Tag Archives: Southern Hospitality

The Best Cafes & Sweet Shops in Durham

During my time at Fuqua, I noticed that two key items became exceedingly popular to students — coffee and sweets. Durham offers a lot of unique dining and drinking options that you won’t find anywhere else. In addition to well-known … Continue reading

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BBQ and Basketball

Fuqua has fun events all the time — sometimes it’s difficult to choose which events to attend because there are so many options! For example, the other week there was a tailgating party with Dean Bill Boulding. The event was … Continue reading

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Dining in Durham

One of my favorite things about Durham was all the great food, especially Southern food. During my year in Durham, I became a big fan of many restaurants — places I miss a lot now that I’ve graduated and moved … Continue reading

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Durham’s Hidden Gem: Meelo’s Restaurant

Several of my classmates who attended Duke for undergrad constantly raved about the restaurant scene in Durham … Cosmic Cantina, Satisfaction, Café Parizade, Vin Rouge, Alivia’s: these were some of the places that Dukies recommended. At some point, I decided … Continue reading

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Dinner with the Dean

On Wednesday, March 28, the MMS Class of 2012 had the opportunity to have dinner with the Dean of The Fuqua School of Business, Bill Boulding. The dinner was held at The Cotton Room in downtown Durham. It was a … Continue reading

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International Exposure

Learning About Other Cultures is an Enriching Experience My undergraduate university, NC State, was a hub of international activity, due in part to the scientific and engineering resources available for research and development. Also, the school is large and is … Continue reading

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