We have a great weekend lined up! Check out the schedule below to see what's in store. Early bird registration ends March 12.
Kirby Reading Room
Gather with twelve classes of former COLE fellows for a morning of fellowship. Reconnect with your classmates and hear from Professor Joe LeBoeuf, COLE Executive Director Sanyin Siang, Professor Sim Sitkin, current students, and a special guest speaker. Invitation only.
Working in the field of social or environmental impact? Interested in learning more about how you can be involved at Fuqua? The Net Impact Club, the Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship (CASE), and the Center for Energy, Development and the Global Environment (EDGE) welcome you to a session featuring Fuqua's own Cathy Clark, Erin Worsham, Katie Kross, Dan Vermeer, and current students who will discuss what's happening in the field of social and environmental impact on campus. Then reconnect with classmates who are working in the space. Coffee and refreshments provided.
Check in early and take a stroll through Fuqua's facilities, including the Fox Student Center (which opened in 2002) and Breeden Hall (which opened in 2008), and the amazing new Ford Library.
The world is becoming increasingly complex. How do leaders lead amid this unrelenting, discontinuous change? Rick Voirin of Fuqua's Advanced Management Program will share his insights to these questions from his 25 years of experience in the field of organizational and leadership development.
Nasher Museum of Art
Relive old times or blaze a new trail in your Fuqua experience as you connect with classmates, friends, and fellow alumni. Stroll the galleries of Duke's Nasher Museum of Art and enjoy heavy hors d'oeuvres and beverages throughout the evening. On tap, we will feature beer from Fullsteam, a Durham production brewery, owned and operated by Fuqua alumnus Sean Lilly Wilson MBA ’00.This event is casual and open to the whole family.
Duke University Golf Course, Washington Duke Inn
Challenge your classmates to a fun outing on the links—the level of competitiveness is up to you! The beautiful 18-hole championship Duke University Golf Course is the only Robert Trent Jones-designed course in the region. Pre-registration required.
Fox Center Atrium
Late night celebrating with friends? We will have coffee and light refreshments for you as you arrive at Fuqua.
Fox Center Atrium (rain location - Faculty Hall)
With crafts, inflatables, face painting, balloon art, and more, Family Fun Day is the place to be for small children (or children at heart).
We will applaud the volunteers who worked so hard to make reunion possible and update you on which classes are leading in participation and dollars raised for the Fuqua Annual Fund. Dean Bill Boulding will give an update on the state of the school and answer questions from alumni.
Enjoy two of North Carolina's finest offerings-barbeque and bluegrass-as you reconnect with old friends. Bring your camera—the Duke Blue Devil might even make an appearance.
Speaker name and details to be announced soon. Stay tuned!
Your walk down memory lane would not be complete without a journey back to the classroom. Two of Fuqua's top faculty members will share their latest research and how you can apply their findings in your career.
Ambassador Ballroom, Washington Duke Inn
Fuqua's Dean Bill Boulding will spend time with members of the Thomas F. Keller Leadership Donor Society and the Rex Adams Society at this invitation-only reception. We are grateful for the support of these generous individuals!
Kick off an evening of fun with your classmates starting with cocktails and then a three-course meal. Some alumni will enjoy a catered dinner at Fuqua, while others will visit some of the best eateries in Durham, a city that's been named one of the foodie meccas of the South.
Tyler's Taproom Speak Easy
Planned for our most recent graduates, this celebration will allow you to connect with fellow classmates and enjoy one of your favorite Durham spots, Tyler's Taproom. Enjoy pub food, wine, and some of the best beer offerings from Tyler's many taps!
Washington Duke Inn
Serving one of the best brunches in town, the Washington Duke Inn is a perennial favorite among alumni. It's one last chance to exchange contact information and bid farewell to your classmates!