Jun 30, 2021

GLAM Program Closes, But Its Impact Lives On

By Lea Hart Poole College of Management recently made the difficult decision to close its dual degree Global Luxury and Management (GLAM) graduate program with the last class set to graduate this year. The GLAM program is not ending due […]

Jun 2, 2021

Poole Class of 2021 Spotlight: Kristen Ash

A Wilmington, N.C. native and graduate of High Point University (HPU), Kristen Ash’s love of travel and all things luxury drew her to Poole College of Management’s Global Luxury and Management (GLAM) graduate program. After receiving her undergraduate degree in […]

May 26, 2021

Poole Graduation Spotlight: GLAM, An Experience to Remember

Having the opportunity to pitch marketing strategies to one of the world’s top fashion brands is something few individuals will experience in their lifetime. To do it in Paris, a global fashion capital, alongside a team of dedicated classmates? Well, […]

May 12, 2021

Poole Class of 2021 Spotlight: Mikayla Morrison

Trying to break into the fashion industry is hard enough. Trying to do it with a degree in urban studies and public policy and a background in local government is even harder, Mikayla Morrison jokes. It is why, when learning […]

Apr 26, 2021

Finding the Right Fit

Imani Starling-Brown always knew that she wanted to pursue a career in the fashion industry, but it wasn’t until she came to NC State that she knew which specific direction to take. While completing her bachelor’s degree in fashion and textile management, she stumbled upon a market that caught her eye.

Apr 13, 2021

Tapping into the Customer Experience

While some might not think there is much of a connection between the luxury industry and technology industry, Amanda Solomon found the knowledge she gained by participating in Poole College of Management’s Global Luxury and Management (GLAM) Program has helped her tremendously in her career as a part of tech-leader Cisco’s Customer Experience Organization.

Apr 6, 2021

Following the Trends

In a $1.4 trillion global industry, getting a foot in the door is no small feat. But with the Global Luxury and Management (GLAM) program, a dual master’s degree program through the Poole College of Management and the Skema Business School, Alex Simpson received an education that set her up for success in the apparel industry – and set her apart, too.

Mar 23, 2021

Luxury Goes Global

Carrie Sherron first heard about NC State’s Global Luxury and Management Program, a dual master’s degree program through the Poole College of Management and the Skema Business School, while working as an assistant manager for a local contemporary women’s clothing boutique in […]

Mar 15, 2021

Everyday Luxury

Lauren Ginsberg's love for the luxury industry swayed her decision to join the GLAM program and to excel in her current position with Athleta.