Stories From 2019

Aug 12, 2019  |  Academics

MBA Consulting Practicum Drives Success for Clients and Students

The Consulting Practicum in the Jenkins MBA Program has an overarching objective: to drive success for both the student consultants and their clients in a wide range of businesses and industries. Since fall 2017, when the practicum was launched, 111 students […]

Jul 21, 2019

Vishnu Kotipalli MBA/MIE’18: A Testament to Academia’s Impact on Industry

Vishnu Kotipalli graduated from NC State in 2018, having earned both a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree and a Master of Industrial Engineering (MIE) degree through the Poole College of Management’s dual-degree program. In this interview, Kotipalli discusses what […]

Jun 7, 2019

McLauchlan Leadership Challenge Brings Jenkins MBA Student ‘Out of the Chair, Into the Air’

Sahir Patel drove 1,300 miles, from Raleigh, N.C., to Austin, Texas, for his summer internship in that state’s procurement department. Cross-country travel for internships is not unheard of, but this was one of several significant journeys – both physical and […]

Jun 3, 2019

Professor Bill Rand: Understanding Complex Networks, Data-driven Decisionmaking

Professor Bill Rand discusses his data-driven, interdisciplinary approach to marketing research and teaching.

May 24, 2019

Will Morrison: U.S. Navy Supply Corps Officer Drops Anchor in Raleigh for His MBA

For Lt. Cmdr. Will Morrison, the last two years at NC State earning his MBA have been a welcomed pit stop on his journey to the top of the ranks of the US Navy’s Supply Corps. The road to Raleigh […]

May 20, 2019

A Century in the Making

After nearly a century, the Memorial Belltower’s bells are on the way, part of a completion and restoration project that will launch this fall and is made possible by the generosity of Bill (’81) and Frances Henry.

May 13, 2019

Poole Graduates Encouraged to Make Big Plans, Aim High

Poole College celebrates spring 2019 graduates with hooding and commencement ceremonies.

May 3, 2019

Product Innovation Lab Team Incorporates OpenGait Prosthetics

The OpenGait team display and discuss their prosthetic device to guests.

May 2, 2019

NC State Names New Dean of Poole College of Management

Frank Buckless tapped to lead the Poole College of Management.

May 1, 2019

New Round of Quality Matters-Certified Courses

Congratulations to our second group of faculty for confirming their commitment to online course quality. In one short year, NC State has added 12 Quality Matters-certified courses to its curriculum through the Online Course Improvement Program.