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Category: Undergraduate Student Profiles

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. 

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… 

Dillard Drive and NC State students pose for group photo on basketball court

Oct 21, 2020

Partnerships Foster Community Outreach and Engagement

Students in Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management strive to actively engage with local communities and schools. Here are some of the department’s most recent community partnerships and community engagement opportunities: 

Student Martina Nordstrand Standing Outside - Meet Our Fall 2020 Incoming Students - Parks Recreation and Tourism Management NC State University

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. 

Ellie poses with friends - Graduation to Vocation: Promoting Student Athletes - Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management at NC State University

Jun 18, 2020

Graduation to Vocation: Promoting Student Athletes

College of Natural Resources graduate Ellie Rinehart’s passion is sport management. Read more about her journey. 

Group of Students - New Minor Aims to Make Students Better Leaders - Parks Recreation and Tourism Management NC State

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. 

Jake Worthington Featured - Undergraduate Spotlight: Jake Worthington - Parks Recreation and Tourism Management NC State

Feb 19, 2020

Student 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… 

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. 

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…