Tag: School/Work/Life Balance

What is a Winternship?

Meaghan - Winternship

It’s more than just a catchy name. 'Winternships' are four-week internship experiences designed to be completed during the break between fall and spring courses. Some students organized opportunities independently. However, the Career Management Center (CMC)... Read More

How Clubs Enhance the MMS Experience

Yiyang - Food club 2

Besides group meetings, classes and career events, MMS club events are frequent visitors to my Outlook calendar. There are two types of clubs in general, professional and recreational. I like both of them because one... Read More

Team Fuqua—A True Community

Me, on the left, with classmates during Section Olympics

By guest blogger Katie O'Connor, MMS student in the Class of 2015. Each student in the MMS program took a unique path by which they arrived at Fuqua—mine started two years ago in the PhD... Read More

Adventures Outside of Fuqua

Skydiving with my instructor

Amid trying to juggle classes, homework assignments, and the job search, it is easy to spend all of your day at Fuqua. Although Durham is a small city, it has a vibrant atmosphere and there... Read More

The Duke Football Experience

Austin - Football family med res

When I came to the MMS program I knew that attending classes from top-tier business professors was a given, but I wondered what else the overall experience would consist of.  When choosing a program, I... Read More