Stories From May 2020
Statement Regarding the Events in Minneapolis
We call the names of those who have been victims of racism, violence and unjust treatment in this country — a list that is far, far too long — so that we actively reinforce the inherent value of the human lives that these names represent.
No Seeds, No Problem: Growing Vegetables From Scraps
Tips for starting a garden using the vegetables you bought for dinner.
FiCli: The Fish and Climate Change Database
Climate change affects fish globally. Yet, a comprehensive, online public database of how climate change has impacted inland fishes worldwide did not exist, until now.
Bumble Bee Disease, Reproduction Shaped by Flowering Strip Plants
Researchers study the effectiveness of flowering strip plants intended to augment bee foraging habitats.
University Housing Announces 2019-20 Student Staff of the Year Awards
NC State University Housing has recognized some of its most outstanding student workers with 2019-20 Student Staff of the Year Awards.
How To Promote Shade Coffee Farming In Puerto Rico
Like many other communities in the United States, farming on Puerto Rico is a challenging balance between protecting crops from climate change, supporting conservation, and maximizing capital. New research shows how coffee farmers make decisions on which crops to grow and what can be done to encourage shade farming practices.
Courtney Smith Receives Undergraduate Research Award
Congratulations to Courtney Smith for receiving an Undergraduate Research Award to study pollinators with Dr. Elsa Youngsteadt this summer!