Looking back at APNEP’s 2016 partnership with ERP

December 19, 2016

In their December newsletter, the Albemarle-Pamlico National Estuary Partnership’s (APNEP) featured a collaboration with UNC-IE’s Environmental Resource Program (ERP). Over the summer, twenty 8th-12th grade science teachers spent four days exploring the sounds and the sea at the Trinity Center … Continued

EGRET Fellows Dive into Coastal Science at Weekend Retreat

March 21, 2016

EGRET Fellows teachers gathered at the coast during the weekend of March 12-13, to learn about barrier islands and sound ecosystems in North Carolina, as the culminating event for a year-long professional development program.  Nine participants, all 5th grade teachers, … Continued

Registration Now Open for Tools of Watershed Management Workshop

March 16, 2016

The NC Watershed Stewardship Network in partnership with UNC Institute for the Environment, is offering a FREE two-day workshop to anyone who works at the local level and is ready to plan and implement watershed improvement projects in their community. The workshop will be … Continued

IDEA Students Discuss the Need for Diversity in the Sciences

March 3, 2016

On Saturday, February 27, sixteen high school students from the IDEA (Increasing Diversity and Enhancing Academia) geosciences program, met with UNC Geology faculty Dr. Joel Hudley and Dr. Melissa Hudley, along with IDEA undergraduate students Corey Moore and Jonathan Garrick, … Continued