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Sep 14, 2020

Ten NC State Students Receive Gilman Scholarships

Ten NC State students received funding to study or intern abroad during the 2020-21 academic year. The prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship awards each student up to $5,000 and makes study abroad, and its career advantages, more accessible and […] 

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Sep 14, 2020

Finding The Best Way to Get COVID-19 Test Kits Where They’re Needed

NC State research effort aims to improve COVID-19 test kit distribution and supply chains. 

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Sep 9, 2020

Poole College of Management Pivots to Explore New Opportunities during COVID-19

Poole’s faculty, staff and students have approached COVID-19 the same way they approach every challenge – as an opportunity to learn, pivot and innovate. Learn how we provide virtual learning opportunities that keep students engaged. 

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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. 

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 […] 

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.