Student Spotlight: Primrose Schools Practicum Team

Four months into their eight-month practicum projects, students in NC State’s Master of Science in Analytics (MSA) Class of 2022 are deep in the throes of data analysis, applying the techniques they are concurrently learning in the classroom to solve their sponsors’ business problems. This month, they are delivering midpoint Continue reading Student Spotlight: Primrose Schools Practicum Team

Ten Minutes with Clare Burns ’17

Across the past six MSA classes (2017-2022), approximately 40% of students joined the program directly following completion of their undergraduate degrees. Alex Pirsos, a current student, and (Virginia) Clare Burns ‘17 are two such individuals; Alex studied marketing at Elon University and Clare earned a bachelor’s in public health from Continue reading Ten Minutes with Clare Burns ’17

Team IAA takes on 2021 CROP Hunger Walk

Twenty-three students, 3.7 miles, and a handful of onesies – these are numbers that describe Team IAA’s CROP Hunger Walk. The most critical number of all, however, is the $1600 raised to combat food insecurity.  The CROP Hunger Walk is an annual event where teams come together to walk and Continue reading Team IAA takes on 2021 CROP Hunger Walk

Five Minutes with Tom Pinckney ’18

Current MSA student Louise Lindegaard recently interviewed Tom Pinckney ‘18 on his experiences at the Institute and beyond. They share a background in the sciences: Louise studied chemistry and geography at UNC-Chapel Hill; Tom studied biology at UNC Charlotte, then worked for nearly three years at Novozymes, a biotech company. Continue reading Five Minutes with Tom Pinckney ’18