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What Do Incoming Exchange Students Think About Fuqua?

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October 17, 2019

dozens of incoming exchange students pose for a group photo under the Fuqua banner in the Fox Center

Every year, Fuqua takes in about 60 incoming exchange students from all over the world. As a Fuqua student, the diversity they bring to our school is another great thing about the experience here

How Gaining Leadership Experience at Fuqua Transformed Me

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June 3, 2019

Janette posing in her graduation gown with her degree; gaining leadership experience

The final term of my second year at Fuqua has come to the end, and it was another term full of emails, calls, and busy schedules. People usually worship second-year MBA life as the most chill period of the business school experience. It seems like the reality was different, at least for me.

5 Students Honor International Women’s Day with Reflections on Fuqua

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February 20, 2019

two female students pose for a photo at a Fuqua event, International Women's Day

International Women’s Day first began as recognition of a women’s labor strike in New York City 110 years ago, but has now grown to an international event that brings awareness and support for…

Bonding and Goals at the MBA Association Retreat

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October 15, 2018

Members of the MBA Association having a discussion while sitting in the sand at the beach

Each year during Spring Term 2, after the student organization presidents and cabinets are selected, many of these organizations go on group retreats to discuss goals for the year, share ideas, and bond. The…

How AWIB Supports Women at Fuqua

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September 6, 2018

two dozen students, mostly comprised of some of the women at Fuqua, post in front of the school's Christmas tree

Fuqua’s Association of Women in Business (AWIB) community is starting the school year on a joyous note with the announcement that the percentage of women in the Daytime MBA Class of 2020 is…

What GATE is and Why You Should Go

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April 19, 2018

GATE students holding a Duke banner with a mountain sunset in the background

Sawubona! One of my passions has always been traveling and exploring new places. Before enrolling at Duke, I had visited more than 20 countries, and my goal is to get to 30 before…

Values Aligned: Insights from the C200 Women’s Leadership Conference

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April 17, 2018

four women engaged in listening to the speaker at the C200 women's leadership conference

Recently, we were fortunate to welcome members of the preeminent women’s executive leadership organization, C200, to Fuqua for an all-day leadership conference. The event, called “Steering the Way Forward: Be Fearless, Transform &…

What is Team Fuqua?

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April 9, 2018

six students seated around a table, collaborating on work embodies the answer to "What is Team Fuqua?"

Team Fuqua. It’s a term you constantly hear in our community. Ask for a definition and a hundred people will tell you a hundred stories to illustrate what it means to them. Synthesizing…

Learning from Giving: MBA Games and Special Olympics

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December 28, 2017

Students and Special Olympians holding up signs at the MBA games fundraiser

Over the past two summers, I led trips to Port-au-Prince, Haiti, where my team of high schoolers volunteered at the Mephibosheth House, a home for kids with disabilities. The kids at the “M…

Orientation, or My First Few Days of #TeamFuqua

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December 11, 2017

Like many of you, I wrote about teamwork in my application essays. I lauded the merits of the Fuqua philosophy as guided by the Paired Principles (my personal favorite was, and remains “Supportive…

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