Saving the West


Ed Roberson (’01, MBA ‘09) finds his place and new voices in the search to solve the critical land and water issues of a stressed landscape.

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Unearthing Time in a Bottle


A Wake Forest alumnus and botanist became a keeper of secrets for one of the world’s oldest scientific experiments.

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How to Think About the Planet


Teacher-scholars are posing research questions for their students and guiding them to deeply consider their relationship with the natural world.

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Green with Wonder


From precise botanical illustrations to surprising QR codes, artist Meredith Mulhearn (’01) stays rooted in the natural world.

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A Quieter, Darker World


Jesse Barber (Ph.D. ’07) researches noise and light pollution’s impact on animals, with the potential to shine a path to a better environment for wildlife and humans.

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Stories We're Telling

Staff Favorites


Reading the River


by Carol L. Hanner

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Treasures of the Archives


by Kerry M. King ('85)

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Walking With the Hope


by Maria Henson ('82)

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