Article ItemDean's Perspective , article
I am very proud of how our college has adapted to continuing our work during the COVID-19 pandemic. You may never realize the strength or quality of your organization until it has been tested.
Article ItemCollege of Natural Resources and Environment welcomes new director of inclusion and diversity , article
The hiring of Maryam Kamran reflects the college’s commitment to fostering greater representation in the fields of natural and environmental sciences.
Article ItemLeaping lemurs and hidden hellbenders: Class of 2020 graduates get up close to wildlife , article
Giovanni Walters and Margot Breiner each got valuable hands-on experience outside the classroom while to completing their degrees in wildlife conservation.
Article ItemWilliam Hopkins receives Virginia’s highest faculty honor , article
Hopkins, professor of wildlife in the College of Natural Resources, has been selected to receive a 2021 Outstanding Faculty Award from the State Council of Higher Education and Dominion Power.
Article ItemAcademic advising during a pandemic , article
The college's Advising Center quickly adapted to continue serving current and prospective students in the wake of the pandemic.
Article ItemThree faculty members join the College of Natural Resources and Environment , article
Willandia Chaves, Brett Jesmer, and Patrick Corey Green join the college’s faculty in the 2020-21 academic year.
General ItemRachel Spector
A glimpse at Rachel Spector’s ExperienceVT Map gives one insight into her drive to make the world a better place through climate justice.
Article Item$10 million grant to foster new sustainable biomass research , article
Professor Chad Bolding will focus on the utilization of forest residues — secondary materials such as branches and treetops left behind after traditional forest products are transported to mills.
Article ItemGrant awarded to study how plants affect microbiomes , article
A four-year $500,000 grant was awarded to a School of Plant and Environmental Sciences research team by the United States Department of Agriculture National Institute of Food and Agriculture.
Article ItemWhat does the fox say to a puma? Predators form an unusual coexistence in the central Chilean Andes , article
While pumas and foxes overlapped significantly where they lived and what time they were active, researchers found the predators had little overlap in what they were eating.
Article ItemThreading a (pine) needle: Virginia’s Big Tree Program finds balance between tree science and community engagement , article
The success of the Virginia Big Tree Program helped move the commonwealth to the top spot on the National Register of Champion Trees.
Article ItemCenter for Emerging, Zoonotic, and Arthropod-borne Pathogens to tackle infectious diseases , article
The center will be administratively established as an institute-level center in the Fralin Life Science Institute and will include faculty participants from at least seven colleges and more than 25 departments on campus.