August 21: Executive Coaching Retreat
Changing the narrative for student executives
Seeking professionals to play a role in coaching executives of the student-led affinity groups:
Association for Latino Professionals for America (ALPFA)
Black Business Student Association (BBSA)
Black Male Initiative Poole Families (BMI)
First in Family Student Network Group (SNG)
National Association of Black Professionals (NABA)
Women In Business (WIB)
September 25 : Career Fair prep Workshop
Prep first-time career fair goers for success
Seeking corporate sponsorship for this evening workshop.
Help affinity groups of Poole College support their members who need a crash course in how to navigate the career fair. Students who are nervous about their first time attending or students who want to brush up on their networking skills will attend this event. The Poole College Career Center Clothes Closet will be on hand to provide last-minute outfit upgrades.
February 14: Inclusive recruiter reception
Recruiting diverse talent made easy
Signature Sponsor: Edward Jones
Table sponsorship and individual registration available
Recruiting a diverse source of talent is #1 priority for many popular employers. At this event, held the night before the Poole College Career and Internship Fair, anyone can network with the student-executives of Poole College student-led organizations. Everyone is welcome to attend this event. No cost for students thanks to the signature sponsor, Edward Jones.
February 15: Inclusive Leader Breakfast
Showcase best diversity and inclusion practices in business
Seeking Signature Sponsor, $5,000
Table Sponsorships have all been secured.
16 select companies host tables for small group discussions on how they are creating environments where diversity can thrive. Students should come prepared to learn about top initiatives that companies use to encourage inclusion. Companies send their top D&I talent to answer specific questions about the culture of their organizations.
No cost for students thanks to the registration fees paid by the 16 sponsor companies.
October: Women's Innovative Conference
Discussion and hands-on learning in all areas of business
Keynote sponsor: VF Corporation
Networking sponsor: Edward Jones
Table sponsor levels are still available
This event is designed to bring together women in the Triangle area to encourage discussion and hands-on learning in the areas of business innovation, science, technology, career progression, networking, and entrepreneurship.
November: food and shelter insecurity awareness
Food and hygiene products drive
Seeking Sponsor of food and hygiene products drive.
Did you know 14% of our students at NC State have faced food insecurity in the past 30 days, and 9.6% have experienced homelessness over the past year?
This awareness campaign will be hosted jointly with our student organizations and the NC State Cooperative Extention.
April: Black By Popular Demand Night
Network building to advance African American/Black students
Seeking Signature Sponsor at $5,000 level
Partner Sponsor: EJ Gallo
Additional premium sponsors available.
Connecting employee resource groups and alumni in an event to build the community for students of African American/Black identity in Raleigh.