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2017 Net Impact National Conference

Nov 27, 2017

Net Impact Conference Report 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… 

Using Business as a Force for Good is Big Business

Aug 1, 2017

Using Business as a Force for Good is Big Business

Benefit corporations are using their business for good while also meeting the shifting customer demands. Read more about the change in customer preferences and how businesses are working towards a more ethical practice. 

Protopia B Corp Clinic team

Jun 28, 2017

Students from Across NC Participate in 2017 Spring B Corp Clinic

The Spring B Corp Clinic brought together students from all over North Carolina to help various organizations with their B Certified status. Read about the many projects and sustainable solutions that students and professionals developed throughout the clinic with local companies. 

Ryan O'Donnell NC State University Alumni

May 30, 2017

Ryan O’Donnell Using Business as a Force for Good

In our BSC Sustainability Perspectives video series, Ryan O'Donnell, BS Business Administration '14, founder of Pennies 4 Progress and EmployUs, shares his experience as an NC State student engaging in entrepreneurship, sustainability and social innovation. Ryan also discusses how he is using business as a force for good and how every company he starts will have a social mission. 

NC State University Jenkins MBA students

Apr 25, 2017

Jenkins MBA Students Take 3rd Place in Invest for Impact Competition

For the second year in a row, a team from the Jenkins MBA program participated in, and placed at the annual Invest for Impact Case Competition, hosted by UNC-Chapel Hill. 

NC map food forum

Mar 30, 2016

NC State Net Impact Chapter hosts Food Waste and Hunger Forum

The NC State Net Impact convened the Food Waste and Hunger Forum at the Talley Student Union. 


Sep 20, 2015

Poole College of Management celebrates launch of Business Sustainability Collaborative

As part of the sustainability initiative, a group of students has had the opportunity to work as Business Sustainability Collaborative Associates, creating and supporting programming and interfacing with campus and community leaders to foster sustainability education. 

ALDI plans rooftop solar on 10 NC stores

Aug 12, 2015

ALDI plans rooftop solar on 10 NC stores

Target isn't the only big box retailer investing in North Carolina's clean energy future. 

Soybeans at the early stage of growth in Hofmann Forest. Photo by Roger W Winstead

Jul 1, 2015

Biobased economy created 4 million jobs, says USDA study from NC State & Duke

4 million jobs, and $369 billion, that's how much the BioBased economy contributed to the US economy in 2013 alone. 

May 29, 2015

Apple, Google, Facebook warn against NC renewable energy freeze

The three computing and internet giants have signed on to a letter supporting the state's current renewable energy targets.