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Benefits of the MBA Exchange Program

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September 16, 2019

a dozen students around a dinner table during their MBA exchange program in Rotterdam

My decision to study in Rotterdam during my MBA as part of the Outgoing Exchange Program baffled many individuals

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…

6 Reflections on My First Year

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November 9, 2018

Swati Tiwari - 6 Reflections on My First Year

1. Don’t underestimate the burden of internship recruiting. It wasn’t long after that first email from the Career Management Center in August that I started noticing recruiters on campus for company presentations and…

3 Impressions from Tech Trek

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May 24, 2018

dozens of students on Tech Trek by Microsoft's sign

Ninety of my first-year classmates signed up for Tech Trek and bought tickets to travel across the country during their fall break, with high expectations to learn more about the recruiting opportunities and…

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…

The Ultimate Global Academic Travel Experience

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November 2, 2017

students posing in front of a Chinese landmark during the Global Academic Travel Experience

Prior to business school, I had never traveled outside the United States. I came to Fuqua wanting to challenge myself to try new things, and I knew that going on a Global Academic…

An Insider’s Guide to North Carolina

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June 14, 2017

guide to North Carolina

I was born and raised in North Carolina, but most of my friends and family were not. In fact, 42 percent of North Carolina’s population was born outside of the state. My mother was…

My Summer Internship in Seattle

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November 28, 2016

city skyline, internship in Seattle

I remember May 30, 2016 as if it were yesterday. It was the day I arrived in Seattle to begin my summer internship—an integral and highly-anticipated element of the MBA experience. I had…

Networking with Alumni: The Career Search in California

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June 17, 2016

our group during a corporate visit where we were networking with alumni

I remember looking at the calendar for the first two terms of school and thinking how great it was going to be to have fall break between them. But one thing that we learn as…

Starting My MBA Journey

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October 1, 2015

starting my MBA journey with fellow Israeli students at Duke Fuqua

The Road to Fuqua As an international student, the anticipation of starting my MBA journey at Fuqua was huge. Even before school started, I had met more than 10 Israeli alumni and/or students in…

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