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Ben Bryant study abroad

Nov 13, 2017

Student Spotlight: Ben Bryant

Forest Management major Ben Bryant spent his study abroad on a quest to understand sustainability, as it relates to natural resource management, on a global scale. 

Rebecca Sears in Namibia

Nov 8, 2017

Student Spotlight: Rebecca Sears

Rebecca Sears, a Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology Major, spent her summer in Namibia practicing skills needed for future field experiences. 

Mary Summers Rogers in Spain

Nov 6, 2017

Student Spotlight: Mary Summers Rogers

Environmental Sciences major Mary Summers Rogers spent a semester in Spain learning more about Spanish Culture and sustainability. 

Lewis Ledford and his wife at Evening of the Stars

Nov 3, 2017

Lewis Ledford Receives 2017 Award of Merit

Lewis Ledford, Chair of the NC State Natural Resources Foundation, Inc., received the 2017 NC State Alumni Association Award of Merit during Red and White Week. 

Matt Kollman

Jan 10, 2017

Extraordinary Purpose: Supporting Innovative Research

As part of the Jordan Family Distinguished Professorship, two Forest Biomaterials Ph.D students are pushing the boundaries of the forest products industry with innovative research on lignin and bio-refinery processes. 

Paper Science and Engineering student James Vislocky demos the Andritz simulator

Jan 3, 2017

Simulating Success

Dr. Richard Venditti, professor in the Department of Forest Biomaterials, introduces an Andritz Automation simulation lab allowing Paper Science and Engineering students to gain hands-on experience controlling a pulp and paper mill. 

Paul Taillie

Dec 15, 2016

A Fellowship for Global Change

Two College of Natural Resources Ph.D. students Global Change Fellows discuss the impact of graduate fellowships on their research surrounding the effects of climate change. 

Aerial of trees

Jul 7, 2016

New Timber Contract Ensures Long-term Sustainability for Hofmann Forest, Brings Consistent Annual Income to Support Education

The Board of Trustees for the Endowment Fund of NC State and the Natural Resources Foundation signed a $78 million, 50-year timber deed with Hofmann Forest Timberlands LLC, an entity managed by Resource Management Service LLC. 

navassa nc

Jun 1, 2016

Exploring the Intersection of Environment and Equity

Through a diversity mini-grant partnership with the College of Natural Resources, students studied the environmental, societal and economic dimensions of sustainability in Eastern N.C.