A Record Year for Hiring at Fuquaby Sheryle Dirks-I’ve often told people I feel like I have the best job at Fuqua. As associate dean for career management, I have a front-row view of our tremendously talented students seeking jobs plus direct insight from the companies looking to hire them
3 Things That Can Get You Admitted from the Waitlistby Lauren Sutherland-After waiting for what seems like an eternity, you find out the admissions committee has placed you on the waitlist for admission. As someone who works closely with our waitlist applicants, I can...
Changes to Our MBA Application for 2020–2021June 17, 2020 --The 2019–2020 application year was truly the most tumultuous in my nearly 15 years of working in MBA Admissions. Like you, we had to adjust to a lot of the challenges that COVID-19 presented.
How Fuqua Forged Ahead During the PandemicMay 28, 2020 --Whether it be the professors, the Office of Student Life, or the students, the entire Fuqua family came together and forged ahead during what probably will be one of the most challenging, yet interesting terms at Fuqua. And here is the story of it.
Battling the Impact of COVID-19 the Fuqua WayApril 27, 2020 --I was on my way to Portugal when COVID-19 concerns escalated into worldwide panic. My classmates and I had just finished our spring break trip to Morocco, and when I landed in the...
The Duke MBA: A Leadership Lab for Personal Growth and DevelopmentApril 20, 2020 --In February, my MBA Association Co-President Mike Treiser and I were speaking to a classroom full of prospective students about leadership opportunities at Fuqua. Just before the session, I had found out one of my best friends was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer.
5 Pieces of Advice for European ApplicantsApril 15, 2020 --European applicants have a lot to consider when applying to business school. We’ve put together a few pieces of advice for prospective students, and we hope this information will be helpful as you consider this next step in your life and career.