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The Principles of Team Fuqua: Spring 2015 Honorees

July 7, 2015

Celebrating the principles of Team Fuqua

We are excited to continue the initiative that highlights and celebrates the students within our community who make extraordinary contributions to Team Fuqua. After collecting nominations from the Daytime MBA student body, a group…

Top Tech CEOs Share Leadership Perspective with Fuqua Students

June 9, 2015

HP CEO Meg Whitman chatting with Duke Fuqua Dean Bill Boulding

Fuqua students have high aspirations to make an impact on the world, and this environment provides numerous opportunities to make the business school experience transformational. The Distinguished Speakers Series (DSS) at Fuqua is…

Team Fuqua Embraces Inclusion

April 21, 2015

One Fuqua Family

On April 1, like so many in our community, I woke to news of what I hoped was just a cruel April Fools’ Day joke: a noose found hanging from a tree in…

Experiential Learning Starts Immediately

November 10, 2014

In developing ‘leaders of consequence,’ Fuqua not only relies on its world class curriculum, but also depends on extensive experiential learning. As part of our C-LEAD (Consequential Leadership) course in our first term,…

Thank You Tim Cook

October 31, 2014

Yesterday, the number of openly gay CEOs of publicly traded companies went up by 50%. That’s because it went up by one. Let me repeat: That’s because it went up by one. Despite…

The Principles of Team Fuqua

September 16, 2014

As Associate Dean for the Duke MBA Daytime program, it’s one of my great privileges to work with student leaders on initiatives in our culture and community, which we call Team Fuqua. Our…

Achieving Success Deliberately with the Personal Development Plan

June 2, 2014

Fuqua is full of opportunities. These two years are a time of growth and development beyond what you’ve ever before experienced, with multiple avenues and roads to take you to new places. However,…

From Soldier to Student to Student Leader

May 7, 2014

Being a Leader of Consequence…in China Business school is as much about the journey as it is about the ultimate destination. To that end, over the last 10 months, my classmates and I…

The Fuqua Honor Code: Building Leaders of Consequence through Uncompromising Integrity

April 24, 2014

Fuqua is one of the most diverse business schools in the world. Students represent different countries and cultures, and have a wide array of professional backgrounds and future goals. As students, they embrace…

The Leadership Cohort Experience: Learning About Leadership Alongside C-Level Management

March 19, 2014

One of the (many) ways in which Fuqua sets itself apart as an MBA program is the focus on leadership development, evident through its mantra to mold, shape and empower “leaders of consequence.”…