DEI Strategic Plan

…job hiring postings Timeline: Fall 2020 Committee Member Lead: Damon Waitt Incorporate an NCBG diversity goal in all annual permanent staff performance reviews Timeline: Year One research, Year Two implement…

Diane Elizbeth Wickland

…the 1994 Field Year. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society 76(9):1549-1577. Wickland, D. 1994. Terrestrial Ecology Interests in a Brazilian Study. Revista Brasileira de Geofisica 12(1): 29-31. Bolle, H.-J., J.-C….

Winter in the Garden Programs

…in-person during normal Garden hours (Tuesdays-Saturdays 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sundays 1-5 p.m.) or online! At-Home Wreath Making with Native Plants On-Demand Join NCBG staff member Wendy Wenck, curator of the…

James Arthur Doubles, Jr.

…Coker and John Nathaniel Couch. The title of his doctoral thesis was “A taxonomic study of the Myxomycetes of North Carolina.” 1 Myxomycete specimen collected by James Arthur Doubles, Jr….

Work from Home Work-Study Students

When Carolina shifted to all on-line classes at the end of Spring Break due to Covid-2019, we faced the challenge of how to keep our loyal and hard-working Work-Study Students…

Carolina Community Garden

…Orange County Master Gardener James Holman, Housekeeping- Third Shift, Employee Forum Delegate Mandy Monroe, CCG Garden Assistant Joanna Massey Lelekacs, North Carolina Botanical Garden Claire Lorch, Carolina Campus Community Garden…

Samuel McCutchen Bain

…States Federal Census [database online]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. 2006. Year: 1910; Census place: Knoxville Ward 10, Knox, Tennessee; Roll: T624_1507; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0098; Image: 1127;…

Happy Birthday, Psilocybe!

…when ingested metabolizes into psilocin, a potent hallucinogen.2 Prior to shipping the specimens to Utah, Dr. Cotter photographed them for inclusion in our online catalog, mycoportal.org. One specimen (NCU-F-0009757) stood…