Student Life Blog

Apr 28, 2020

A Time to Come Together

Thank you for tuning into this April edition of Yusif’s MAC journey. It has been some time since I last wrote and there are many things I’d like to share with you; however, in light of the current state of […]

Mar 16, 2020

BECause I Need Me Time

While students may no longer be on campus, this blog post is very relevant today as students are finding themselves in a different situation and the time for self-care is even more important. For those reading, be sure to take […]

Feb 5, 2020

FAR More Than Just an Education

I sat for the FAR section of the CPA exam on January 24th. On January 25th I was showered from friends, family and classmates with questions about how well I performed. The results for the exam will not be released […]

Jan 29, 2020

Top of the Class: MAC Fellows gain exposure and confidence

Each year, the Poole College of Management Jenkins Graduate School receives hundreds of applications to the Master of Accounting program. Top students are identified and offered the opportunity to receive one of the program’s prestigious merit-based MAC Fellowships.

Dec 19, 2019

Poole Fall 2019 Graduates Prepared to Take Analytical, Entrepreneurial Skills Into Workforce

The Fall 2019 Poole College of Management Commencement ceremony Dec. 19 will celebrate the graduation of 489 students: nine will receive doctoral degrees, 146 master’s degrees and 334 bachelor’s degrees.

Dec 17, 2019

Semester Wrap Up

It is hard to believe the semester is over. It feels like a week ago I was just arriving for orientation and now I’m on a flight back home to California for the holidays. This blog wraps up my first […]

Dec 4, 2019

On Your Mark, ASAP, Go!

Online ASAP Program gets MAC students up-to-speed

Dec 3, 2019

The Journey is Half the Fun

It’s the final countdown. Only 2 weeks; 4 projects left to complete the fall semester. There has been an inordinate amount of studying, collaborating and researching; however, I would be lying if I said I was not enjoying it. The […]

Oct 31, 2019

The Tax Analytics and Technology Certificate Program: Harnessing Technology and Analytics to Solve Tax Problems

Both North Carolina State Jenkins Master of Accounting students as well as working professionals can pursue a new online program through the university to learn how to harness technology and analytics to solve tax problems.

Oct 24, 2019

Making it to Midterms

Midterms have come and gone and I can happily report that I am alive and well! Exams are always intimidating for me but being surrounded by so many encouraging and intelligent people really helped get me through it. Something great […]