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Author: Carson Powell

May 13, 2021

Poole Graduation Spotlight: GLAM, An Experience to Remember

As part of the program, GLAM ‘21 graduates Tanaysha Smith, Darlasia Salmond, Columbus Hinson IV, Aubria Hill, and Mikayla Morrison were tasked with marketing the iconic Lady Dior bag to a younger consumer population using a multi-channel communications strategy. 

May 13, 2021

Poole Class of 2021 Spotlight: Erika Kido

Mothers everywhere know it can be a real challenge to reenter the workforce after staying home to raise young children. Erika Kido is no exception. 

May 13, 2021

Poole Class of 2021 Spotlight: Amanda Wagoner

During a year when people needed connection perhaps more than ever, Amanda Wagoner was thankful to have the opportunity to help build community among her classmates in the Jenkins Master of Accounting Program. 

May 13, 2021

Annie Murray Joins Poole College of Management as Associate Director of the Jenkins Graduate Career Center

Poole College of Management has recently announced Annie Murray as the associate director of the Jenkins Graduate Career Center and a career coach effective May 3. Murray replaces Jane Mehringer who previously served in this role.  Murray joins Poole College from Cornell University’s SC Johnson Graduate School of Management where she served in the MBA… 

May 13, 2021

Poole College Advisory Board Spotlight: Brian Ricker

With two degrees from NC State and a 31-year career with IBM, Brian Ricker brings with him extensive knowledge of both business and technology – and the relationship between them – to the Poole College of Management Advisory Board. 

Class of 2021

May 12, 2021

Poole College of Management Celebrates the Resilient Class of 2021

While the end of their college career was unconventional, the Poole College Class of 2021 has succeeded academically while pursuing their professional careers. 


May 12, 2021

Poole Class of 2021 Spotlight: Mikayla Morrison

After graduating from the GLAM program this May, Morrison will finally get the opportunity to contribute to the industry she long dreamed of – working in client relationship management for luxury jewelry and specialty retailer Tiffany & Co. And she credits her time at the GLAM program with making it possible. 

May 12, 2021

Poole Class of 2021 Spotlight: Siyan Liu

“My advisor, professor Melinda Morrill, has been a great mentor and role model to me. She would motivate me when I am having a hard time doing dissertation research and is always generous with detailed comments on how I can improve my work,” Liu says. 


May 12, 2021

Poole Class of 2021 Spotlight: Matt Thomson

A self-described nature-loving mountain man with a fascination for economics and self-improvement, North Carolina native Matt Thomson didn’t have to give much thought to where he would pursue his master of accounting degree. 

May 12, 2021

Poole Class of 2021 Spotlight: Supply Chain Resource Cooperative Practicum

As many other companies have in the past, the American Red Cross reached out to the Poole College of Management’s Supply Chain Resource Cooperative (SCRC) to see if its faculty and students could assist with a current business challenge.