The Fuqua School of Business
January 2015
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Fuqua Faculty Conversations 2015

We are pleased to share our line-up for Fuqua Faculty Conversations 2015: Alexandre Belloni, Cathy Clark, Jonathon Cummings, Scott Dyreng, Simon Gervais, and Christine Moorman. Join us live online this year to learn how their research is relevant to you!

Learn more and register




Fuqua Reunions 2015: Registration opens in February

Keep an eye on your inbox for a message about the launch of early bird registration on February 2. Meanwhile, check out a tentative schedule for the weekend and book your hotel room!


Fuqua Around the World is Coming!

Our second annual Fuqua Around the World event will take place on March 25, and as of today we have networking events planned in 55 cities! Check out our event page to learn more about a gathering in your area. Don't see one near you? Contact Nicole Kempton at to help plan one!

Upcoming Events




Christine Moorman on Managing Social Media and Marketing Analytics

Join us for our February Fuqua Faculty Conversation with Christine Moorman on "Managing Social Media and Marketing Analytics." Your pre-reading video will be available on the website in mid-February. Mark your calendar for our live online session with Professor Moorman on Wednesday, February 25, at 12:00 p.m. ET.

Executive Education: Advanced Communications

Master your ability to answer tough questions from reporters, stakeholders, and clients April 12-15 in Advanced Communications. Alumni receive a 25% tuition reduction on Executive Education courses



Mentor a Daytime MBA Student

Share your career advice and industry knowledge as a mentor for a Daytime MBA student. Our student clubs are seeking mentors in a variety of industries to work one-on-one with students. You can learn more about this opportunity on the alumni website and sign up to be a mentor for the 2014-15 school year by January 23, 2015.

Sign up

Happy Birthday!

Mitch Gervis MBA '90
Keli Holmes MBA '12
Steve Lang MBA '05
Christopher Lay MBA '94
Paul Nagle MBA '90
Amy Radick MBA '87
Jack Stout '93, MBA '99

We asked the alumni above celebrating a birthday today, January 15, "Where are you now?"

Here's what they said...



Thank You, Team Fuqua!

Thanks to your generous support, the Fuqua Annual Fund is more than halfway to our goal of $4.3 million by June 30, 2015; and we're 37% to our goal of 1,150 Team Fuqua Annual Fund Challenge donors making gifts of $1,000 or more. We've also surpassed the $71 million mark in the Duke Forward campaign!

Alumni Q&A

Peter Hermann

Peter Hermann MBA '09
Director of Client Services
Maryville Technologies

"Never give up, always take a shot. It's like Wayne Gretzky said, 'You miss 100% of the shots you don't take.'"

Learn more about Peter




Your First 90 Days: Insights on Maximizing Success in a New Job

Join us on January 29 for our first online career workshop of the new year, "Your First 90 Days: Insights on Maximizing Success in a New Job." The first 90 days are some of the most important in any new role and yet are filled with challenges and obstacles. In this webinar, we will cover why the first 90 days are so important while also sharing some concrete takeaways to start your next role on the right foot.


NYC MBA Interview Forum

If your company is seeking talent, check out the NYC MBA Interview Forum on February 20, 2015 at the New York Hilton Midtown. Fuqua students seeking internships or full-time opportunities will be present, along with students from Darden, Johnson, and Tuck. Register for the event and submit your job description in advance. An alumni happy hour will be held the night prior from 6:30-8:30 pm at Heartland Brewery with MBA alumni from top-tier schools. Questions? Email

Career Resource: OneSource

OneSource offers market intelligence with a specific tool to build target lists of companies or organizations in various regions. This resource also provides global company and industry profiles, financial and analyst reports, as well as business-related articles and executive biographies. One of Fuqua's Ford librarians walks you through how to build a OneSource company list in this webinar, starting at 16:00.

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