VF Corporation and NC State Announce Strategic, Multiyear Partnership
The partnership will create new opportunities for students and boost research on textiles and apparel.
NC State’s Online Programs Move Up in Rankings
NC State makes big gains in this year’s ranking of the nation’s top online degree programs. Take a look at the reasons behind NC State’s rising reputation.
Study Finds Diversity Boosts Innovation in U.S. Companies
A recent study finds taking steps to foster diversity makes a company more innovative, in terms of product innovations, patents created and citations on patents.
Experts to Discuss Looming U.S. Retirement Crisis
Ensuring American retirees have sufficient income to last through their retirement is among the most critical issues facing our economy. On Nov. 6, hear from Poole College economists Robert Clark and Melinda Morrill, along with TIAA representatives for a panel discussion on this topic.
The Long Road to Retirement
Faculty and staff are invited to a free retirement discussion led by U.S. Sen. Richard Burr of North Carolina, TIAA CEO Ron Pressman and professors from the Poole College of Management. Registration is required by Nov. 1.
Poole College of Management at 25
Now celebrating its 25th anniversary, the Poole College of Management is known as the place that pairs data-driven thinking with creative problem-solving.
Deans Help Students Design Their Lives
Deans from the the Poole College of Management, Humanities and Social Sciences, and Design will collaborate to help 30 students design their futures with a special program. Students can apply to participate in the free program by Sept. 22.
Global Survey: Execs Reporting Significant Risks – But Less-Than-Robust Efforts to Address Them
A global survey of executives finds that most view the world as increasingly risky, but most report their organizations are not developing more robust risk management processes.
Student Strives To Build Safe, Sustainable Apparel Industry
Rejaul Hasan, a doctoral student in the College of Textiles, hopes his focused research in sustainability and supply chain will ensure the safety, sustainability and fair labor practices for garment workers in his native Bangladesh.
Models That Forecast Impact of Government Spending Are Easily Manipulated
Economists have found that the most widely used model for predicting how U.S. government spending affects GDP can be rigged to control forecasts.