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Why Get an MBA?

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Business school is not for the faint of heart. This is no joke. Before matriculating, I had a fulfilling job, a fledgling small business I had just founded, a busy social life, and numerous volunteer... Read More

Why Investment Banking?

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Like many of my Fuqua classmates, my career objectives diverged from what I wrote in my admissions essays. When I applied to the joint JD/MBA program in September 2014, only a few months into getting... Read More

Best 5 Meals I’ve Had in Durham

a colorful plate of tacos, beans and rice from Nanataco, food in Durham

Since time is such a precious commodity in business school, meals occasionally translate to brief pit stops for sustenance rather than a chance to savor high quality, creative cuisine with classmates, family, and friends. Over my... Read More