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
Other Top News
NC State Students Excavate Prehistoric Settlement in Cyprus
In May and June of 2018, a group of 15 NC State undergraduates traveled to the island of Cyprus in the eastern Mediterranean to take part in an archaeological field school. Directed by NC State faculty Dr. Kathryn Grossman (Sociology and Anthropology) and Dr. Tate Paulette (History), this new study abroad program provides students with in-depth, hands-on training in archaeological field methods within the context of the Makounta-Voules Archaeological Project (MVAP).
Interview with Dr. Linda Jacobs
An interview with Dr. Linda Jacobs on her talk at NC State “Creating Illusions: Arabs in America’s Fairs, 1876-1896,” which discussed the role of Syrian performers, merchants, and travelers at world’s fairs in the late nineteenth-century.