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Off to a Good Start After International Student Bootcamp

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April 5, 2019

approximately 100 students and staff pose for a group photo during International Student Bootcamp

As an international student who was not very familiar with living in the U.S., English language and cultural differences were some of the most concerning factors for me before starting the program. However,…

Clubs at Fuqua: A Great Match for My Interests

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October 26, 2018

a standing room only classroom of students looks on, clubs at Fuqua

When reflecting on my time in the MMS program, there is no doubt that my involvement with the Daytime MBA clubs at Fuqua shaped a major part of my experience. After being in…

Blowing Off Some Steam

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June 12, 2013

An important part of being in the MMS program is knowing how to unwind. The program is so fast paced that it’s easy to get swept away by assignments, finals, and the job…

Breaking into Consulting

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September 21, 2012

Case Competition Provides Valuable Learning Experience Placing second out of 22 teams at my first consulting competition … “happy” doesn’t even begin to describe my feelings! My fellow MMSers and I were lucky…

Top 5 Reasons to Join MMS

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April 11, 2012

Attending the MMS program is one of the best (if not the best) decision I have made. I had no clue about the MMS program until after I scored well on the GMAT…

Strategy Class Leaves Lasting Impression

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March 26, 2012

So far, one of the most interesting MMS classes I’ve taken is Principles of Strategy, taught by Professor Sharon Belenzon. This class was very different from anything I had taken before, and was…

Diversity in MMS & Why it Matters

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December 29, 2011

Every educational institution talks about how diverse they are, and Fuqua is no different. The MMS website says: 30% of the student body has international citizenship, representing over 20 countries. Students come from 77 different undergraduate…

What are Case Studies?

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November 22, 2011

Okay so here’s a heads up for business school – and this applies to almost every business school – you will learn via the case method. I recently went to NC State to…

“Mobile Wars” Provide Real-World Experience

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November 12, 2011

Ten MMS students just wrapped up two months’ worth of heavy tech research and debate. This year’s first Center for Technology, Entertainment and Media (CTEM) Case Competition was titled “MOBILE WARS: Google vs….

Case Competition Sheds Light on Consulting

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October 4, 2011

As a member of the MMS Consulting Club, I took part in the Accenture Case Competition, in conjunction with the Masters in Engineering Management (MEM) Consulting Club. For the competition, MMS and MEM…