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Haley Plaas speaks about harmful algal blooms on The Waterloop podcast

September 27, 2020

Paerl lab PhD student Haley Plaas (ESE) discusses the science of harmful algal blooms and her research on The Waterloop podcast. To listen to what Haley Plaas has to say, follow the link

Dr. Luettich speaks about storm surge and hurricane Sally in NYT article

September 16, 2020

Dr. Luettich (IMS, MASC, ESE) speaks about storm surge and hurricane Sally in a New York Times article on climate change and increased storm risks. To read what Dr. Leuttich has to say, follow the link  

Meet IMS’s Janet Nye

September 11, 2020

The Coastal Review Online wrote a piece about Janet Nye, Associate Professor at the Institute of Marine Sciences. To find out about Nye’s passion and her career path follow the link

Zofia Knorek on university workers returning to campus

September 9, 2020

Nature journal quotes Zofia Kronek, a PhD student, in an article concerning university workers returning to campus. To see the article, follow the link to

PhD student Zofia Knorek on restored oyster reefs

September 9, 2020

WITN covered researchers studying restored oyster reefs along the coast. These researchers include grad students Zofia Knorek, a PhD student at Fodrie and Lindquist lab, and Emory Wellman, IMS alumna and grad student at ECU working at Gittman lab, with … Read more

Research led by the Noble lab on SARS-CoV-2 virus in wastewater

September 8, 2020

Shout out to the team at UNC Research for their stellar work. NC microbiologist Rachel Noble is leading a state-wide collaboration tracking novel coronavirus outbreaks across North Carolina, gaining insight that testing individuals does not offer. To see the news … Read more