Forest Scene 24: Spring 2020

Letter from the Head

Professor and Head Mike Kilgore discusses the unexpected challenges the department has overcome this spring.

Feature in Remote Learning: Taking the Advanced Field Sessions Online

Professors Dr. Charlie Blinn, Dr. Marcella Windmuller-Campione, and Dr. John Zobel discuss how they adapted the Advanced Field Sessions for the COVID-19 learning environment.

Student Spotlight: Erin Stermer

Erin Stermer, an undergraduate in Forest and Natural Resource Management, discusses her academic experience at the U.

Alumni Spotlight: Chris Risbrudt

Dr. Chris Risbrudt, (B.S. Forest Resources Development from the University of MInnesota in 1972), talks about his long and distinguished career in the US Forest Service.

Faculty Retirement: Professor Gary Johnson

After being a fixture in our department for nearly three decades, Professor Gary Johnson will be retiring from the University of Minnesota at the end of the summer.

Department Updates

The Department of Forest Resources welcomes Ben Findlay in the role of Communications Specialist.

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