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February 2013


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School News

Bill BouldingWilliam Boulding Named Dean for Five-Year Term
Duke President Richard H. Brodhead and Provost Peter Lange announced February 5 that William Boulding will serve a full term as Fuqua's Dean. "Bill Boulding combines powerful idealism about what business schools can do for the world with immense practical skill in executing toward these goals," Brodhead said. read more »


MMS Students Available for Summer Internships
Fuqua's Career Management Center invites you to consider participating in our MMS summer internship program, also known as Sumternships. From marketing to finance to research to analysis, MMS students have a broad range of fundamental business skills. Project opportunities can vary in length from 1-5 weeks. learn more »

Fuqua Reunions 2013

Register Today! Early Bird Rates End March 13
Classes of 1953, 1958, 1963, 1968, 1973, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, 1998, 2003, 2008, and one-year reunion classes: Fuqua welcomes you back April 26-28, 2013! Reconnect with friends without reliving the terrors of financial accounting. Visit the Fuqua Reunions 2013 website to learn more about the weekend's events, family-friendly activities and more! Who might you see at reunion? Check out the Who's Coming page. Lists of registered attendees will be updated every few days, so visit this page often!


Make an Alumni Award Nomination
One of the great things about Fuqua's alumni community is that so many of you give back to both Fuqua and the world at large with your time and talent. Recognize a classmate or fellow reunion alumnus by nominating him or her for an alumni award. Winners will be recognized during reunion weekend. make a nomination »


Sign Up for a Career Coaching Session
The Career Management Center is pleased to offer one-on-one career coaching appointments during Fuqua Reunions 2013. These sessions are designed to assist alumni who are currently in a career transition or who are considering making a career change. Coaching sessions may cover one of the following topics:

  • Transition, career advancement and job search strategies
  • Resume review
  • Mock interviews

Sessions are available by appointment only on a first-come, first-served basis. learn more and register »

Volunteer Corner

Volunteers Needed: Class Agents
We're looking for volunteers from the Daytime MBA class of 2004 and the Global Executive MBA classes of 1999, 2004 and 2009 to serve as class agents. Class agents will collaborate with Fuqua staff to enhance the class network and encourage peer engagement and philanthropy. For more details or to volunteer, contact Samantha Fiske, Senior Associate Director, Annual Giving, at +1.919.660.3799 or samantha.fiske@duke.edu.

Faculty Research

Senior Financial Executives: Support Fuqua Research by Sharing Your Outlook and Opinions

graph imageDuke has conducted the Global Business Outlook Survey of CFOs quarterly since the mid-1990s. We hope to increase the number of senior financial executives who participate in the survey to get a more comprehensive picture of current business trends and attitudes. If you are a CFO, Treasurer, Controller, VP Finance, or other senior financial executive, consider responding to this quarter's survey by March 7 at http://ceocfo.org. If you have a colleague in your organization who would be an appropriate respondent, please feel free to pass along the link to the survey. We seek opinions from companies that are large, medium, or small; that are public or private.


Reinventing You: Define Your Brand, Imagine Your Future
Our next online workshop, "Reinventing You: Define Your Brand, Imagine Your Future" will be held on Thursday, March 21, at 11 a.m. ET. In this session, Debby Stone B.A. '84, JD '89 and Adjunct Professor Dorie Clark will focus on how best to define and reinvent your personal brand, find your comfort level with self-promotion, and communicate your value. learn more and register »


How to Allocate Your Time, and Your Effort
If you've found it difficult to keep up your New Year's time management resolutions, the HBR article, "How to Allocate Your Time, and Your Effort," may help. It gives tips for strategically allocating your time and energy, as well as how to categorize your activities as "investment, neutral, or optimize." read the article »

Fuqua Centers

Networking Events for Entrepreneurs
Duke GEN logoThe Duke Global Entrepreneurship Network (DukeGEN) will be hosting networking events in 12 cities across the U.S. on March 6. This is a great opportunity to make connections with other entrepreneurs in your area! learn more and register »


COLE Sponsors Duke Leadership Academy for University Professionals
Developing leaders of consequence is a key part of the vision for Duke University and The Fuqua School of Business. This includes not only students, but also the next generation of Duke's senior leadership. On January 25, 2013, President Brodhead welcomed 27 new members of the 2013 Duke Leadership Academy (DLA) class, a program sponsored by the Fuqua/Coach K Center on Leadership & Ethics (COLE) and Duke Human Resources. read more »

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Upcoming Events

Culver City, CA: Joint Alumni Happy Hour
February 26, 2013
Portland: Fuqua Alumni Hoops Watch
February 28, 2013
Charlotte: Hissho Sushi Event
February 28, 2013
Singapore: Dean's Reception
March 5, 2013
Bangkok: Dinner with the Dean
March 6, 2013
Chicago: Health Care Dinner
March 12, 2013
San Francisco: Duke Forward Event
March 23, 2013
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Alumni Q&A

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Happy Birthday!

Fred Baker '86
Brian Brown '94
Danny Deaver '05
Greg Densmore '08
Nisha Gidwani '04
Andrew Nourafshan '12
Matt O'Neill '83
Greg Petersen '89
Jason Rebrook '02
Kaijen (Kevin) Wang '11
Tom Warszawski '98

We asked the alumni above celebrating a birthday February 21, "Where are you now?" Here's what they said...

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Advanced Management Program
April 7-19 & June 9-21, 2013
September 8-20
& November 10-22, 2013
Duke Leadership Program
April 21-26, 2013
June 2-7, 2013
October 13-18, 2013
December 8-13, 2013
Managing the Unexpected
May 12-15, 2013
October 20-23, 2013
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