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Jim and Alex Darden

Apr 25, 2024

Poole Alumnus Aims To Expand Access, Opportunity for Students

Alex Darden ('98, business administration) established two endowments in honor of his father to "make sure others have a similar opportunity" to succeed at NC State.

Poole College alumnus Camden Willeford

Mar 5, 2024

Poole Alumnus Camden Willeford (’17) Soars at Security Startup

Willeford credits Poole's high-impact experiences, including internships and practicums, as a big part of his success as business intelligence manager at Flock Safety.

Jan 26, 2024

Brendan Madigan ’16, CFO, Limited Run Games

Choosing a MAC program with a strong alumni network and high-impact curriculum allowed Brendan Madigan, chief financial officer at Limited Run Games, to accelerate and create long-lasting value for his career.

Nov 13, 2023

Mobile Medical

Andrew Baird ’07 takes to the air to help with transplants and other medical emergencies.

Group of travelers in Germany

Nov 1, 2023

Poole Study Abroad Reunion Highlights Program’s Impact

Ten years after meeting on a study abroad experience in Reutlingen, Germany, a group of Poole College alumni and faculty reunited there this summer.

Oct 18, 2023

Husband and Wife Duo Pursue Marketing Analytics Together

Katie Birdsall and Chuck Thomas, employees at NC State, share how they met, what brought them to Raleigh and how they decided to start the Marketing Analytics program together.

Carl and Trish Messere

Oct 6, 2023

Carl Messere Leaves a Legacy for Poole College

The founding father of Poole's Department of Accounting, Carl Messere passed away in September.

Cathy Sigal, Tom Stafford and Mike Constantino — second, third and fourth from the left on the front row, respectively — pose for a photo with past Watauga Medal recipients, members of the NC State University Foundation’s Board of Trustees and other university leaders at the 2023 ceremony. Photo by Marc Hall

Sep 19, 2023

Poole College Alumnus Mike Constantino ’84 ’85 Receives Watauga Medal

NC State’s highest nonacademic honor, the Watauga Medal recognizes members of the Wolfpack who have made extraordinary contributions to the university’s advancement. The 2023 honorees — Mike Constantino, Cathy Sigal and Tom Stafford — certainly met the criteria.

The statues in Wolf Plaza

Sep 19, 2023

Gift From Mary Fedewa ’91 Launches Mental Health App

Thanks to a generous gift from alumna Mary Fedewa ’91, NC State students now have access to the Headspace app, which fosters habits that support mental health.

Poole College students on the DXM practicum team presented their final product to leaders of DXM and other companies at the 2023 SCRC Gallery Walk.

Jun 28, 2023

Supply Chain Resource Cooperative Shines a Light on Student Innovation

After completing a semester-long practicum, Poole College students showcase their innovative solutions to real-world problems at the annual SCRC Gallery Walk.