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Category: PRTM Newsletter

Dec 16, 2021

Student Spotlight: Benjamin Wood and the Path to Graduation

NC State’s fall 2021 commencement ceremonies were finally held in person after a year of celebrating educational milestones online. The College of Natural Resources ceremony took place on Monday, December 13,… 

PRTM Associate Department Head Kim Bush and Student Sydney Jordan

Dec 2, 2021

Tips for Teaching in a Pandemic

The final seminar for PRTM featured several award-winning teaching faculty sharing stories and strategies for providing quality education during this challenging and dynamic period. Assembled under the now infamous ‘big… 

Rasul Mowatt, PRTM Department Head teaching a class and Book Cover

Dec 2, 2021

CNR Names New PRTM Department Head

Nationally recognized author, Rasul Mowatt is a renowned professor dedicated to researching social justice and the geographies of race. He recently published a new book titled The Geographies of Threat… 

Harvest Festival Assistants -PRTM Students Apply Learnings at Clayton Harvest Festival - Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management

Nov 9, 2021

PRTM Students Apply Learnings at Clayton Harvest Festival

Twelve NC State students in the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management (PRTM) collected data for an economic impact study of the Clayton Harvest Festival. Working with Ann Savage, Tourism… 

Nov 9, 2021

2020-2021 Awards and Honors

NC State’s faculty, staff, students and alumni received recognition for their accomplishments over the past year. Following is a list of awards and honors recently earned by the Parks, Recreation and… 

Lauren Petro - Student Spotlight: Lauren Petro - Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management at NC State University

Nov 9, 2021

Student Spotlight: Lauren Petro

A senior in the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management, Lauren Petro was recently inducted into the Alpha Chapter of Rho Phi Lambda, NC State’s Honorary Professional Recreation, Park and… 

National Park Presentation - September Seminar Features Jee In Yoon, Visiting Scholar from South Korea - Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management at NC State University

Sep 25, 2021

September Seminar Features Jee In Yoon, Visiting Scholar from South Korea

NC State’s Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management hosted the first seminar of 2021-2022 on September 24, 2021 featuring Jee In Yoon, associate professor from the College of Physical Education… 

Kimberly Pettaway Football Association - Faculty Feature: Meet Kimberly Pettaway Willis - Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management at NC State University

Sep 2, 2021

Faculty Feature: Meet Kimberly Pettaway Willis

Kimberly Pettaway Willis is an Assistant Teaching Professor in the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management. She is teaching PRT 478: Sustainable Sport Facility Management and two sections of… 

Nathan and Wufs - Faculty Feature: Meet Nathan Williams - Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management at NC State University

Aug 26, 2021

Faculty Feature: Meet Nathan Williams

Nathan Williams is a Teaching Assistant Professor in the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management. Williams is teaching PRT 152: Introduction to Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Event Management; PRT… 

Child Planting Seedling - Fall 2021: Children and Nature - Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management at NC State University

Jul 29, 2021

Fall 2021: Children and Nature

NC State’s Department of Parks, Recreation & Tourism Management offers compelling courses to prepare our students to be the next generation of leaders who will build healthy communities and find sustainable…