretation. After graduating, she plans to move to Greenville, South Carolina and will pursue an…

Student hiking in Chile

Apr 15, 2019

Graduation to Vocation: Promoting Sustainability through Forest Management

College of Natural Resources graduate Wilder Person wants to help others through forest management.

Celeste Kathleen in her cap and gown

Dec 13, 2018

Nontraditional Graduate Celeste Kathleen Reflects on Time in the College of Natural Resources

Alumna Celeste Kathleen reflects on her time in the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management.

Pitch Riley golfing

Dec 12, 2018

Graduate to Golf Course – Pitch Riley Reflects on Time at the College of Natural Resources

Pitch Riley graduated in 2018 with a degree in PGA golf management.

Chris Hixson dressed in his Air Force Officer uniform

Dec 11, 2018

From the Mountains to the Air Force

Chris Hixson graduated in 2018 with a degree in fisheries, wildlife and conservation biology.

Deirdre An

May 8, 2018

Cultivating Community

Deirdre An, who soon begins work in California as a viticulturist, found a family and a focus as a Park Scholar and Environmental Sciences major at NC State.

Conner Patrick

Dec 14, 2017

Heeding the Wolf’s Call

As a student in the College of Natural Resources, Patrick Conner's classroom studies, internships and study abroad experiences have all prepared him to work with endangered canines and large mammals.

Micah Dobson

May 12, 2017

Online Program Prepares Graduating Student for Career in Parks and Rec

Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Sport Management graduate Micah Dobson will put his new Master's Degree to good use through leisure advocacy and his continued role as the recreation coordinator for the Governor Morehead School for the Blind.