Category Archives: Technology, Entertainment & Media

Entrepreneurship – From Theory to Practice

Durham is arguably at the center of the growing Research Triangle Park area that fosters a massive amount of technology startups. Incubators and programs for entrepreneurs to meet, converse, and solve problems are in abundance, especially on Duke’s campus. Personally, … Continue reading

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First Month At My Dream Job

I mentioned in previous posts that I’d be working for Wells Fargo in Charlotte. While I was greatly looking forward to that position, my circumstances changed, and it was in my best interest to take another opportunity. The day after … Continue reading

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Bringing March Madness to the Web

Turner Broadcasting was on campus the other week – and I know it has been said before, but it bears repeating – Fuqua attracts the most amazing speakers! Three “Turner Talks” were scheduled throughout the day. The first was a … Continue reading

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Former Infosys Chairman & CEO Talks Leadership

I love the guest speakers that Fuqua brings in. Recently, the former Chairman and CEO of Infosys, Narayana Murthy came to the school to discuss lessons in leadership as part of the Distinguished Speaker Series and the Duke India Business … Continue reading

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Winterning

To help entertain myself during our 5-week break, I decided to pursue a “Winternship” opportunity. Like the name implies, these internships are conveniently offered during winter break. Winternships are highly sought after, and are a great way for students to … Continue reading

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“Mobile Wars” Provide Real-World Experience

Ten MMS students just wrapped up two months’ worth of heavy tech research and debate. This year’s first Center for Technology, Entertainment and Media (CTEM) Case Competition was titled “MOBILE WARS: Google vs. Apple.” The Challenge I signed up to … Continue reading

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My Journey to Duke

There’s actually a really long and complicated story about how I ended up at Duke, so I’m going to keep it as concise as I can. I attended undergrad at Syracuse University in upstate New York, where I made a … Continue reading

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Business Gets Social

In early September, Fuqua’s Center for Technology, Entertainment, and Media (CTEM) sponsored the First Annual Technology, Entertainment, and Media Deep Dive, focusing on the world of social media. The event explored the interaction between businesses and social media outlets – … Continue reading

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