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How To Survive Family Life During an EMBA

June 18, 2019

Jamie, his wife and two small kids posing for a family portrait; family life

Any EMBA program will put a strain on your family and relationship with your partner. But is it possible to mitigate the strain, and is it worth it

Lessons I’ve Learned as an International Student

March 29, 2019

dozens of students pose alongside bikes that were built during a team building exercise, international student

First, A Bit About Me Hello prospective Fuqua students! I’m Meena Selvarengaraju, and I’m in the midst of my third term as part of the Global Executive MBA (GEMBA) Class of 2019. I…

4 Things to Know Before Starting the First Term

January 18, 2019

five students pointing at a team room computer screen during the first term residency

After months of waiting, chatting with future classmates via Slack, and MBA Math-ing to prepare for the coursework, beginning of the first term finally arrived! Orientation and the first residency in Durham was a remarkable…

5 Tips for Cross Continent MBA Residencies

January 24, 2014

mba class

This blog was written prior to the Cross Continent MBA program merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  Fuqua’s Cross Continent MBA program offers a perfect blend of study, work, and travel. You get…