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Tag: Parks Recreation and Tourism Management

5 Unique Paths in the Golf Management Industry, College of Natural Resources, Jessie Apt pic 2, feature

Sep 11, 2020

5 Unique Paths in the Golf Management Industry

We interviewed five PGA Golf Management alumni to learn about their careers in the golf industry. 

Tee Time: A Conversation with an Assistant Golf Professional, College of Natural Resources, Parker Antis, feature

Sep 4, 2020

Tee Time: A Conversation with an Assistant Golf Professional

Parker Antis, now at Hope Valley Country Club, shares his experiences as a professional golf management alumnus. 

An image of the trans-alaskan oil pipeline that carries oil from the northern part of Alaska all the way to valdez. this shot is right near the arctic national wildlife refuge.

Aug 26, 2020

How Oil and Gas Drilling Could Disrupt the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

A plan to open the refuge to drilling could negatively impact wildlife and tourist. 

Tee Time: A Conversation with a Head Golf Professional, College of Natural Resources, Jessie Apt, feature

Aug 25, 2020

Tee Time: A Conversation with a Head Golf Professional

We sat down with Jessie Apt, a 2015 Professional Golf Management and Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management graduate, to talk about career as a head golf professional. 

5 Questions with Athletic Coordinator Garrit Soney, College of Natural Resources, Garrit Soney, feature

Aug 19, 2020

Five Questions with Athletic Coordinator Garrit Soney

We sat down with Garrit Soney, a 2019 Parks, Recreation, and Tourism graduate, to talk about his experience as an Athletic Coordinator and time at NC State. 

students on campus wearing masks

Aug 17, 2020

Preparing Parks, Recreation and Tourism Students To Serve Diverse Audience

North Carolina State University professors joined experts from around the country and nation in generating recommendations for other educators preparing students to serve a diverse clientele. 

A Slash Creek Oyster

Aug 14, 2020

Researchers Strive to Boost NC’s Oyster Tourism Industry

Researchers in NC State University's Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management are working to launch the North Carolina Oyster Trail. 

Flooding in Venice.

Aug 10, 2020

Landmarks Facing Climate Threats Could ‘Transform,’ Expert Says

Researchers are asking whether iconic locations threatened by climate change should be allowed to transform. 

NC State wolf statue

Aug 7, 2020

Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management Recognized as Leader in Outdoor Recreation

The Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management is being recognized with the National Recreation Resource Leadership Award from the Society of Outdoor Professionals. 

Meet Our Fall 2020 Incoming Students, College of Natural Resources, Martina Nordstrand, feature

Aug 6, 2020

Meet Our Fall 2020 Incoming Students

Join us in welcoming our fall 2020 incoming students. They come from different backgrounds and will be working towards a variety of degrees, but are all connected by the College of Natural Resources to Think and Do.