2019 Graduate Research Symposium Winners
Check out the winners of our Graduate Research Symposium!
Nontraditional Graduate, Celeste Kathleen, Reflects on Time in the College of Natural Resources
New alumna, Celeste Kathleen, was selected as the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management (PRTM) student speaker for the December 2018 commencement ceremony. Below, she reflects on her time in the PRTM program and the impact its had on […]
Graduate to Golf Course – Pitch Riley Reflects on Time at the College of Natural Resources
New alumnus, Pitch Riley, graduated in December of 2018 from the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management with a degree in PGA Golf Management. Below, he reflects on his time in the College of Natural Resources and the unique program […]
War veterans and lawmakers hike, discuss outdoor recreation as way to cope with PTSD
College of Natural Resources student and veteran brings community and lawmakers together to climb and connect on PTSD, substance abuse issues, and depression after deployments.
Living with Lions and Tigers and Bears, Oh My
We can’t avoid conflict with predators, but we can find better ways to respond.
What Is The Best Sport For You? Try This Healthy Sport Index
The Healthy Sport Index, developed with research by the College of Natural Resources, helps families choose the most appropriate sports for them.
NC State Plays Role in Development of New Sport Impact Tool
Professor Michael Kanters and colleagues partnered with the N.C. High School Athletic Association to examine levels of physical activity, safety and psychosocial impacts of sports.
Modern Conflict: Screen Time vs. Nature
Even rural kids today spend more time in front of screens and less time outdoors, according to a new study of middle-school students in South Carolina.
Meet the Environmental Educator of the Year
Jenna Hartley, a doctoral student, receives the Governor’s Conservation Achievement Award for Environmental Educator of the Year, the highest natural resource honors in the state.
This New Tool Can Help Parents Find the Best Sport for Their Kids
Researchers in the College of Natural Resources are helping families decide which sports children should play with the Healthy Sport Index.