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Fodrie Ph.D. student Jeff Plumless dispelling myths for Shark Week

July 30, 2019

Fodrie lab PhD student Jeff Plumlee had a busy day today, speaking with both WCTI12 and WNCT9 about sharks and dispelling myths for Shark Week. WCTI 12: and WNCT 9:

Dr. Fodrie on talks about Shark Week

July 29, 2019

Dr. Fodrie spoke with WITN this evening about all things Shark Week.–513365311.html

Dr. Luettich receives distinguished professorship appointment

July 28, 2019

An article in a recent Carteret County News Times featured Dr. Rick Luettich’s (Marine Sciences, ESE) distinguished professorship appointment.

Dr. Paerl on Hurricane Impacts

July 23, 2019

Dr. Paerl et al’s paper, “Recent increase in catastrophic tropical cyclone flooding in coastal North Carolina, USA: Long-term observations suggest a regime shift” was featured in a recent article. The paper is also featured on the NSF website. The paper … Read more

Dr. Paerl interviewed on climate change research

July 23, 2019

Dr. Paerl was interviewed by WITN about hurricane and climate change research in the east. More information is available at

2 IMS recipients of the Knauss Fellowship

July 23, 2019

Two members of the IMS family have received the prestigious Knauss Fellowship for 2020. Congratulations to recent master’s graduate (Rodriguez & Luettich labs) Jessamin Straub, and Fodrie lab technician Grace Roskar.

Dr. Hall and Dr. Paerl on Harmful Algal blooms

July 12, 2019

In today’s North Carolina Health News Dr. Nathan Hall and Dr. Hans Paerl featured about harmful algal blooms in Albemarle Sound Uncharted waters ahead for Albemarle’s returning algae blooms – UPDATED