P2EP Creates Career Path for Former Intern

November 03, 2016

When Sierra Bonney, Plant Pathways Elucidation Project (P2EP) alumnus, goes to work at the N.C. State Plants for Human Health Institute (PHHI) on the North Carolina Research Campus (NCRC) in Kannapolis, she realizes she has come full circle. In 2015, while studying biology and chemistry at Pfeiffer University, just 30 minutes northeast of the NCRC, […]

P2EP Veteran Samantha Case, a Scientist Shaped by Blueberries, Broccoli and Summer Interns 

August 09, 2016

One more year of dissertation writing and graduate student Samantha Case will earn the right to add “PhD” to the end of her name. Case’s journey from undergraduate biology major to budding scientist is defined by blueberry and broccoli metabolomics research and the experience of simultaneously mentoring summer interns as part of the Plant Pathways […]

Catawba students spend their summer as interns at N.C. Research Campus

August 04, 2016

Read the original article from the Salisbury Post. KANNAPOLIS — Catawba College student Bryan Morris of Concord says spending the summer as an intern in the Plant Pathways Elucidation Project at the N.C. Research Campus (NCRC) in Kannapolis has “demystified what actually happens in research” for him. Morris, a Noyce Scholar pursuing a biology major […]

Spotlight On Conor Reid, P2EP Intern

July 22, 2016

Like his peer, neighbor, and fellow “four-peat” Plant Pathways Elucidation Project Intern Claire Thetford, Conor Reid began his adventure as an intern at the North Carolina Research Campus with two summers spent as a lab technician with Eric Jackson, PhD, from General Mills. Reid has since spent his last two summers as a full-fledged P2EP […]

Spotlight On Claire Thetford, P2EP Intern

June 30, 2016

As a young Claire Thetford began to prepare for her first semester at North Carolina State University in the summer of 2013, a neighbor asked her if she would be interested in working as a lab technician for a few weeks as part of a newly established internship program. Her neighbor was Eric Jackson, PhD, […]

Getting To Know the 2016 P2EP Interns

June 01, 2016

Corey Kennedy is a rising junior and chemistry major at UNC Charlotte. He’s still weighing his options per what path he’ll take after graduation. In the meantime, he’s flourishing during his summer with the Plant Pathways Elucidation Project, studying beta glucan in oats under the guidance of his graduate mentor, Scott Smith. As a chemistry […]

Experience a Dynamic Summer of Science as a P2EP Undergraduate Intern

January 14, 2015

Undergraduate students with an interest in plant research are encouraged to apply for a dynamic summer of science as part of the Plant Pathways Elucidation Project (P2EP) at the NC Research Campus in Kannapolis, a 350-acre life sciences hub dedicated to advancing scientific discoveries and development relating to human health, nutrition and agriculture. P2EP is […]

NCRC, RCCC & P2EP: All the Tools for a Career in Science

August 06, 2014

To launch careers in science, Brooklyn Phillips, Marlinda Davis and Carolyn Munson knew they needed two things-  a degree and hands-on laboratory experience. At the NC Research Campus (NCRC), the three women found both. They are all working toward an applied science degree in biotechnology at the Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Biotechnology Training Center at the […]