The Fuqua School of Business
November/December 2013
Team Fuqua Flash

Explore our new website and

Congratulations to Sydnor Gammon MBA ’15, Derek Penn ’79, MBA ’84, Larry Forman MBA ’80 and Fuqua staffer Jenny Kilgen! They all sent in “Fuqua Flash” as the winning name for our new alumni e-newsletter.




Fuqua Reunions 2014:
Walk down memory lane

Take a virtual walk down memory lane with our reunion video. Then visit our Fuqua Reunions 2014 Facebook event to invite your friends to join you in Durham April 25-27, 2014.


Explore the website and win Fuqua swag

Complete our scavenger hunt through Fuqua’s new alumni website to be entered into a drawing for prizes that show your Fuqua pride.

Upcoming Events




The Discipline of Entrepreneurship

Join us on Wednesday, December 18, for a discussion on entrepreneurship with Jon Fjeld, Professor of the Practice of Strategy and the Executive Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation.


HSM Alumni Certificate Program

Alumni currently working in health care or those considering a career change can enroll in Fuqua’s Health Sector Management Alumni Certificate program. The next class sessions begin in February 2014.

Real Conversations with Real Leaders

Robert Wilmers - CEO, M&T Bank (video)

Happy Birthday!

Arun Pal Aneja MBA ‘83
Denise E. Carson MBA ‘89
Jasmin Hodge MBA ‘08
Dan Homiller MBA ‘00

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




2013 May-Penn Award of Excellence

Mark Williams E ’92, MBA ’96, Chair of Fuqua’s Minority Alumni Advisory Board, received Fuqua’s May-Penn Award of Excellence in recognition of his gifts of time and talent in service to the Fuqua community.


Helping Fuqua Prosper

As admissions volunteers, Brian O'Dwyer MBA '05 and Monisha O'Dwyer MBA '05 help Fuqua attract the best students from Southeast Asia. "In an area where Fuqua is less well-known, it's a great opportunity to promote the brand in our own local market."

Become an Admissions Volunteer

Share your Fuqua experience with prospective students, help with interviewing, refer promising candidates, call admitted students, and more! You know best the types of candidates who will prosper at Fuqua. Help the Admissions team put together the next class of leaders of consequence.

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Team Fuqua Annual Fund Challenge

Congratulations to Kareem Cook MBA '00 who won our raffle for two tickets to the Duke v. UCLA game at Madison Square Garden on December 19 with his leadership gift to the Fuqua Annual Fund! As of December 10, 213 alumni and friends have stepped up to the challenge!


Steve Hayes MBA '03 on giving to the Annual Fund

"I think about it as investing in my future as well to make sure my degree retains its value."

21 Days Left in 2013 to Support the Fuqua Annual Fund!

The calendar year is coming to an end, and there are only a few weeks left to make your tax-deductible gift to the Fuqua Annual Fund in 2013. Make an investment in your alma mater today!

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Online Workshop: Fuqua Resources for Your Career Management and Job Search

Join us on Thursday, January 16, at 11:00 a.m. ET to learn more about Fuqua’s career management system and how to conduct your job search efficiently, get the attention of potential employers and use Fuqua alumni resources effectively.

Alumni Q&A

Beverly Sobel-Redler
MBA ‘90
President, RedPrompt

Learn more about Beverly


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