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Research

Jul 1, 2022

AHS and 4-H Colleagues Receive $1.2 million Grant From CYFAR

Dr. Autumn Guin and colleagues have been awarded a CYFAR grant to implement research-based STEM curricula in grades 6-8 in rural communities in four NC counties. 

Jun 17, 2022

Gonzalez Publish Research on Latinx LGBTQ+ Youth and Family Belonging

Gonzalez recently published research in the Journal of Gay & Lesbian Social Services. 

Jun 13, 2022

Bloom Publish Research on Exploring Models of Local Food Procurements

AHS faculty member, Dr. Dara Bloom, recently published research on exploring models of local food procurement. 

Jun 10, 2022

AHS Faculty and Graduate Students Present at AAAE Conference

AHS faculty and graduate students presented research and innovative ideas at the annual research conference of the American Association for Agricultural Education (AAAE) in Oklahoma City, OK. 

May 31, 2022

Four AHS Department Members Present at the National Health Outreach Conference

Four members of the AHS department recently presented at the 2022 National Health Outreach Conference, which was recently held in Kansas City, MO. 

NC State Extension Healthy Food

May 25, 2022

YFCS Faculty Members Publish Research on Dietary Practices During COVID-19

In collaboration with colleagues from across the United States, Dr. Annie Hardison-Moody and Dr. Lindsey Haynes-Maslow co-authored an article on the disparities in dietary practices during COVID-19 by food security status. 

African American family in park

Mar 15, 2022

Research published by YFCS Faculty Member on the Mediating Role of Ethnic Identity

In collaboration with colleagues from University of Kentucky and State University of New York at Oswego, Dr. Jamie Alexander recently co-authored an article on maternal closeness, kinship ties, and future orientation among rural African American youth. The article appears in the journal¬†Journal of Adolescence Maternal closeness, kinship ties, and future orientation among rural African American… 

Talley Hall Tower

Mar 7, 2022

YFCS Faculty Member Publish Research on Grocery Purchasing Habits among Rural and Urban Residents

In collaboration with colleagues from University of Kentucky, University of Tennessee and New York University, Dr. Lindsey Haynes-Maslow recently co-authored an article on an online intervention pilot for the grocery purchasing habits among rural and urban residents. The article appears in the journal¬†International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Online Pilot Grocery Intervention among Rural… 

Front exterior of Patterson Hall

Mar 1, 2022

AEE Faculty Members Publish Research on Meaningful Collaboration between Agricultural Education and Environmental Education Frameworks

In collaboration with colleagues from the College of Natural Resources and Penn State, Dr. Travis Park and Dr. Wendy Warner recently co-authored an article on the importance of meaningful collaboration between agricultural education (AE) and environmental education (EE) frameworks. The article appears in the journal Environmental Education Research. Agricultural and environmental education: a call for… 

Dec 7, 2021

Faculty Publish Research on Students in Ag Access Programs

Barbara Kirby, Travis Park Wendy Warner, with a colleague from Wake County Public Schools, were recently published in the journal NACTA.