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Corporate Strategy Class: Examining the Intersection of Business and Politics

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October 23, 2018

Professor Aaron Chatterji, teacher of an advanced corporate strategy class, talking with students in the Fox Center

Business and politics have merged in a way that many of us have not seen before. Companies are expected to speak up and engage on political and social issues, even if these issues…

Building Hope: Fuqua on Board and Habitat for Humanity

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June 15, 2017

Helping Habitat for Humanity of Durham through the Fuqua on Board program

Looking back on my life, including my experience at Fuqua, one thing clearly rings true: I’ve been extremely fortunate. Many say their success is a function of hard work, and I won’t disagree…

Leaders of Consequence: Finding the Higher Purpose

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January 20, 2016

A few career paths ago, I was a budding classicist, studying ancient Latin and Greek. It was during those years, I grew to value how much the past can inform our present and…

Consequential Leadership Teams Embody Fuqua’s Diversity

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February 14, 2014

Did you know that about 40 percent of Fuqua’s Class of 2015 (440 students) are international? I think this probably makes Fuqua one of the most diverse business schools in the U.S. That…

A Season for Sharing

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December 16, 2013

If you’ve heard it once, you’ve likely heard it several times: Fuqua is a student-run community. This means not only that students are wholly responsible for club and MBA Association operations, but also…

MBAs + Military Training = Operation Blue Devil

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November 25, 2013

mba students on army base

Integrity. Courage. Perseverance. Personal Responsibility. Professionalism. Adaptability. Team Player. Capability. What do all of these values have in common? They are the Army’s Special Operations Forces attributes, which define the military volunteers who…

Symposium Helps Veterans Transition to Business School

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November 6, 2013

I am a second-year Daytime MBA student and currently serve as the president of the Duke MBA Armed Forces Association (DAFA). Prior to Fuqua, I graduated from West Point in 2007, served for…

The Top 10 Reasons I Chose Fuqua

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October 23, 2013

If you’re in the process of deciding which school to attend — or even apply to — you probably have a list to help in your selection process. Perhaps it’s a pro/con list,…

Coming Together to Help the Hungry

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October 17, 2013

Being a Leader of Consequence is so much more than excelling in accounting or operations or communication. In and of themselves, those are just components or tools to be employed — they are…

Why I Chose an MBA

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October 14, 2013

The answer is complicated when I am asked, “why an MBA at Fuqua?” I’m often asked why I decided to leave a career in the military and government that—by all metrics—was successful and…

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