From Student to CEO
Park Scholar Emily Neville graduates from NC State this week with a bachelor’s degree – and a growing textiles business that she started as a sophomore.
Lisa Chang Named the 2019 Risley Entrepreneur of the Year
Lisa Chang, lecturer and director of technology entrepreneurship and commercialization (TEC) at the NC State Poole College of Management, was recently announced as the 2019 John S. Risley Entrepreneur of the Year at NC State.
2020 Princeton Review Rankings in Entrepreneurship Reflect Work Across Campus to Unite and Advance Entrepreneurship Efforts
NC State is ranked 10th in the country for undergraduate entrepreneurship and 21st in the country for graduate programs the 2020 Princeton Review annual entrepreneurship ranking.
NC State’s B Corp Clinic Among Financial Times Best Teaching Practices
The Financial Times recently included Poole’s B Corp Clinic in a list of business school practices from around that globe that best exemplify sustainability, ethics and social purpose.
NC State Celebrates Innovation, Entrepreneurship
Tom Ranney (College of Agriculture and Life Sciences) received the Innovator of the Year award, and Lisa Chang (Poole College of Management) received the Entrepreneur of the Year award.
Andrews Launch Accelerator: Season Four Reflects Growth in the Program and Startup Teams
Three teams competed in the fourth season of the Andrews Launch Accelerator that included Arepa Culture, Freshspire and Tennisbloc.
Student team places second at Global Grand Challenges Summit
A team of NC State engineering students with a goal of making your morning cup of joe more sustainable finished second in a business plan competition at the National Academy of Engineering’s 2019 Global Grand Challenges Summit in London.
NC State Represented at 2019 Global B Corp Academic Roundtable
The NC State Business Sustainability Collaborative demonstrated its commitment to the B Corp movement through leadership at the 2019 Global B Corp Academic Roundtable.
‘Growth Mindset’ Intervention Boosts Confidence and Persistence in Entrepreneurship Students
A low-cost classroom intervention aimed at fostering a growth mindset in students gave the students more confidence in their entrepreneurship abilities and helped them persist when challenges arose.
Andrews Launch Accelerator Helps Put WAAM Founder on Track for Fall 2018 Launch
NC State alumna Karly Pavlinac is creating a community of encouragement around fitness, and enabling top trainers to monetize their fan base.