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  • accounting

    Poole Accounting Students Win Government Finance Case Challenge

    February 27, 2018

    A team of undergraduate accounting students from NC State's Poole College of Management won first place in the annual Association of Government Accountants (AGA) Government Finance Case Challenge. The student team, composed of Adam Turner, Haruka Adachi and Ben Hawley was advised by Accounting faculty Scott Showalter.

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    33 Student Ventures Compete in Lulu eGames Social and Environmental Impact Category

    February 27, 2018

    The Social and Environmental Impact Category in the lulu eGames saw another excellent showing this year with 33 ventures participating in the first round of NC State’s annual startup competition, with over $100k in prizes available for NC State entrepreneurs.

  • applied learning

    BSC Launches Spring 2018 B Corp Clinic

    February 27, 2018

    The NC State B Corp Clinic offers students hands-on consulting experience and the chance to learn about B Corporations. This spring B Corp Clinic is a special semester since it is the first clinic in which student from NC Central are also participating alongside students from NC State, UNC Chapel Hill and Duke.

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    Student Application for Spring 2018 B Corp Clinic Open Thru 2/13

    February 5, 2018

    For the last three years, the NC State B Corp Clinic, a multi-school collaborative program has helped North Carolina companies achieve B Corp certification by working with teams of graduate and undergraduate students from universities across the state.

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    BSC Director Talks B Corps in Toronto, San Francisco, Sao Paulo and NC

    January 23, 2018

    NC State Poole College has become well known for teaching about B Corporations from the B Corp Clinic to the MBA Study Abroad in Brazil. Read about how BSC Director, Jessica Thomas had an opportunity travel around the world speaking about B Corporations.

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    Poole College Accounting Faculty Respond to SASB

    January 18, 2018

    During SASB’s most recent public comment period, the organization received 120 letters submitted from companies, investors, industry associations, academics and others. A team of Poole College accounting faculty members communicated the impact of the results of their research on proposed standards.

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    Movement Towards Benevolent Business Being Led by Triangle Academics

    January 4, 2018

    In cooperation with B Lab, BSC Director Jessica Thomas is working with partners in the B Corp Academic Community to unite academics around the world who are interested in studying and teaching about B Corporations.

  • netimpact

    Net Impact Conference Report 2017

    November 27, 2017

    The North Carolina State University chapter of Net Impact recently traveled to Atlanta, GA for the 2017 Net Impact National Conference. Held October 26-28th, the annual conference gives Net Impact members the opportunity to broaden their breadth of knowledge regarding sustainability issues, network with other students, corporate representatives, and other leaders in sustainable initiatives from all across the world.

  • end to end supply chain

    Future of Human Rights in End-To-End Supply Chain

    October 21, 2017

    By Rejaul Hasan Consumers want to buy products that are produced while preserving human rights and honoring the global or domestic supply chain. A study by the marketing firm Cone LLC showed that…

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    Consumer Resistance to Green Innovations

    September 19, 2017

    By Rejaul Hasan Why are consumers resistant to adopting green innovations? This is a question posed by Dr. Rosanna Garcia, the Faculty Director of the Business Sustainability Collaborative at North Carolina…

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