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Lessons I’ve Learned as an International Student

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March 29, 2019

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

I’ve always wanted to push my limits and stretch my boundaries while staying true to my values. Fuqua turned out to be a perfect platform for me to do just that

Top 16 Things to Do in the CCMBA Program

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February 20, 2017

This blog was written prior to the Cross Continent MBA program merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  College is a time of exploration. Most people have four years (for those in undergrad, the…

Spotlight on The Cross Continent MBA Energy Club

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January 14, 2017

8 members of the Energy Club pose for a group photo

This blog was written by a Cross Continent MBA student prior to the program’s merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  Professional clubs in the Cross Continent MBA program provide students with the…

How My MBA Training Saved Me on a 6,500-Foot Cliff

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May 9, 2016

My MBA training came in handy on this mountaintop

This blog was written by a Cross Continent MBA student prior to the program’s merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  MBA lessons can prove practical in unlikely places. I’m hanging off the…

Team Fuqua: A School and a Family

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June 8, 2015

Duke Fuqua Cross Continent MBA students on a farm in Jaipur, India

This blog was written prior to the Cross Continent MBA program merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  As we barreled down the road connecting Agra and Jaipur in our blissfully air-conditioned 12-person van,…

Exploring Global Markets and Institutions in India

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May 19, 2015

Duke Fuqua Cross Continent MBA Students at the Taj Mahal

This blog was written prior to the Cross Continent MBA program merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  One of the reasons I chose the Cross Continent MBA (CCMBA) program was the Global Markets…

Planning a Cross Continent Residency: A Story of Dedication with a Splash of Betrayal!

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April 24, 2015

Cross Continent MBA Senior Program Manager Keith O'Hare

This blog was written prior to the Cross Continent MBA program merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  Cross Continent MBA (CCMBA) residencies are intense! During one, students attend class sessions, guest speaker engagements,…

Our Epic Journey to the End of the World

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March 20, 2015

This blog was written prior to the Cross Continent MBA program merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  For our third residency in Santiago, we were lucky that it straddled our new year’s holiday…

Cross Continent MBAs Lead Fuqua into Latin America

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March 5, 2015

This blog was written prior to the Cross Continent MBA program merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  Way back when I was applying to the Cross Continent MBA (CCMBA) program, I remember thinking,…

Building Global Business Competence

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January 27, 2015

This blog was written prior to the Cross Continent MBA program merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  About a year ago, I sat in my chief risk officer’s office, and had asked her,…

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