The High Country Press recently published a nice writeup on the upcoming RIEEE-sponsored event, Community FEaST.  Read the full article here.  The RIEEE will "host" a couple of tables at the feast and guide conversations around sustainable...

RIEEE CONCERT Grant Program Now Accepting Applications

Friday, September 15, 2017 - 11:33am
RIEEE launched the CONCERT (CONducting ComplEx Research Together) Grant program several years ago to support interdisciplinary research clusters.  We are pleased to announce that the 2017-2018 cycle is open and that we have added two new...

RIEEE is now a partner in the GLOBE program

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 10:13am
RIEEE became a GLOBE (Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment) Partner in 2017. GLOBE is an "international science and education program that provides students and the public worldwide with the opportunity to participate in data...
Proposals for the Fall 2016 round of RIEEE's CONCERT grant program were due Monday, October 17, 2016.  We anticipate releasing another call in Spring 2017.  Please watch for an announcement. Funding will support new, existing, or...
RIEEE's CONducting ComplEx Research Together (CONCERT) Grants Available Proposal Solicitation:  Enhancing Faculty Research CollaborationsSummary:  In an effort to encourage research collaborations and external support...
Renewable Energy Workshop Participants, Group Photo

K12 Teachers Attend Renewable Energy Workshops

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 8:36am
Forty-four STEM educators from across North Carolina attended two renewable energy workshops for teachers hosted by the Appalachian Energy Center (part of the Research Institute for Environment, Energy and Economics on campus). Participants ranged...
Appalachian State University and Lettuce Learn are offering a three-day workshop to help educators incorporate gardening into their curriculum. From July 21-23, the Lettuce Learn Project and the Goodnight Family Sustainable Development Department...
Despite an international consensus reached in 2009 to limit climate change by reducing carbon dioxide emissions, scientists say the likelihood of meeting that goal is diminishing. The Global Carbon Project's most recent analysis by scientists from...
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Dr. Nicole Bennett
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