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Salvesen to retire after two decades at Carolina

October 2, 2021

This month, David Salvesen will celebrate retirement after a career spanning two decades at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. His professional story tells of the importance of people in the environmental field, as he leaves behind a … Continued

GiveUNC | Mar. 30: A day like no other

March 15, 2021

GiveUNC | March 30 | Save the date! You can make March 30 a great day by joining your fellow Tar Heels for #GiveUNC – a 24-hour day of giving –  and contributing to the Institute for the Environment. Your … Continued

Meet the Field Site Directors

September 7, 2020

Engaging students in a semester of transformative hands-on learning and research are key aspects of the experiences offered at all of UNC-Chapel Hill’s field sites. A partnership among the Institute, the  Environment, Ecology and Energy Program and the  Study Abroad … Continued

Former field site student awarded prestigious NSF Fellowship

August 2, 2020

Claire Johnson, a student in the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Environment, Ecology and Energy Program (E3P) and former IE field site student,  recently was awarded a competitive Graduate Research Fellowship from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The … Continued

Postcard from the Field: Natalie Gabriel ’22 Thailand

May 31, 2020

  Name: Natalie Gabriel Major: Environmental Science: Quantitative Energy Track Expected graduation date: May 2022 Why did you want to go to the Thailand Field Site? I chose this study abroad program because it was not only through my major … Continued

Celebrating summer interns

January 31, 2020

As the summer came to a close, so did internships for dozens of students at the Institute for the Environment (IE) and organizations across the Triangle. On August 15, students who worked with IE and its partners such as the … Continued