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Sep 29, 2021  |  B Corporations

Jenkins MBA Ranks No. 1 in Diversity in Bloomburg Businessweek’s Top B-Schools Ranking

Bloomberg Businessweek announced this week that the NC State Jenkins full-time MBA program has been ranked No. 44 in its Best Business Schools MBA rankings, making it the ninth year NC State has participated in the ranking.

Sep 29, 2021

2021 B Academics Research Roundtable

Join professors, researchers, and students for the B Academics 2021 Research Roundtable, Crossing Disciplinary & Geographical Borders to Advance Research on B Corps. Want to have your research featured? Manuscripts will be accepted through the end of August.

Sep 16, 2021

NC State Participates in SDG Quality Education Panel

As part of B Lab's 17 Days for 17 goals initiative focusing on how the B Corp movement is making progress towards the UN SDGs, Jessica Yinka Thomas joined academics from around the world focus on SDG 4!

May 17, 2020

BSC Director Wins 2020 Fuqua Leader of Consequence Award

BSC Director, Jessica Yinka Thomas, recently received the 2020 Fuqua Leader of Consequence Award. The award, established in 2012, recognizes alumni from Duke University's Fuqua School of Business whose exemplary professional accomplishments are matched by the significant positive social or environmental change they have created. Recipients embody Fuqua's concept of a "Leader of Consequence" by using their degree to make a difference both inside and outside of the boardroom. Thomas was recognized for her work teaching business as a force for good and leading the global B Academic network.

May 2, 2019

BSC Director Recognized for Outstanding Outreach and Engagement

Jessica Thomas, director of the Business Sustainability Collaborative (BSC) at the NC State University Poole College of Management was recognized recently for her commitment to teaching, research and public service by NC State’s Office of Outreach and Engagement.

Jan 23, 2018

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

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.