Nature for all: Connecting communities of color with the outdoors

From an early age, many people don’t feel welcome in outdoor spaces or inspired to pursue environmental science careers. That needs to change.

It’s hot and disgustingly humid at Greenfield Lake in Wilmington, North Carolina, and I’ve …
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Charting a future for agriculture

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Making predictions is a notoriously dicey proposition in the world of agriculture.

In a business where it’s often said, 15% is up to farmers and 85% is up to Mother Nature, …

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Gen Z grew up with climate change. Now it’s starting to have an effect on their career choices

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CNBC’s “College Voices 2020” is a series written by CNBC interns from universities across the country about coming of age, getting their college education and …

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Study evaluates COVID-19’s impact on food-shopping behavior for food-insecure populations

By: Wang, Y., et al. (2021) Risk perception and resource scarcity in food procurement during the early outbreak of COVID-19. Public Health. doi.org/10.1016/j.puhe.2021.04.020.

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The COVID-19 pandemic changed …

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Majority of Americans Want Companies Publicly Committed to Environmentally Friendly Practices

Over two-thirds of U.S. adults say companies should publicly report progress on environmental issues

79% of job-seekers want to work for a company committed to addressing climate change

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Gen Z is the Next Driving Force in Food and Ag

By: Jaclyn Krymowski, Contributor agdaily.com

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It happens all the time, we see different generations collide as another comes of age to take the societal reins from the last. But things are quite a bit different this time …

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Agricultural Education in the United States: Developing the Talent Pipeline

Written by: AgCareers.com 2019 U.S. Job Report, 2020 U.S. Agribusiness HR Review, Food and Agricultural Education Information System (FAEIS)

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A look at trends in postsecondary enrollment and degrees.

While our industry …

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Green Gigs: How to Launch a Stellar Sustainability Career

https://www.themuse.com/advice/green-gigs-how-to-launch-a-stellar-sustainability-career

As a corporate sustainability consultant at GreenOrder, the most common question I received was, “What type of graduate degree do I need to be a competitive candidate in this field?”

The first thing I’d say? “Slow …

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4 Tips for Building Relationships Through Informational Interviews

Informational interviews are treasure troves of information. What you collect from these types of networking meetings—in which you build relationships with people at the organizations you want to join—can provide you with insights that can help you improve your resume, cover …

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6 Tips for Starting and Succeeding at a Fully Remote Job

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Whether you like it or not, remote work is here to stay. This means when you accept your next job, chances are …

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