Duke MMS Student Blog
My 25 Top Things to Do While in MMS
I’ve compiled a list of my 25 top things to do while in the program, and though the pandemic might alter it some, I hope this helps future MMS students make the most of their experience.
Why MMS: DKU?
Here are five thoughts I want to share as a new graduate, with the hopes it can shed some light on your own potential adventure into the program.
From Social Sciences to Business: Why My Pre-Fuqua Fears Were Unfounded
I remember barely being able to sleep approximately two weeks before orientation in July. I couldn’t believe that I, a sworn 'anti-anything that has to do with numbers' student was about to embark on her newfound journey to business school.
Beyond the Classroom: Extracurriculars at Fuqua and Duke
Extracurricular activities have always been one of my favorite parts about school. At Fuqua, there are multitudinous opportunities to participate in and even create clubs of your own
What I Learned from My Team Members
Maybe you have heard about one Chinese philosopher’s saying – ‘三人行，必有我师’ which means that when three people are on a journey, there must be one teacher. With this in mind, there is always something to learn from your team members
What to Expect When You’re Expecting to Join Fuqua
Between all of the blogs, recruiting information, and stories that you hear from alumni and current students, it is hard to know which insights or experiences will apply to your time at Fuqua, so I have compiled a list of what you can expect from your time here at Fuqua
Brunch Recommendations for a Delightful Weekend
Here are my brunch recommendations for places with delicious menus as well as good atmospheres where you can start your weekend off on a delightful note
My Favorite Ways to Exercise at Duke
Duke has great facilities for students to exercise. Even though the MMS schedule is hectic at times, if you manage your time well—maybe working out at least one weekday and again on the weekends—you'll enjoy using the facilities and the health benefit they provide
7 of Our Favorite Student Events
We at Fuqua value hard work and discipline, but also live by the famous quote “all work and no play makes Jack a dull boy”
10 of the Best Duke and Durham Experiences
Urban Axes in downtown Durham is the perfect venue for competitive ax-throwing and might be the most unique activity on the list.