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Jul 16, 2020

Helping Students ‘Think and Do’: Craig Weeks

Despite making plans to retire back in early 2018, Craig Weeks continues to spend his time helping others, including the students in NC State’s supply chain program who work on projects for the SCRC’s partner companies. 

Jul 6, 2020

Committed to Service: Jenkins Dual Degree Program Alumni Spotlight

Poole College alum discusses how the Jenkins MAC/MBA dual-degree program prepared him for a successful career and a life of service. 

Jun 1, 2020

Stacy Wood on Creativity and Innovation: COVID-19’s Silver Lining

Poole College’s professor of marketing, Stacy Wood, offers insight on why times of crisis present opportunities for exploration and risk taking. 

May 14, 2020

Alumna Raven Solomon’s Experiences in Poole College Inspire Leadership Across Generations

Poole Alumna Raven Solomon credits her time at NC State and Poole College as instrumental in her work to inspire leadership across generations. 

May 7, 2020

Jenkins Professional Online MBA Grad’s Story of Valuable Lessons and a Promotion

The Jenkins Professional Online MBA provided the flexibility Jason Brodsgaard needed to continue his education and refine his skills in business. While earning his degree, he was promoted to CEO of his company. 

May 7, 2020

A Change of Plans

What began as an exciting trip to France as part of her Jenkins MBA program, turned into a much longer adventure for Poole graduate student Valaree Reese. 

Jean Bigoney at one of the Jenkins Professional Online MBA Program Raleigh Residency events. Jean is pictured in the suites at Carter Finley Stadium overlooking the field.

May 6, 2020

Jenkins Professional Online MBA Graduate Jean Bigoney Applies New Skills to Career

Jean Bigoney is set to earn her Master of Business Administration this May through the NC State Jenkins Professional Online MBA Program. Learn more about Bigoney’s experience in the program. 

Apr 27, 2020

COVID-19’s Impact on the Hiring Process

Director of undergraduate programs, Brian Newton, gives an outlook into the job market and offers insight on how students can adjust to changes in the hiring process. 

Apr 17, 2020

Triangle Business Journal Applauds Dean Buckless’ Efforts to Push Poole College Forward

Frank Buckless, dean of Poole College of Management, recently spoke with Triangle Business Journal about his role, and his efforts to ensure the college stands out amongst competitors and engages in industry. 

Apr 17, 2020

MBA Program, Supply Chain Project Help Scientist Diversify Skill Set

Mai Doan is a part-time Jenkins MBA student at the Poole College of Management, in addition to being a full-time senior associate scientist at Biogen, a multinational biotechnology company. She says that, given her largely-scientific background, earning her MBA is […]