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What Didn’t I Know Before Applying to Fuqua

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February 27, 2020

a dozen students, many in Duke gear, posing for a group photo with blue skies behind them; What I Didn't Know Before Applying

I didn’t know that everyone is alone together. hough that may sound a bit existential, I soon realized that I wasn’t the only one in the program who left everything behind to attend Duke in hopes of building a better life.

How I Met My First and Closest Friends in the Program

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January 24, 2020

seven friends in the program standing around their dinner table clinking their beer glasses in a cheer

I got my acceptance from Fuqua in December 2018, and by the beginning of 2019, I had made up my mind about spending the next year of my life in Durham, North Carolina

What It Takes to Be A Student Leader

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November 21, 2019

three students in a conference room white boarding and in a discussion; student leader

One popular opportunity is to serve as a student leader of the class in the MQM Association which is an integral part of the program experience

Finding Another Home and Family at Fuqua

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July 17, 2019

five hands with henna art together forming a circle, symbolizing family at Fuqua

I was born in Lahore, Pakistan, and my favorite part of traveling home is my mother’s food. A distinct smell of spices and vegetables emanates from her kitchen

How Fuqua Welcomes and Supports Our International Students

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October 15, 2018

smiling international students filing into an auditorium on the first day of the program

At Fuqua, we wholeheartedly believe our community grows stronger as our diversity increases. Thus, we intentionally seek to build a diverse student population—one that’s truly representative across experiences, backgrounds, cultures, beliefs, nationalities, citizenships,…