Tag Archives: Conferences

Health Sector Management (HSM) Highlights in Fall 1 and 2

Greetings prospective HSMers! Fall Terms 1 and 2 were a busy and exciting time in the Health Sector Management (HSM) program, with weekly academic seminars, the November healthcare conference, and the December Town Hall meeting. These events kept us busy, … Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Careers, Events, Health Care, Student Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Week-in-Cities with MBA Net Impact Club

Many of Fuqua’s student-run clubs organize “Week-in-Cities” trips to different regions of the country to network with businesses and alumni. As a cabinet member of the Net Impact Club, I had the pleasure of co-organizing this year’s trek to the … Continue reading

Posted in Careers, Events, Student Clubs, Student Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Social Impact Meets Business Conference

I have a confession to make — I like the taste of insects. OK, so it’s not quite the same thing as eating an ant off the ground, but I recently had a snack bar made of powdered cricket flour, … Continue reading

Posted in Careers, Energy & Environment, Entrepreneurship & Innovation, Events, Social Entrepreneurship, Student Clubs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

MBA Conference for LGBT Students Makes an Impact

After the honeymoon of Orientation and Global Institute, Fall Term 1 hit me like a wall of bricks last year. Gone were the days of reading cases by the pool, margarita in hand, followed by a night of socializing. Fall … Continue reading

Posted in Careers, Events, Student Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gaining New Perspectives at TEDxDuke

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Ax2CsVbrX0″>the

A couple months ago, I had the awesome opportunity to attend a TEDx event – TEDxDuke! Having watched numerous TED talks online during the last couple of years, I really wanted to attend a TED event. I just didn’t think one … Continue reading

Posted in Around Campus, Events, Student Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gaining Insight on Business in India

If you follow this blog regularly, you have probably read about some of the recent events that the student body has organized, including Fuqua Idol, Dancing with the Faculty, etc. It’s difficult to be a student at Fuqua and not … Continue reading

Posted in Around Campus, Careers, Entrepreneurship & Innovation, Events, International, Student Clubs, Student Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Organizing Fuqua’s First Global Week

Now that I’m just a few weeks away from graduation, I’m thinking about the experiences I have had during this amazing MBA adventure. In less than 2 years I moved to a different country (from Bogotá, Colombia), started a challenging … Continue reading

Posted in Around Campus, Events, International, Student Clubs, Student Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fuqua Clout Supports Sustainability Conference

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YGT9xmm9Quo&feature=youtu.be”>Podcast

Fuqua is run by students, which works better here than in Lord of the Flies. All around, throughout the week, there are events of every variety, sponsored by student clubs ranging from luxury goods and asset management to outdoor adventure … Continue reading

Posted in Alumni, Around Campus, Careers, Energy & Environment, Events, Social Entrepreneurship, Student Clubs, Student Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

5 Reasons Fuqua is the Place to be for High Tech

When you think of Fuqua and the Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill area, the idea of a high tech hub may not be top of mind. However, after spending over a year in the area, I can assure you that it has everything … Continue reading

Posted in Around Durham, Around NC, Careers, Entrepreneurship & Innovation, Events, Student Clubs, Technology, Entertainment & Media, Why Fuqua | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Rockin’ and Rollin’ in the World of Sports Business

“Sport is like rock ‘n’ roll. Both are dominant cultural forces, both speak an international language, and both are all about emotions.” I found the above quote from Phil Knight, the founder of Nike. I ran across it while preparing … Continue reading

Posted in Around Campus, Careers, Events, International, Sports, Student Clubs, Student Life, Technology, Entertainment & Media, Why Fuqua | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment