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Brunch Recommendations for a Delightful Weekend

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October 9, 2019

a collage of six plated food photos, one from each of Lily's brunch recommendations

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

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August 19, 2019

a large Duke "D" on the wall and exercise machines on the floor of a large room, one of the places 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

10 of the Best Duke and Durham Experiences

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April 30, 2019

Durham's skyline at dusk; 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.

Take a Day Off to Relax and Explore Durham

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February 12, 2019

6 students posing for a photo in the woods, explore Durham

Life at Fuqua is usually quite challenging. We have so much work during the weekdays, including taking classes, having team meetings, and being involved in other activities. How about giving yourself a day…

My Home Away From Home in Durham

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November 2, 2018

three students sitting and chatting in front of a pond and the signature bridge in Duke Gardens, one of the spots that helped Robyn feel at home in Durham

Moving to Durham was one of the most nerve-wracking adventures I’ve ever undertaken. And if you’ve been admitted, chances are you’re feeling that gut-tingling mixture of nervousness and excitement too. Moving somewhere new can…

Benefits of Getting Involved with Fuqua Clubs

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October 2, 2018

Student organizers of the Business in Africa Conference pose for a photo after the event, Fuqua clubs

Attending Fuqua was both exhilarating and intimidating at the same time. Cultivating strong and lasting relationships has always been something I strive to do wherever I am. Therefore, from the moment I started the…

Chilling in Durham: Saturday Edition

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July 19, 2018

brunch plates on the patio at Guglhupf, a great spot for chilling in Durham

Now that the presentation that you and your team just spent nine hours preparing together is finished, you find yourself craving a wonderfully relaxing Saturday. What should you do and where should you…

Weekend Excursions: A Refreshing Break from Stress

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April 23, 2018

a dozen students get ready for one of their weekend excursions to Hanging Rock State Park.

Life is a balancing act, and perhaps business school recruiting season is one of the most challenging times to manage academic work, the job search, social life, and personal responsibilities. One of the…

What’s the Big Deal with Basketball at Duke?

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March 12, 2018

the team's bench chairs in Cameron Indoor Stadium, scenes of basketball at Duke

There are a lot of things that make Duke special—the quality of the academics, the gothic architecture, the proximity to other schools—but one thing stands above the rest. Basketball. I always tell people…

The Best Restaurants in Durham

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February 2, 2018

the marquee sign at Mateo Tapas, one of the best restaurants in Durham

When looking into graduate school options, one does not usually take into account the caliber of the area’s food. However, when looking at Duke, food should definitely factor into your decision! Durham offers…

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