Stories From 2019

Dec 19, 2019

Award Winning Student Projects From the Fall 2019 SCRC Gallery Walk

On December 5th, 19 Jenkins MBA student teams and seven Poole College of Management undergraduate student teams gathered at the Duke Energy Hall in Hunt Library on NC State’s Centennial Campus to present their supply chain projects completed for several […]

Dec 18, 2019

Gilead Sciences Operations Team Turns to NC State for Fresh Perspectives and Research Applications

A new partnership between the Corporate Operations team at Gilead Sciences and the Supply Chain Resource Cooperative (SCRC) is bringing together the academic insights and research applications of NC State students and thought leaders with a leading biopharmaceutical company. The […]

Dec 18, 2019

Student-Teacher Relationship Turns Into Lifelong Friendship

Jon Allen and Donavon Favre began their decade-long relationship as student and teacher in the classroom at the Poole College of Management.

Dec 18, 2019

US Marine-Turned MBA Student on Working With the American Red Cross

By Ahmed Retiwalla and Adam Tompkins Joseph Fischer is an active duty Military Officer for the United States Marine Corps, as well as a student in the Jenkins MBA program at NC State University. He also graduated from NC State […]

Nov 22, 2019

Supply Chain Resource Cooperative Gallery Walk on Dec. 5 Provides Students, Alumni With Think-and-Do Showcase

By Justin Goldberg The Supply Chain Resource Cooperative (SCRC) will cap off its 40th Semi-annual Conference on Dec. 5 with the famed Gallery Walk, a showcase of SCRC students’ corporate-partnered practicums. Starting at 4:30 p.m., Duke Energy Hall in the […]

Nov 21, 2019

Jenkins MBA Alumnus Shares His Journey in Supply Chain Management

By Carson Powell Adam Hardie is a category manager for Eaton, a global technology leader and power management company, and is responsible for supplier strategy and management for categories that total over $100 million in annual spend. On top of […]

Nov 21, 2019

Helping Students ‘Think and Do’: Betty Minton

With the SCRC Gallery Walk on the horizon, it’s important to remember the individuals who guide students throughout the semester in preparing their projects for the big event, where they will showcase recommendations and solutions for one of the SCRC’s corporate […]

Oct 21, 2019

Poole College Prepares Supply Chain Students for Employers Through Analytics

This article first appeared in the September 2019 issue of Inside Supply Management® magazine, a publication of the Institute for Supply Management®, a Tempe, Arizona-based global supply management association. Author Sue Doerfler is Senior Writer for the magazine. The article is reprinted […]

Oct 18, 2019

Helping Students ‘Think and Do’: Tom Donahue  

NC State’s ‘Think and Do’ mentality is pervasive across the Poole College of Management’s campus, and not much embodies the university’s action-oriented ideology more than the practicum projects hundreds of students complete each semester as part of their coursework. For […]

Oct 18, 2019

Daniel Gioia BS’20

by Caleb White, SCRC Marketing and Communications Student Intern Name: Daniel Gioia From: Central Valley, NY Course of Study: Business Administration, Supply Chain & Operations Concentration Year: Senior Graduation: May 2020 What made you decide to come to NC State? […]