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Dr. Piehler on the upkeep of Jordan Lake

January 17, 2020

The N&O quotes Mike Piehler, a Gillings School of Global Public Health and Institute of Marine Sciences professor, from a report that suggested that Wake County towns that take drinking water from Jordan Lake should help pay for cleaning it … Continued

How Diamond Holloman finds resilience in Lumberton

September 4, 2019

  Diamond Holloman, a Ph.D. candidate in Carolina’s Environment, Ecology and Energy program, is the first recipient of a post-Florence disaster relief grant from the Carolina Center for Public Service. She is investigating ways that communities of color in Lumberton, … Continued

E3P Alumna Dr. Rachel Gittman in the news

March 21, 2019

IMS alumna and adjunct faculty member Dr Rachel Gittman’s research is featured in an article by the Food & Environmental Reporting Network. https://thefern.org/2019/03/as-coastal-flooding-surges-living-shorelines-seen-as-savior/  

E3P major, Erin Spencer receives 2019 Impact Award

March 7, 2019

Each year, The Graduate School honors graduate students in programs throughout our University for their powerful discoveries that contribute to a better future for people and communities in North Carolina. The longstanding Impact Award, made possible through the generous support … Continued

Dr Gangi talks about upcoming Clean Tech Summit

February 28, 2019

Institute for the Environment professor and UNC Clean Tech Summit lead organizer Greg Gangi talks about this week’s summit. https://www.wraltechwire.com/2019/02/26/ncs-role-in-clean-energy-economy-is-focus-of-unc-clean-tech-summit/

E3P major, Diamond Holloman receives IME Doctoral Candidacy Award

January 16, 2019

Environment, Ecology and Energy Program PhD candidate Diamond Holloman recently received the prestigious IME Doctoral Candidacy Award. Associate Professor of Geography at UNC, Dr. Gabriela Valdivia nominated Diamond Holloman for the award. The Initiative for Minority Excellence (IME) focuses on the retention and … Continued

E3P Major, Erin Spencer wins Three Minute Thesis competition

October 31, 2018

E3P graduate student Erin Spencer competed in the 2018 Three Minute Thesis completion and won. The Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) is an academic competition where participants have just three minutes to explain the breadth and significance of their research project … Continued

E3P major, Emily Kian, competes for international startup prize

October 4, 2018

Student startup pitched business to world leaders at the United Nations headquarters Current Carolina students Eliza Harrison, Lucy Best and Emily Kian will pitch their startup company to world leaders at the United Nations headquarters this weekend. By Korie Dean, University … Continued

Well Said: Battle Grove Restoration

September 27, 2018

The gentle stream that flows beside McIver Residence Hall hasn’t always been part of the campus landscape. It just looks as though it has. A pipe beneath the street combined with the natural path of rainwater and nearby springs presented … Continued