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Tag: Poole College of Management

Mar 24, 2016

A Memorable Start

The new Poole Student Philanthropy Council enjoys a memorable first Student Philanthropy Week, as students meet the donation challenge set by Ira Weiss, Poole College of Management dean and Stephen P. Zelnak Jr. Chair. 

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Mar 21, 2016

US News & World Report Ranking Reflects Quality, Reputation of NC State MBA

The latest U.S. News list places our MBA program among national leaders. More than half of full-time MBA students receive tuition assistance in the form of graduate assistantships or scholarships. 

Mar 21, 2016

New Poole Student Philanthropy Council Raising Awareness About ‘Giving Back’ to the College

Members of the inaugural Poole Student Philanthropy Council spent Student Philanthropy Week talking with fellow students about the impact of philanthropy on Poole College. Council members also encouraged students to consider giving back to the college. 

Mar 1, 2016

Donation Will ‘Accelerate’ Student Startups

A generous gift from alumnus Robert “Chip” F. Andrews III and his wife Lyn will establish a new fund to provide solid support for budding student entrepreneurs. 

Feb 3, 2016

Longstanding Support and Leadership

As chairman of NC State University’s Board of Trustees, three-time alumnus and longstanding donor, Dr. James W. “Jim” Owens takes great pride in the university's momentum. His leadership and support have been integral to the success of NC State for more than 30 years. 

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. 

Four NC State students received scholarships from the Dereck Whittenburg Foundation.

Dec 14, 2015

Students Get an Assist from Whittenburgs

Well-known Wolfpack basketball player and coach Dereck Whittenburg and his wife, Jacqueline, have started a foundation to support students in finishing their degrees. 

Oct 20, 2015

Knights’ Gift to Point Future Students Toward Success

Alumnus Clif Knight and his wife, Raya, are helping the Poole College of Management increase its scholarship funding.