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Cory Caddell has been accepted to the 2018 PEP program

Cory Caddell, a senior in the Environmental and Geospatial programs was accepted to participate in the Partnership Education Program (PEP) at Woods Hole Massachusetts. This is a Summer Science Intern Program designed to promote diversity in Woods Hole, Massachusetts. He will be provided room and  board, travel...
 
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Mark Reyes accepted for Summer Research Opportunity

Mark Reyes, a senior in Environmental Science as been accepted to participate in the College of Agriculture and the Natural Resources’ Summer Research Opportunity Program (SROP) at the  University of Maryland. Mark will be provided round-trip airfare, room, and board in University on-campus housing, and a...
 
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DEEGS representation at GURS

At the 2018 GURS (Graduate and Undergraduate Research Symposium) on Saturday, the DEEGS had good representation. Everyone who presented did a great job and below are awards earned by DEEGS students: Richie Foster - 1st place Undergraduate Poster Competition, College of Arts and Science (pictured),  Title of...
 
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How much air pollution is too much?

A recent new article about DEEGS research from the Herald Sun: http://www.heraldsun.com/news/local/counties/durham-county/article203916304.html   Read more here:...
 
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Student Spring Break Trip to Tulane University

In collaboration with Tulane University Department of Environmental Studies and Department of Public Health, the North Carolina Central University Department of Environmental Earth and Geographic Science will be taking 8 students to participate in a week long hands on learning workshop in New Orleans LA.   The...
 
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Student Spring Break Trip to UGA Marine Institue Georgia

Students from the Oceanography class offered by DEEGS will spend three days at the University of Georgia Marine Institute at Sapelo Island, Georgia conducing marine research. The trip includes nature trail transects, Bioacoustics, beach ecology, fish survey, and marsh exploration. On the return trip, students will visit...
 
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Environmental and Geospatial Sciences Gain Credentials

North Carolina Central University’s Department of Environmental, Earth and Geospatial Sciences (DEEGS) has received national recognition for its outstanding programs in geospatial sciences and environmental health. The department’s Geospatial Sciences Program was designated as a Center for Academic...
 
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PEARL - Patuxent Environmental & Aquatic Research Lab

A 3-day workshop at the PEARL to explore this issue in-depth by…Learning about problems related to power plant operations and the environment, and conducting a problem solving exercise, the students visited an operating Nuclear Power Plant’s cooling water structures by boat on the Chesapeake Bay, and took a...
 
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Solar Spring Break 2017 - San Pasqual Reservation

GRID Alternatives' Solar Spring Break gives college students from around the country the opportunity to spend their winter or spring vacation week installing solar in underserved communities.  Each project hosts 10-12 college students travelling to one of GRID Alternatives' regional offices in California, New...
 
 
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