Tag: Global Academic Travel Experience

China Serves as a Classroom for MBA Students

Duke Fuqua MBA students study in China

读万卷书不如行万里路 The Chinese proverb above says “reading 10,000 books is not as effective as traveling 10,000 kilometers.” Fortunately for nearly 25-percent of Fuqua’s Daytime MBA Class of 2016, they were not forced to choose between... Read More

My Top Fuqua Memories

Apologies for the delay in getting you a blog update. As the last term of Fuqua took over in March and April, I wanted to make sure I took advantage of every last opportunity as... Read More

Earning an MBA as a New Mom

In May I finished my MBA at Fuqua. I cannot believe how fast time flew by. Two years ago, I arrived in the Durham area with a 2-month old baby. I remember being nervous about... Read More

Done Already?

When I began receiving emails regarding graduation, I couldn't believe that the big day was approaching. In fact, I remember that my heart nearly jumped out of my chest when I first saw the word... Read More

Lessons from Latin America

By Joel Theodros, first-year Daytime MBA student. What an AMAZING trip! I recently got back from my first trip to South America. During spring break, I went there with 25 of my classmates as part... Read More

A Truly Global Consulting Experience

At Fuqua we have many options when it comes to spring break. Many of my peers embarked on journeys to tropical climates. There was also a ski trip -- dozens of MBAs descended upon unsuspecting... Read More

1 Term Down, 3 To Go

What a whirlwind of a first term that was! I can’t believe it has been over 10 weeks since I packed up the U-Haul and drove from Boston to Durham. Any doubts that I had... Read More