Stories From 2019

Oct 14, 2019

Poets & Quants Ranks Jenkins Online MBA Program

Poets & Quants ranked the NC State Jenkins Professional Online MBA program No. 22 in the United States in its 3rd edition of the Best Online MBA Programs.

Oct 1, 2019

Jenkins MBA’s Jen Arthur Given the Military Challenge Coin Award

Arthur was nominated by Brittni DeSander, a graduate student in the Jenkins MBA program, for the tradition that recognizes students, faculty, and staff for their unwavering commitment to the success of active military and veteran students.

Oct 1, 2019

Jenkins MBA Student Honored at Triangle Purple Heart Dinner

Jenkins MBA student Shane Witten was recently honored at the annual Triangle Purple Heart Dinner hosted by NC State on August 17.

Sep 4, 2019  |  Alumni

David Catron MBA’18: Fueling Career Growth with a Supply Chain MBA

David Catron '18 talks about what led him to NC State for his MBA, his experience as a supply chain scholar, and the impact his NC State student experience has had on his subsequent career growth.

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.

Jul 21, 2019

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

Vishnu Kotipalli, MBA/MIE '18 discusses what sparked his initial interest in supply chain management, his student experience at NC State and with the SCRC, and how is applying those experiences as a Senior Strategy Manager of Supply Chain at Lenovo.

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.