Nov 26, 2018

A TABLE FOR ALL Alumna’s ‘Pay-What-You-Can’ Cafe Brings People Together

Around closing time on a Tuesday afternoon, a man walks into Raleigh’s A Place at the Table cafe and looks around. “Y’all need any help closing up?” he asks. Maggie Kane, the restaurant’s founder and executive director, is the first […]

May 3, 2018

Alumna Leigh-Kathryn Bonner Selected as One of Inc’s 30 Most Inspiring Young Entrepreneurs

Inc. has named NC State alum Leigh-Kathryn Bonner (International Studies ’15) among its 30 most inspiring young entrepreneurs under 30. May 1, 2018  |  Macy Thomas  | NC State Entrepreneurship News The buzz surrounding NC State alumna Leigh-Kathryn Bonner’s company isn’t dying down. Since […]

Mar 28, 2018

People of Poe | Fumi Agboola on Giving Back

Fumi Agboola is a junior pursuing a B.S. in Elementary Education with a STEM Concentration and a minor in Nonprofit Studies at NC State’s College of Education. She is President of the Education Council, a College of Education Ambassador, a member of […]

Dec 15, 2017

Entrepreneurial Students Excel at NC State

When Chancellor Randy Woodson gives the commencement address at PNC Arena this Friday, he’ll speak to nearly 3,500 students ready to take their Think and Do attitudes out into the world. Each student took their own path to finish their […]

Nov 13, 2017

NC State Students Attend CGI University

“Every great problem at its root is an identity question.  How you respond depends on who you are, or who you have decided to be.” -President Bill Clinton Every year students from around the world come together to meet at the […]

Jul 5, 2017

The Fisherman, the Old Wise Tale, and the Fifth Leadership Challenge – Activate Good Blog

Keep this famous little saying in mind: “Give a man a fish, and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish, and you feed him for a lifetime.” Imagine you are the fisherman faced with this decision […]

Jun 16, 2017

Kay McMillan’s Blog – The Woman Behind the Computer Screen at Activate Good

Greetings readers of the Activate Good blog! Whether you are a consistent reader or just stumbled across this post, my name is Kay McMillan and I am one of the summer interns for Activate Good. I am a second year […]

May 11, 2017  |  Giving News

Institute for Nonprofit Board Member Clare Jordan Builds a Nonprofit Legacy

May 11, 2017  |  Nicholas Langhorne Clare Jordan fell in love with nonprofit work as an NC State University student. She even founded the campus chapter of Habitat for Humanity. She has dedicated her career to nonprofit work and remains […]

Mar 31, 2017

Institute Sponsored E-Games Social Impact Track Ushers in Record Number of Entries

By Iman Usmani, BSC Associate The Entrepreneurship Initiative recently announced the finalists for the 2017 Lulu eGames, NC State’s biggest startup competition. Students can compete in 6 categories  – New Venture, Design and Prototype, Social Impact, Built on Cloud, Arts […]