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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.

Dean Buckless and a student pose with Mr. and Ms. Wuf on Day of Giving

Apr 15, 2024

#PoolePack Community Comes Together for 2024 Day of Giving

Poole College raised the highest number of gifts across the university and won several giving and social media challenges on NC State's Day of Giving.

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.

Matt Hong ('94) at Nelson Hall

Apr 11, 2018

Honoring a Past Generation with Support for the Next Generation

Matt Hong ('94), who was a scholarship recipient as an NC State undergrad, is now paying it forward by establishing an endowed scholarship in honor of his mother.

Apr 19, 2017


Young artist organizes fundraiser to benefit NC State Poole College students.

Mar 20, 2017

Leading by Example

Senior Tyler Ligon is leading the charge in Poole College of Management’s effort to recruit more than 200 students to give on this year’s Student Giving Day.

Oct 18, 2016

Poole Profs Use Virtual Environment to Teach Real World Skills

Poole College accounting professors create and perfect a virtual experience that enables students to gain meaningful experience with real world professional processes, and earn an award for their achievements.

Sep 27, 2016

Poole College Participates in Shackathon

Students built a shack and lived in it for one week to raise awareness and funds for NC State's partnership with Habitat for Humanity.

May 2, 2016

2016 Persons of the Year

Russ and Cara McLauchlan received Poole College's 2016 Persons of the Year Award in recognition of their commitment to service, including establishing the McLauchlan Leadership Series in the college.

Feb 1, 2016

Longtime Accounting Professor Supports ARTS NC State

Accounting and the arts might seem like an odd couple to some, but Roby Sawyers sees both as integral pieces of his experience at NC State University. He also recognizes the critical role that private giving plays for the two disciplines.