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My Favorite Fuqua Memories

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March 21, 2019

7 students leaping for joy with mountains in the background, one of my favorite Fuqua memories

I left Fuqua last May ready to rejoin the working world, armed with a new degree and a great deal more knowledge about business, marketing, and health care. The education exceeded every expectation…

If you like ___________, you’ll love Durham!

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March 27, 2014

Durham, North Carolina

As a second year with only two months left in Durham (after returning from studying abroad in Singapore), I realize that there are quite a few things about this city that I’m going…

Thursday: A Day in the Life of a Fuqua MBA Student

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January 16, 2014

MBA Networking session in Fuqua's Fox Center during lunch

About this time last year, I remember wondering what day-to-day life would be like as an MBA student. Current students told me their days were packed with classes, speakers, and recruiting events. Still,…

A Taste of Durham

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September 26, 2013

I was very skeptical about moving to Durham from New York. But two years later, I don’t want to leave! Of course, I missed the accessibility and 24/7 nature of the Big Apple…

Oh, the Places You’ll Go … With your MBA Classmates

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July 3, 2013

Looking back on my MBA, the word “journey” is appropriate for describing the last two years. There has been a lot of travel — some of it transcendental and much of it physical….

Things I Love About Business School, Especially Fuqua

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April 1, 2013

I am in a reflective mood. I am now 7.5 terms (including Global Institute) done with my Fuqua MBA, with 1 to go. In all facets, this has been a great 2 years….

A Global Experience in Durham

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March 11, 2013

There are lots of diverse clubs at Fuqua with an international or regional focus, and for the first time, we put our resources together for one week in January. We created Global Week…

It’s Blue Devil Weekend!

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February 8, 2013

You’re in!!! Welcome, Duke MBA class of 2015!!! This weekend, a little over 100 admitted students will be joining us from all over the world for the Duke MBA Blue Devil Weekend (BDW)….

Increasing my Self-Awareness as a Woman in Business

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January 4, 2013

One stereotype of Asians is that we are taciturn, comparatively introvert, humble, and inclined to harmony. In this case, I am a typical Asian. I have learned some American-style networking skills in educational…

Every Day Affirms Why Fuqua Is For Me

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October 23, 2012

To get to Fuqua, I had to drive past dozens of business schools (and drive I did, pulling a trailer behind a borrowed Ford F-450 pickup). It was a literal experience, waving goodbye…