Meet A Student

Meredith Ratledge

Meredith Ratledge
Class of 2018

Meredith's interest in global energy issues was sparked by her environmental sciences classes at UNC. She plans to pursue that global interest by spending a semester at IE's Thailand field site. Read more about the IE field sites. Learn more about Mreedith's Carolina experience

Research Spotlight

Jackie MacDonald Gibson
Jackie MacDonald Gibson, Associate Professor, Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering

Jackie's research seeks to illuminate what individuals, communities, and policymakers can do to make the biggest and most lasting improvements on public health by improving the quality of our environment. Jackie's latest research focused on evaluating the disparities to water and sewer access in North Carolina. That work was recently featured in the American Journal of Public Health.

We envision a world-renowned community at Carolina that is leading in innovative research, educating future leaders, and engaging the public to solve major environmental, energy, and development challenges.