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Nov 10, 2020

PRTM Alumni Spotlight: Diquan Edmonds

Diquan Edmonds graduated with a master’s degree in parks, recreation and tourism management in 2019. During his time in the College of Natural Resources, he completed his thesis project —… 

Sep 5, 2019

PRTM Graduate Certificate Featured in Sports Business Journal

This past June the Sports Business Journal (SBJ) featured an article on the Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management,  Graduate Certificate in Sport and Entertainment Venue Management. 

Sep 3, 2019

Alumni Spotlight: Ray Person

“My graduate experience at NC State University and PRTM prepared me (as well as my colleagues) to be leaders in our respective professions.” Ray Person, who graduated in 2018 with a Masters… 

Aug 29, 2019

Sport Management Study Abroad Trip

Dr. Michael Edwards and Dr. Kyle Bunds led 11 students throughout the UK and Germany this summer for a multi-country study abroad program. During five weeks of travel the students… 

Aug 26, 2019

The Outdoor Recreation Consortium Experience

 In the pictures, it looks like a group of friends having an amazing time in the mountains, hiking, enjoying nature and camp fires surrounded by breath taking views, but it’s… 

Jul 30, 2019

2019 Outstanding Ph.D. Student Award: Danielle Lawson

Getting to Know Outstanding Ph.D Award Recipient: Danielle Lawson How do you feel about winning the Outstanding Ph.D Student Award? I was honored and surprised to be chosen! Our department… 

Jul 8, 2019

Alumni Spotlight: Dave Nastalski

“Be a sponge. Soak in as much information from as many people as possible. Never be afraid to fail. Take ACTION! If you don’t do it, someone else will, be… 

Jun 21, 2019

PRTM PHD Student Jenna Hartley Selected as Nancy Foster Scholar

Congratulations to Jenna Hartley who was selected as one of only five of this year’s Nancy Foster Scholars through the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Jenna is the first… 

May 22, 2019

Alumni Spotlight: Celia Trivette

“As a park ranger and as a human being, there are opportunities to better yourself, others, and the world around you every second, all the time. I think that’s the… 

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…