NC State University recently announced its 2019 Awards for Excellence winners. Spencer Rogers, coastal construction and erosion specialist for North Carolina Sea Grant, is one of 12 winners of the highest honor given annually to non-faculty staff at NC State. Rogers had been nominated by the university’s Office of Research and Innovation.
The Summer 2019 issue of Coastwatch magazine takes an in-depth look how state officials are keeping home-grown shellfish safe to eat. The latest edition of North Carolina Sea Grant’s flagship publication also explores much more, including new science and initiatives affecting coastal North Carolina.
The N.C. Office of Recovery and Resiliency has announced Jessica Whitehead will take on new duties as chief resilience officer. For 11 years, Whitehead has served as the coastal communities hazards adaptation specialist for North Carolina Sea Grant. She assumes the new position June 3.
Spencer Rogers, North Carolina Sea Grant’s coastal construction and erosion specialist, was one of two recent winners of annual Awards for Excellence in the NC State University Office of Research and Innovation.
The Albemarle-Pamlico National Estuary Partnership and North Carolina Sea Grant are accepting applications for the 2019 Graduate Fellowship in Estuarine Research.