Join us on Monday, November 16 6:30- 8:30 pm at the Hunt Library Auditorium for a special film screening of ‘America’s First Forest: Carl Schenck and the Asheville Experiment’. America’s First Forest is a one hour documentary about legendary forester & educator Carl Schenck, who established the country’s first forestry school and help launch the American conservation movement. The film will be followed by a panel discussion with experts in forest management, natural resource conservation and history. See the film trailer: www.americasfirstforest.org
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Revisiting the CCC
A new digital archive about the Civilian Conservation Corps aims to revive knowledge about the CCC’s role providing opportunities for recreation and leisure to Virginia’s common people.
PhD Student, Melody Hunter-Pillion, Teams Up With SE CASC To Conduct Oral History Interviews in Puerto Rico
This past Summer, PhD student, Melody Hunter-Pillion, traveled to Puerto Rico with Aranzazu Lascurain, Assistant University Director at the Global Change Forum/SE Climate Adaptation Science Center at NC State and James Currie - Multimedia Specialist, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science - to conduct oral history interviews in the field with scientists from Puerto Rico.