Jasmeen’s Weekend Adventures in Madrid
After a week of hard work, Kirby and Jasmeen take a weekend trip to Madrid.
Kirby Morris’ Second Week in Spain
Working in Spain is very different from working in Raleigh, NC!
Learn about what Mark is working on this summer, in Lima, Peru
Kirby Morris Goes to Spain
Kirby Morris tells us about her adventure getting from Raleigh to Villaviciosa, Spain.
Jasmeen Kaur’s First Weekend Adventure in Villaviciosa, Spain
Although she just arrived in Villaviciosa, Spain, Jasmeen Kaur has already been able to soak in the sights.
Graze in the Shade: Silvopasture’s Benefits
How can a grower be more productive per acre, while improving grassland ecosystems? How do we increase production to feed a growing population, while sustaining available resources? Could silvopasture help? NC State's Miguel Castillo is finding the answers.
Student Spotlight: Andrew Maurer
Research is exciting in its own right, but this week we cast our attention onto Andrew Maurer, a graduate student in Applied Ecology, who’s taken a massive undertaking in the undertow. Down in Antigua, Andrew is hard at work researching endangered hawksbill sea turtles with a Fulbright Fellowship.
Student Spotlight: Sara Prado
Graduate student, Sara Prado, tell us about her current PhD research in coffee plantations in Puerto Rico, and her plans to work on cacao research in Peru, as a postdoc.
First Graduate Student Association Meeting
Last Wednesday, the CALS International Programs office was filled with graduate students from the 6 of the 12 departments within CALS. Students and CALS IP staff discussed exciting opportunities to get involved with the International Programs, over delicious Howling Cow ice cream.
Student Spotlight: Avery’s Adventure
Propelled by an international impetus, horticulture student Avery Bartlett-Golden followed his ambition to Spain. Avery spent an academic year abroad studying at Universitat Politecnica de Valencia (UPV) where he studied gained a fresh perspective on horticulture and landscape architecture.