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25 Random Things About My Section

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February 11, 2019

About 70 student, all wearing matching Section 1 T-shirts, pose for a group photo in a classroom during orientation, 25 random things

The “25 Random Things” admissions essay is one of the not so random ways that Fuqua creates a diverse class of MBA candidates that push each other to grow both personally and academically….

25 Random Things About Us

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December 10, 2018

25 random things about us: students walking down Fuqua's hallway

Fuqua’s “25 Random Things” application essay has become well-known over the years, and it remains a great way for the admissions committee to get to know applicants. So in that spirit, here is…

Why We Believe In Doing Business Better

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November 1, 2018

Every year, the Admissions Committee has the task of identifying students who are energized by the belief that it is possible to do well in business and do good in the world. As…

When is the Best Time to Apply?

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August 15, 2018

the Fuqua School of Business sign in front of the Breeden Hall entrance, when is the best time to apply

I recall my decision to apply to business school and wondering, “where do I begin?” and “what are they looking for?” and “when is the best time and round for me to apply?” …

Getting to Know Each Other Through 25 Random Things

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December 20, 2017

Shari Hubert in her admissions office, she shares her 25 Random Things as a way to get to know her

This place is truly special. It wasn’t long after joining Fuqua in October that I came to that realization, and every day I continue to encounter things that affirm it.  From the beginning…

Fuqua Application Insight: Our 25 Random Things

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July 7, 2015

Fuqua Application Insight - 25 Random Things

For the last several years, Fuqua’s MBA application has included the essay question that asks you to provide 25 random things about yourself—essentially 25 interesting facts. That question is back for the 2015-2016…

6 Random Things About Me

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February 13, 2014

When evaluating business schools to apply to, I was actually first drawn to the Fuqua application because of the 25 Random Things essay. I thought this essay question really differentiated Fuqua from the…

Application Tips and My “25 Random Things”

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January 23, 2014

I am Shu Hong, a second-year Duke Daytime MBA student at Fuqua and a China Admissions Ambassador for this year. Working closely with Admissions and coordinating interviews in China brings back memories of…

25 Random Things About Me

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December 4, 2013

By far, my favorite application essay to write was Fuqua’s “25 Random Things About Me.” However, I was surprised to talk to other applicants and hear how difficult many found the essay to…

Shedding Light on the MBA Admissions Process

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November 25, 2013

the Duke Fuqua Office of Admissions sign, why mba

If I met you out on the road or at one of our campus events, you’re likely to have heard me talk about the “black box” of Admissions. Applications go into the box,…

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