Conserving Butterflies: Elsita Kiekebusch
Ph.D. student Elsita Kiekebusch combines a passion for preservation with a love of insects.
Fighting Salmonella: Grayson Walker
Grayson Walker Graduate student, Poultry Science B.S., Poultry Science, CALS 2015 Grayson Walker got to work trying to eradicate salmonella bacteria in poultry when he was an undergraduate in CALS. Now, he’s continuing that quest in graduate school. What Walker […]
Learning To Teach, Teaching To Learn
Joy Morgan’s Teaching Diverse Learners class develops creativity and flexibility in future ag educators who must accommodate students with a variety of needs in a single classroom.
By Chelsea Kellner Video by Chris Liotta Governors and growers, city councils and small businesses have sought the insights of Extension economist Mike Walden since he started his radio show in the late 1970s. And now he’s looking farther ahead […]
You’ve Got A Friend
A panel of experts gather at Talley Student Union to hash out a complex question: How is CALS here - and why does it matter?
Saving Mangroves: Ryann Rossi
Off in the Caribbean, Ryann Rossi dives deep into the region’s mangrove ecosystems. Mangroves are beneficial both environmentally and economically. These halophytes — plants adapted to grow in saltwater — provide an estimated $1.6 billion in ecosystem services worldwide, protecting […]
Bright Lights, Big City For Extension
NC State Extension's Urban Area Specialist Kristin Feierabend is the first to focus on urban areas statewide.
Soldiers In The Field
By Chelsea Kellner Partnering with the College of Veterinary Medicine, NC State Extension helps provide hands-on farm animal training before U.S. soldiers deploy to countries with agricultural economies. When Staff Sgt. Angelsea Sorrells reported to the CALS Beef Educational Unit […]
With a recent gift to CALS, alumnus Johnny Barnes is making sure others with similarly complex agribusinesses can access first-rate continuing education.
#AgPackStrong: Sepideh Saidi
Founder of top civil engineering firm SEPI, CALS grad Sepideh Saidi has been named one of the top 20 CEOs in the Triangle – and a 2016 Outstanding Alumnus of the Year for the Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering. […]