Skip to main content

Category: Undergraduate Students

Apr 22, 2022

Homegrown 2022 Brings PRTM Community Together for Awards and Celebrations

A cherished annual tradition, the Alumni & Friends Celebration for the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management (PRTM) was put on hold during the pandemic, so last week’s gathering… 

Dec 9, 2021

Project for Outdoor Learning Garden Presented to Dillard Drive Elementary School

Moving school classes and programs offsite and into outdoor spaces in the community is useful and rewarding, but also takes specialized planning to efficiently accomplish. Students in NC State’s Department of… 

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… 

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… 

Massey Featured Photo - Student Spotlight: Massey Stichter - Parks Recreation and Tourism Management as NC State University

Oct 7, 2021

Student Spotlight: Massey Stichter

Massey Stichter facilitating a customized challenge course for students enrolled in enrolled in PRT/HESM 214: Introduction to Adventure Education at Schenck Forest. 

victoria hikes at Yellowstone - Not Your Average Summer: Sustainable Outdoor Experiences - Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management at NC State University

Jul 28, 2021

Not Your Average Summer: Creating Sustainable Outdoor Experiences

Victoria Fuda, a senior majoring in parks, recreation and tourism management, discusses her hospitality internship at the country’s first national park. 

Mask Wearing in a Group Setting - Global Advising Appreciation Week: May 3-7, 2021 - Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management at NC State University

Apr 14, 2021

Global Advising Appreciation Week: May 3-7, 2021

NACADA will celebrate NACADA Global Advising Week during May 2-8, 2021. An association of professional advisors, counselors, faculty, administrators, and students working to enhance the educational development of students, NACADA… 

Playing the Long Game Ad - Jim Rooney and Partner Launch "Playing the Long Game" - Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management at NC State University

Mar 24, 2021

Jim Rooney and Partner Launch “Playing the Long Game”

Earlier this year, PRTM was honored to host Jim Rooney, author of “A Different Way to Win,” to hear about his late father’s mission to bring about equity in the…