From the Dean's Perspective
Article ItemCareer Fair , article
The college’s Career Fair was moved to Owens Hall this year to better accommodate both students and potential employers.
Article ItemFirst-year experience program honored , article
The college’s first-year experience program — Invent the Sustainable Future — received one of three 2013 University Exemplary Program Awards.
Article ItemNew environmental informatics major opens a world of opportunity , article
As efforts to manage natural resources grow increasingly reliant on computer-based approaches, the need for professionals trained in data gathering and knowledge integration has skyrocketed.
Article ItemState launches wildlife conflict helpline , article
Deer are unwelcome visitors to residential gardens.
Article ItemWEI unveils 2014 product , article
The student-run entrepreneurial venture that uses a concept-to-marketing business approach, is taking orders for its 2014 product — a customized maple and cherry cutting board.
Article ItemWiseman leads Virginia Big Tree Program , article
Eric Wiseman, associate professor of urban forestry and arboriculture, has been named coordinator of the Virginia Big Tree Program.
Article ItemFisheries program opens doors for freshman , article
Paige Crane got a jump on her college studies by participating in the Hutton Junior Fisheries Biology Program over the summer.
Article ItemForestry Club provides firewood to new dining hall , article
The Forestry Club has been selling firewood locally for many years to raise funds for timber sports activities.
Article ItemLeadership Institute , article
The 2013-14 Leadership Institute student cohort winter break trip included stops in Richmond, Charlottesville, and Washington, D.C.
Article ItemParece reaps multiple accolades , article
In addition to winning scholarships and a poster competition, Tammy Parece has co-authored a number of published works.
Article ItemRaymond presented with Scholar Award , article
Jay Raymond received an International Plant Nutrition Institute Scholar Award for graduate students in sciences relevant to plant nutrition and crop nutrient management.
Article ItemSearch and rescue! , article
When not working on her master’s in geography, Ashley Lewis, spends much of her time as a search and rescue (SAR) volunteer, which includes training, teaching, and responding to calls.
Article ItemBurkhart named Forest Champion , article
Harold E. Burkhart, University Distinguished Professor and the Thomas M. Brooks Professor of Forestry, was named Forest Champion of the Year by the Forest Landowners Association.
Article ItemDean Emeritus honored with lectureship , article
Dean Emeritus J. Michael Kelly was honored by the Soil Science Society of America with the 2013 Sergei A. Wilde Distinguished Lectureship on Forest Soils.
Article ItemFox receives Barrington Moore Award , article
Tom Fox, professor of forest soils and silviculture, received the Society of American Forester’s Barrington Moore Award in Biological Science.
Article ItemKelly recognized as a Global Conservation Leader , article
Associate Professor Marcella Kelly received the Global Conservation Leader Award from the Philadelphia Zoo at the zoo’s fourth annual Global Conservation Gala.
Article ItemNew college faculty , article
The College would like to welcome our new faculty Scott Barrett, Leandro Castello, Kelly Cobourn, Alycia Crall, Luke Juran, and Quinn Thomas.
Article ItemStiles commended by the CIA , article
Kenneth Stiles received the Career Commendation Medal from the CIA for exceptional achievement during his 29 years of service.
Article ItemNew center partnerships work toward responsible water management , article
Effectively managing the planet’s water resources is critical to ensuring equitable development around the world.
Article ItemStudent partners with Campbell Soup to make Camden a 'healthy community' , article
Partnering with the Campbell Soup Company’s Healthy Communities program has opened Pam Nagurka’s eyes to the private sector’s role in social issues.
Article ItemAlumni Profile: Christian Heine , article
Alumnus Christian Heine has come a long way — literally and figuratively — from his start as a woodworker’s apprentice in his home country of Germany to his current position as president of Bosch Power Tools North America.
Article ItemAusten heads American Fisheries Society , article
Douglas J. Austen has been selected as executive director of the American Fisheries Society.
Article ItemBullard garners multiple honors , article
Steven Bullard has been elected president of the National Association of University Forest Resources Programs.
General ItemAdditional alumni news
We love hearing about all the great things going on with our alumni — awards, promotions, retirements, etc. Regrettably, we don’t have enough space in the newsmagazine to print them all. You can now catch up with former classmates and fellow Hokies online.