Undergraduate Student Profiles

Aug 6, 2020

Meet Our Fall 2020 Incoming Students

Join us in welcoming our fall 2020 incoming students. They come from different backgrounds and will be working towards a variety of degrees, but are all connected by the College of Natural Resources to Think and Do.

Jun 17, 2020

New Minor Aims to Make Students Better Leaders

NC State has a new Global Leadership minor, aimed at creating meaningful, global educational experiences.

Feb 19, 2020

Undergraduate Spotlight: Jake Worthington

Jake Worthington, a senior in the Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management program, is a devoted angler, a writer for Coastal Angler Fishing Magazine and this summer he became an advocate for the fishing industry. Jake is the son of two […]

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.

May 10, 2019

2019 Outstanding Parks, Recreation & Tourism Management Student: Ellison Lambert

Getting to know Outstanding Parks, Recreation & Tourism Management Award Recipient: Ellison Lambert How do you feel about winning the Outstanding PRT student award? I am beyond honored to have been chosen to receive the Outstanding Parks, Recreation and Tourism Student award. […]

May 9, 2019

2019 Thomas Hines Outstanding Senior Award: Cal Maxwell

  Getting to know Thomas Hines Outstanding Senior Award Recipient: Cal Maxwell Each year the department faculty choose a student for this award based on these qualifications: Demonstrates leadership abilities inside the classroom, through class contributions and participation Displays leadership […]

May 8, 2019

2019 Outstanding Sport Management Student: Clay Long

  Getting to know Outstanding Sport Management Award Recipient: Clay Long How do you feel about winning this award? I am extremely humbled and blessed to receive this award. I can not thank all the Sport Management faculty enough for […]

Apr 17, 2014

Meet Zihao Chen

Hometown: Dalian, China Major: PGA Golf Management Why did you choose PRTM? I am looking for a golf professional career so have a lot to learn about recreational facilities and management skills. What internships or volunteer experiences have you had? […]

Apr 17, 2014

Meet Robert Applewhite

Hometown: Cleveland Community (Clayton), NC Major: Parks, Recreation & Tourism Management – Program Management Why did you choose PRTM? I like to think that PRTM found me! I originally chose PRTM because I was unsure of what I wanted to […]

Apr 17, 2014

Meet Molly Rose

Hometown: Linden, NC Major: PRTM-Program Management Why did you choose PRTM? I chose to major in PRTM, because I was passionate about creating recreation experiences for others and this major includes a business-management avenue where I could obtain valuable skills. […]