Oct 30, 2018
Business With Purpose
Why do we exist? What good can we do in society? These are questions that leaders of VF Corporation have been asking about their business. As part of a new campus speaker series called Purpose Driven Business, these business leaders will share insights about the company’s transformation into a purpose-led organization. BSC hosts the series, which kicked off Oct. 22 with Letitia Webster, the company’s vice president for sustainability and responsibility.
Oct 17, 2018
B Corp Clinic Helps Increase the Number of Certified B Corps in North Carolina
The B Corp Clinic, run through the Poole College of Management Business Sustainability Collaborative, is working to increase the number of B Corps in North Carolina. The innovative model connects interdisciplinary teams of undergraduate and graduate students from multiple universities to aspiring B Corporations to help them improve their environmental and social impact.
Oct 8, 2018
For Wineries, Competition Boosts Profits From Sustainability
An international study finds that the more sustainability practices a winery has in place, the better its financial performance – and the effect is enhanced when a winery perceives significant pressure from competitors.
Oct 31, 2018
NC State Named To Princeton Review’s ‘Top 50 Green Colleges’ List
The Princeton Review has ranked NC State 42nd on its 2018 “Top 50 Green Colleges” list. The university has been named a Green College by The Princeton Review since 2012 but this is the first time NC State has made the top 50.