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Jun 14, 2021

Two NC State MBA Students Among the Best and Brightest in the Country

Poets & Quants released their 2021 Best and Brightest Online MBA list which included two NC State University Jenkins MBA students, Ken Rhone and Jessica Crowley. 

Jun 14, 2021

Leading the Charge

Major Luke High, MBA ’16, is part of a trailblazing effort to transform the practice of marketing within the U.S. Army and the Directorate of Admissions at the United States Military Academy West Point. 

Jun 7, 2021

Trio of Jenkins MBAs turn teamwork, talent into consulting firm

Three MBA students formed their own consulting company around their unique background and skill set after collaborating on a group project their final semester in the program. 

May 2, 2021

Leading the Pack: Turquiose Ross

Jenkins MBA alumna Turquiose Ross, goes into detail about why she chose NC State, advice for prospective students and how the program prepared her for pandemic including conversations about dynamic trials and managing a remote team. 

Apr 7, 2021

Naval Officer Brings Jenkins MBA experience To White House Task Force For COVID-19 Response

The White House Task Force called upon alum William Morrison, when for when searching for experienced supply chain management professionals to coordinate the complex effort to invest federal dollars to produce personal protective equipment (PPE). 

Mar 22, 2021

Going Beyond the Traditional MBA

Alumnus, Brian Karp, reflects on his opportunity to be apart of the McLauchlan Leadership Series, a unique program, which develops MBA Leaders. 

Mar 15, 2021

Leading the Pack: Zachary Venning

Jenkins MBA alumnus and veteran, Zachary Venning, goes into detail about why he chose NC State, advice for prospective/current students, and how his military background led him to his current career path. 

Mar 8, 2021

An Unconventional Path

Doctors get pre-med degrees, lawyers study pre-law. So it’s simple logic to think that if you’re gunning for an MBA, the best undergrad degree for MBA is a business major – right? Actually… not so much. Learn how these two students, with unconventional undergrad degrees are seeing immediate returns from their MBA. 

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Feb 22, 2021

Leading the Pack: Jelyse Dawson

Jelyse Dawson ’16, MBA, founder of Fusion Fitness by Jelyse, goes into more detail about why she chose NC State, advice for prospective/current students who are interested in starting their own business, and her thoughts on Raleigh’s entrepreneur community. 

Feb 7, 2021

From Matrimony to a MBA

Life as husband and wife in the Jenkins MBA program- How these couples juggled business school and marriage.