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Year: 2021

Apr 22, 2021

Chief Sales Officer at SAS Paula Henderson ‘94 to Speak at Poole College of Management Commencement

NC State Poole College of Management has announced Paula Henderson, executive vice president and chief sales officer of SAS, as the speaker for the 2021 commencement ceremony. 

Apr 22, 2021

Jenkins Graduate Programs Career Team Innovates and Excels During the Pandemic

When the pandemic hit, the Jenkins MBA Graduate Programs Career Center team put that drive for innovation to work. 

Apr 21, 2021

A Message from the Dean: Community of Support

A message from Dean Frank Buckless on the verdict of the trial related to the murder of George Floyd and how we can support our Poole community moving forward. 

Jim Whitehurst wearing a hard hat at a construction site.

Apr 20, 2021

Supporting an Entryway to Knowledge

As a third-generation alumnus of NC State, Jim Whitehurst was a part of the Wolfpack community since he can remember, fondly recalling family trips from his hometown of Greenville, North Carolina, to Carter-Finley Stadium for Lou Holtz era football and Norm Sloan basketball games.  It’s that fondness, coupled with an interest in learning about business and… 

Apr 19, 2021

Poole College of Management Celebrates 2021 Faculty and Staff Award Nominees and Recipients

The Poole College of Management honors the faculty and staff nominees and recipients of college and university-wide awards. 

Apr 19, 2021

MAC Alum in the Limelight

Her 11-year career with EY has taken her to Charlotte, N.C., to Sydney, Australia and to Los Angeles – and this year, even to center stage at the Golden Globes. 


Apr 16, 2021

Poole College of Management Announces the 2021 Staff Awards for Excellence Winners and Nominees

The NC State Awards for Excellence is one of the most prestigious honors given to non-faculty employees nominated in the following categories: customer service, efficiency and innovation, human relations, outstanding state government service, public service, safety and heroism and the spirit of North Carolina. Poole College of Management is proud to recognize the accomplishments of our… 


Apr 16, 2021

Celebrating Success In Technology, Entrepreneurship and Commercialization Program

The Alumni Association Distinguished Graduate Professorship Award recognizes Steve H. Barr and his team for making the TEC program a resounding success. 

Apr 15, 2021

Fueled by Collaboration, Poole Pack Development Series Brings Professional Development Opportunities to Staff and Faculty

At the heart of the effort from new assistant dean of finance and administration, Maggie Merry, was the Poole Pack Development Series, a professional development program open to all faculty and staff. 

Apr 15, 2021

Andrews Launch Accelerator Start-Up WAAM Finds New Home in The St. James

Andrews Launch Accelerator graduate Karly Pavlinac was approached by executives at The St. James, a sports and wellness destination, to acquire her app, We Are A Movement (WAAM).