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Brenda Brickhouse - NC State Alum Brenda Brickhouse Receives 2022 Watauga Medal - College of Natural Resources News NC State University

Mar 18, 2022

NC State Alum Brenda Brickhouse Receives 2022 Watauga Medal

Brickhouse graduated with a bachelor’s degree in forestry from the College of Natural Resources in 1980. 

Jordan Hall, The Entrepreneurs Among Us, College of Natural Resources

Mar 29, 2021

Celebrating Women’s History Month

In honor of Women’s History Month, we recently spoke with female faculty and staff about their experiences in the field of higher education and their contributions to the College of Natural Resources. 

watzin poses in front of yellow flowers - Women in Natural Resources: Forestry Professor Mary Watzin - College of Natural Resources News NC State University

Mar 19, 2021

Women in Natural Resources: Forestry Professor Mary Watzin

Watzin, a forestry professor in the College of Natural Resources, talks about her professional journey and the challenges she's faced as a female in the field of natural resources. 

Jennifer Piercy and Cindy Hendren - NC State's Women Leaders in Pulp and Paper - College of Natural Resources News NC State University

Mar 18, 2021

NC State’s Women Leaders in Pulp and Paper

Cindy Hendren and Jennifer Piercy talk about their leadership roles in NC State's Pulp and Paper Advisory Board. 

Charlynne stands in front of Town of Mills River sign

Mar 17, 2021

Women in Natural Resources: Recreation Resources Service Director Charlynne Smith

Smith, director of the Recreation Resources Service, talks about her professional journey and the challenges she's faced as a female in the field of natural resources. 

Elizabeth poses in Schenck Forest - Women in Natural Resources: Forest Manager Elizabeth Snider - College of Natural Resources News NC State University

Mar 9, 2021

Women in Natural Resources: Forest Manager Elizabeth Snider

Snider, forest manager for the College of Natural Resources, talks about her professional journey and the challenges she's faced as a female in the field of natural resources. 

Five Questions with Environmental Specialist Deanna Sassorossi, College of Natural Resources, Deanna Sassorossi, feature

Feb 2, 2021

Five Questions with Environmental Specialist Deanna Sassorossi

Deanna Sassorossi is utilizing her broad knowledge of natural resources in her work as an environmental specialist for New England's largest energy provider. 

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. 

Tira Beckham - Global Change Fellow Tira Beckham is Studying Socio-Political Boundaries to Climate Resilience, College of Natural Resources, Tira Beckham - College of Natural Resources News - NC State University

Nov 18, 2020

Global Change Fellow Tira Beckham is Addressing Socio-Political Barriers to Climate Resilience

As a Global Change Fellow, Beckham hopes to promote equitable governance and communication with vulnerable communities. 

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.