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Creating sound forest policies

Lauren Ward's path diverted from litigation when she realized the effect that empirical research could have


Personal: “The mountains are calling, and I must go.”


A professionals' perspective

Alumni plug their careers through classroom visits

When the students in Joe Conrad’s wood procurement class settled in at their desks this past spring, they didn’t always see the Warnell professor standing at the lectern ready to start teaching.

Instead, they frequently found Joe Parsons and Kim Lloyd at the front of the class, Powerpoint already cued up, and the procurement pros ready to start talking. The two Warnell alumni tag-teamed teaching duties this spring, giving students the unique chance to learn directly from those working in the field.