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Developing the Nicholas School Talent Pipeline

Developing the Nicholas School talent pipeline throughout the Nicholas School is core to our mission. We believe lasting environmental change depends on embracing and encouraging the rich diversity of talent, perspectives, and experiences brought to our field by faculty, staff, students, and alumni from all backgrounds. Here are 3 examples […]

Progress Report Shows Successes of Environmental Innovation and Entrepreneurship Program

The latest progress report for our Environmental Innovation and Entrepreneurship Program shows the gains that we’ve made in the past year, such as providing summer grants for students studying sustainability solutions and renewable energy, participating in research to develop a commercial path for a cottonseed that does not contain the […]

Reunited After Twenty Years

Brenda Foos and Kira Jacobs, both MEM’97, couldn’t wait to return to campus for the Nicholas School Reunion in April. Rallying their fellow classmates to gather back in Durham further fueled their excitement. “We thought it was important to get everyone from our class together after 20 years to reconnect and […]

Spring Event Roundup

It’s been a wild and wonderful time at the Nicholas School! (And with commencement just around the corner, there’s more to come.) Here are some spring highlights:   On March 31 and April 1, almost 170 prospective MEM, MF and dual-degree students joined us on campus for Admitted Students Visitation […]