Treasure from Trash – Textile Sustainability with Emily Neville
Emily Neville '20 keeps old clothes out of the landfill by turning them into stylish, useful products for others. NC State Alumni Magazine Feature.
Oscar’s Journey from Oil & Gas to Sustainability Consulting
The sight of enormous wind turbines built right next to abandoned oil wells inspired Oscar to make a change and the NC State B Corp Clinic was a step on his path. In this article, Jenkins Alum, Oscar Llama shares his journey of moving from the oil industry into one focused on environmental and social sustainability.
NC State Ranks Globally For Sustainability Impact
Times Higher Education Impact has ranked NC State No. 1 in the U.S and No. 6 in the world on the goal of "Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure" related to Sustainable Development Goal 9.
Zero Waste Wolves & Paper Towel Composting [Earth Month]
Do you live on campus and want to reduce your impact on the environment? If so, join the Zero Waste Wolves student organization each Friday in April for sessions on how students living on campus can compost their paper towels. The student organization will hand out free paper towel composting supplies to celebrate NC State Earth Month.
NC State Compost Facility Tour [Earth Month]
Join us for a tour of the Compost Facility and Research Cooperative to learn about NC State's closed-loop organic waste management system.
Global Seminar Series – Spring 2021
The Global Seminar Series is a free, online seminar series that is open to all NC State students. Professors from around the world, including our own Jessica Yinka Thomas and Dr. Al Chen, will present on selected topics in international business. Sign-up for the entire series and receive a joint certificate from the five participating universities or sign up for individual seminars.
Better Business Teaching Note
This guide is to be used by the thousands of academics incorporating elements of the B Corp movement into their curriculum. Many people view B Corporations as just another certification, but this book details how the foundations of the movement can be used in every business model.
Poole Graduation Spotlight: Nikki Hensley
With a passion for sustainability and the environment, Nikki Hensley wanted to pursue a more technical education than what she might find in traditional environmental science programs. “My passion is to help corporations and businesses improve sustainable product offerings,” Hensley […]
Luxury Meets Sustainability
From the start, Stucko wanted Prota Fiori to become B Corporation certified. To her, the certification is simply an additional step of accountability for the sustainable practices she felt called to pursue. After learning about Poole College of Management’s B Corp Clinic, she jumped at the opportunity to participate. Not only does the college provide expertise in sustainability and supply chain management, but it’s Global Luxury and Management (GLAM) program provides a unique understanding of the luxury market.
Jessica Yinka Thomas Featured As World-Changing Woman in Business
Thomas was recognized as part of a Conscious Company series recognizing 13 women who are leading the “fourth wave of social enterprise” for her efforts in the Business Sustainability Collaborative at NC State and B Academics by working to advance the state of academic study into business as a force for good.