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Wilmer Reyes - Alumni Profile: Wilmer Reyes, President of Universidad Nacional de Agricultura, College of Natural Resources, Wilmer Reyes, feature - College of Natural Resources News NC State University

Jun 14, 2021

Alum Leads Honduran University, Conservation Efforts Through Pandemic

Wilmer Reyes graduated from NC State with a Ph.D. in forestry and environmental resources in 2017. He is now president of the Universidad Nacional de Agricultura (UNAG) in Honduras, where he also teaches in the department of hydrometeorology. 

Kate Jones

May 3, 2021

Where There’s Smoke: Reducing Downwind Impacts of Prescribed Burns

New research by Geospatial Analytics Ph.D. student Kate Jones will use geospatial modeling and interactive data visualization to help fire managers consider the vulnerability of communities downwind of prescribed burns. 

Lauren Pharr in woods - Black Excellence: Wildlife Biologist Lauren Pharr - NC State University College of Natural Resources Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources

Feb 17, 2021

Black Excellence: Wildlife Biologist Lauren Pharr

Lauren Pharr, a master’s student in the Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources at NC State’s College of Natural Resources is partnering with Neighborhood Nestwatch out of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C., to research the effects of urban noise and light pollution on avian survival. 

Bruno Ferreira

Apr 7, 2020

Alum Shows That Videos Can Promote Farm Tourism

Bruno Ferreira, a recent graduate alumnus, developed a series of videos that focus on the farmers behind some of the state’s best known local chefs across North Carolina. 

Garrett Millar

Oct 11, 2019

Putting Human Experience on the Map

Garrett Millar has a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from NC State and will graduate in May from the Geospatial Analytics Ph.D. program. Using data from wearable sensors, he creates interactive visualizations that explore the spatial side of stress. 

Jessica Phillips

Jan 12, 2018

An Intrepid Veteran and NC State Alum Finds A Hat That Fits

As a state park ranger, alumna Jessica Phillips is using her position to inform and 'bring the parks to the people.' 

Pearce and Chaudhuri with model plane

May 23, 2017

Students Share Value of Graduate Education with Legislators

Three NC State graduate students are among those who shared their research projects recently with members of the North Carolina General Assembly. 

Doug with model of his face

Nov 29, 2016

Douglas Shoemaker

Douglas Shoemaker, who completed his doctorate this year, trained at NC State’s Center for Geospatial Analytics before accepting a directorship at the Center for Applied GIS at UNC-Charlotte on July 1 this year. 

image of storm off SE coast

May 5, 2016

Study Looks at Climate Change Concern in Adolescents

Postdoctoral scholar Kathryn Stevenson, College of Natural Resources, has found that middle schoolers' concern about climate change is linked to their personal beliefs on the subject and those of family and friends. 

woman teaching at white board

Mar 22, 2016

Network Partnership Will Promote Innovative Teaching

As NC State University celebrates Graduate Education Week, the Graduate School announces that it has joined the Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning (CIRTL).