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Graduate Students

Aug 16, 2019

Lauren Gibson – Doctoral Student

Home Town: Carmel, IndianaUndergraduate Degree: BS in Earth Systems, focus in conservation biology (Stanford University)Graduate Degree: MA in Earth Systems, focus in environmental communication and education (Stanford University)  Primary Research Interest:… 

Aug 16, 2019

William Beam – Masters Student

Bio Coming Soon!Home Town:  Rutherfordton, North CarolinaUndergraduate Degree: B.S. in Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Management; NC State UniversityPrimary Research Interest: Improving management efficiency in NC Parks through GISAdvisor: Dr. Aaron Hipp 

Aug 1, 2019

Approved Graduate HD Minor Faculty Member

PRTM Dr. Lincoln Larson (PRTM lead, PRT550 Instructor) Dr. Bethany Cutts Dr. Myron Floyd Dr. KangJae “Jerry” Lee Dr. Yu-Fai Leung Dr. Erin Seekamp Dr. Kathryn Stevenson Dr. Jelena Vukomanovic… 

Jun 21, 2019

HDM Courses and Electives

Graduates with a minor in human dimensions are able to use social science to solve natural resource management issues, build partnerships, and communicate research with the public. Students complete a… 

May 17, 2019

2019 Outstanding Masters of Science Student: Maude Dinan

Getting to know Outstanding Masters of Science Award Recipient: Maude Dinan How do you feel about winning the Outstanding Masters of Science Student Award? As someone who wants to influence… 

Students in a Cap and Gown - A Shared Path to Success - Parks Recreation and Tourism Management NC State

May 14, 2019

A Shared Path to Success

Study abroad, hands-on projects at the College of Natural Resources, scholarship support and friendship have helped prepare parks, recreation and tourism management majors Cashie Naylor and Emily Fletcher for their next steps. 

A Group Picture - Graduation to Vocation: Online Masters Crucial to Career in Tourism Marketing - Parks Recreation and Tourism Management NC State

May 6, 2019

Graduation to Vocation: Online Masters Crucial to Career in Tourism Marketing

Taira Landavere will use her online masters in her role as director of marketing for a tourism organization. 

Apr 24, 2019

Newly Elected Graduate Student Association Officers

The mission of the  Graduate Student Association (GSA) is to support Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management graduate students in their course of study and enhance each student’s overall NC State graduate… 

Graduate Winners and Faculty - 2019 Graduate Research Symposium Winners - Parks Recreation and Tourism Management NC State

Mar 12, 2019

2019 Graduate Research Symposium Winners

Check out the winners of our Graduate Research Symposium! 

A Man Photographed Smiling - A Passion for Teaching and the Future of GIS - Parks Recreation and Tourism Management NC State

Mar 1, 2019

A Passion for Teaching and the Future of GIS

For the past eight semesters, Geospatial Analytics Ph.D. candidate Jason Matney has taught hundreds of students as a graduate teaching assistant and course instructor at NC State. As he prepares to defend his dissertation, he reflects on his experience and the future of his field.