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First Impression: This is a Special Program

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January 18, 2019

students, some of whom are dressed in traditional African garments, enjoying Nigerian food at the event, MMS is a special program

When I walked through Fuqua’s doors last July, I wasn’t completely sure what this year would hold for me. Slightly overwhelmed and incredibly nervous, I went into orientation feeling like it would the first day…

Why MMS? Here’s What 5 Students Had to Say

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January 29, 2018

Five classmates sitting on a basketball court during the Duke basketball experience, Why MMS among other graduate school options

“Why MMS?” “Why Fuqua?” They’re simple, but important questions that you’re probably asking as you explore graduate school options. And honestly, each student in our class might have a different answer. So let’s…

4 Questions to Ask When Considering Graduate School

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December 15, 2017

students posing around a Duke sign, questions to ask when considering graduate school

So you’ve made the decision to go to graduate school. Congrats! Now the question is, what school is best for you? When selecting a graduate school there are a lot of questions to…

Why the MMS Program Was Right For Me

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November 16, 2017

the flags in the halls of Fuqua symbolize the student diversity, one of the reasons why the MMS program was right for me

At the beginning of my graduate school search, the location of Duke, and of course the globally recognized and highly reputable Fuqua brand, is what made MMS stand out from the rest of…

Dreams Realized: Why 2 Friends Joined the Fuqua Family

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August 21, 2017

Julian and Angelo posing, part of the Fuqua family

Julian Geyer-Klingeberg Fuqua has been the best journey I have ever made. During my undergraduate studies in Germany, my courses were very theory-based, which is not uncommon for the prevailing education system there….

My Experience in China with the MMS: DKU Program

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February 1, 2017

Tina and a classmate pose for a photo at graduation at the end of the program experience in China

Looking back at my time in the Master of Management Studies: Duke Kunshan University (MMS: DKU) program, the study-abroad experience in China has been the highlight of it all. Many prospective students ask…

The Foundation of Team Fuqua

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August 18, 2016

the winning student team holds up the trophy, Team Fuqua

Fuqua’s learning environment pushes students to hone in on a particular instinct—one that calls for us to draw out each individual’s particular strengths to help a team succeed. This mindset eventually becomes second nature to almost…

Value of Diversity Attracted Me to Fuqua

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August 15, 2016

Fuqua's value of diversity is evident when seeing students in the MMS class

The Olympics in Rio have arrived and are in full swing! Each athlete has a different story and each country a unique history. But at the Olympics something special happens. Time seems to…

From Shakespeare to Fuqua: The Transition to Business School

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March 10, 2016

From Shakespeare to Business - Vivian

Before my transition to business school, I had not studied business. During my undergraduate years, I immersed myself in liberal arts studies by pursuing a double major in English and Chinese literature. During my…

Choosing a Masters of Management Program: 4 Things to Consider

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January 27, 2016

Duke Fuqua Masters of Management Studies Duke Kunshan students - Choosing a Masters of Management Program

Choosing a Masters of Management program (MMS) can be overwhelming. Even if you’ve decided on Duke, it’s still hard determine which of the school’s 2 different MMS programs to apply to. Some of my…

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