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Jun 15, 2020

When Board Members Get Involved, Corporate Tax Burden Goes Down

Study finds corporate tax-planning practices improve when a company’s board takes an interest. 

Jun 8, 2020

2020 Entrepreneurship Scholars Announced

NC State Entrepreneurship Scholarships are awarded to deserving NC State students who have outstanding achievements in or involvements with entrepreneurship activities. The awarded money is intended to cultivate a diverse, multidisciplinary community of emerging leaders as they prepare to address […] 

Jun 4, 2020

Faculty and Staff Continue to Support Student Emergency Fund

During the COVID-19 pandemic, many people have resorted to haircuts at home. Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs Katharine Stewart did just that after a team effort that raised more than $93,000 for NC State’s Student Emergency Fund. 

Jun 1, 2020

On the Hunt

MBA students continue to make career moves – even during a pandemic 

May 29, 2020

Reflections and Results: Faculty Look Back on Spring Exams

With DELTA test centers closed this May in response to COVID-19, NC State faculty used a variety of strategies to deliver final exams remotely, from alternative assignments to remote proctoring tools. Several faculty members are looking back on the experience and sharing advice for the future. 

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May 19, 2020

Meeting the Demand for Supply Chain Expertise

As COVID-19 creates a surge in demand for certain products, there’s also a demand for experts to help us understand the global supply chain. Robert Handfield, executive director of the Supply Chain Resource Cooperative and the Bank of America University Distinguished Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management at NC State University, shares his knowledge across industries and trains the next generation of supply chain experts. 

May 15, 2020

Six NC State Entrepreneurs Selected for the 2020 Miller Fellowship

Each year, NC State Entrepreneurship selects a new cohort of Miller Fellows, a program that supports newly graduated entrepreneurs who wish to pursue their venture full-time after graduation. The six May graduates selected represent 4 university colleges and five unique […] 

May 12, 2020

Leading the Pack: Kaitlyn Pennington

Kaitlyn Pennington is a 2017 Jenkins MBA alumna. Pennington now works as a senior analyst of supply chain insights at the American Red Cross. She says that, one key element to her student experience was the opportunity to complete multiple […] 

Copper Wolf on Central Campus in the fall.

May 4, 2020

Online Master of Accounting Provides Flexibility for Career Advancement

In a series of stories highlighting our #NCStateOnline spring 2020 graduates, we caught up with Leigh Schmidt to learn about her experience in the online Master of Accounting program. 

Apr 29, 2020

Meet Jeyashree Haridoss – Student Ambassador, Entrepreneur, and Miller Fellow

This article examines entrepreneur and graduating senior, Jeyashree Haridoss, and her accomplishments throughout her time at North Carolina State.