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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

Job Success Stories from the Class of 2019

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January 8, 2020

students in a large classroom listen to several employees talk about Credit Suisse; career success stories

In their first few months since graduating, Fuqua’s MQM: BA Class of 2019 graduates are already making an impact in their careers. We asked a few of our alumni to reflect on their job success stories

The Value of Playing Intramural Sports at Duke

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February 13, 2019

9 students pose for a photo after their soccer game, part of intramural sports at Duke

Do you love sports? Are looking to have fun? Intramural sports is something you can get involved in right away as a student at Duke. The university’s athletics program is world-class, but you…

What Are MQM Extracurricular Activities Like?

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January 31, 2019

six students smiling, extracurricular activities

Students in the MQM: BA program are not only academically driven, but also bring a wealth of extracurricular experience and talent to the program. At Fuqua, almost all of the extracurricular activities and…

Don’t Let the Job Search Scare You

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July 19, 2018

Bella shaking hands with Dean Bill Boulding at graduation, the end of a journey that included a successful job search

Three frightening words—the job search. Those words made me so anxious throughout my time as a Master of Quantitative Management student. I knew that I had to ‘own’ my career search. After all,…