Tag Archives: Economy

A Taste of Durham

I was very skeptical about moving to Durham from New York. But two years later, I don’t want to leave! Of course, I missed the accessibility and 24/7 nature of the Big Apple (my home for several years), but Durham … Continue reading

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Commencement 2012: The World That Awaits

Ever since I graduated early and left Fuqua in December, I’ve been anticipating this moment — the official graduation ceremony. I’ve always appreciated the duality of graduation: it is both the end to something memorable, and the beginning of something … Continue reading

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Figuring Out the Financial Markets

There was a time over the summer when it looked – to anyone interested in the capital markets – as if financial meltdown was imminent. Between the downgrade of the US debt, a wildly unpredictable stock market, and a worsening … Continue reading

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Learning to Fly

Boeing CEO Speaks at Fuqua Fuqua beams with pride at the characterization of its students as ‘high flying,’ but this description took on a literal meaning when Boeing CEO Jim McNerney arrived on campus to theorize on leadership and innovation … Continue reading

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The Financial Crisis: Canada vs. America

Canadian Financial Regulator Provides Analysis In a manner unique even amongst the most eclectic business schools, Fuqua has delivered a world-class curriculum that capably blends emphasis on a variety of subject areas, and seeks to pool opinions from the most … Continue reading

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The Economic Crisis in Shades of Gray

FDIC Chairperson Shares Her Insights Fuqua’s Distinguished Speaker Series has brought some of corporate America’s most heralded scions to campus in an effort to strengthen its ties with those companies in the best position to benefit the university. Indeed, even … Continue reading

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Finding Assets in Financial Services Industry

In early November, while Term 2 classes were just beginning to heat up, members of the Fuqua Asset Management Club headed to chilly Boston for two days to meet with some of the better known employers in this self-proclaimed capital … Continue reading

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