The Fuqua School of Business
February 2016
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Fuqua Around the World is Coming!

Join us in more than 70 cities worldwide on March 30 for the third annual Fuqua Around the World (#FuquaATW), a global networking and social event for all Fuqua alumni and admitted students happening on the same night!

Learn more and register




Fuqua Reunions 2016: Register Now!

Registration for Fuqua Reunions 2016 is open! Confirm your attendance before March 16 to take advantage of early bird rates. Visit the reunion website to learn more about the schedule of events, accommodations, and who's already registered.


A Brain for Business

Duke neurosurgeon John Sampson MBA '11 has long been recognized as a leader in the surgical and experimental treatment of brain tumors, with a focus on immunotherapy and drug delivery. But he credits his time at Fuqua with giving him even more skills to use.

Featured Events




The Business Role in Addressing Climate Change

Join the February Fuqua Faculty Conversation as Dan Vermeer, Executive Director, Center for Energy, Development, and the Global Environment and Associate Professor of the Practice, presents "PowerShift: The Business Role in Addressing Climate Change." Dan's video is available on the Fuqua Faculty Conversations website--join the discussion on the video page or in the Fuqua alumni LinkedIn group.

Executive Education

Duke Management Program 
March 13-16, 2016

What participants said:
"Intensive, research-based, hands-on, very well-instructed..."- Jeff Comba, Sr. Manager, Data Systems, Sierra Wireless

Learn more about the Duke Management Program, taught by Professors Sim Sitkin, Gráinne M. Fitzsimons, and Aaron C. Kay.




Be an Alumni Volunteer

Did you know that more than 1,600 alumni volunteered with Fuqua last year? There are many ways you can support the school with your time and talent by getting involved with students, in your region, for your class, or with admissions. 

Happy Birthday!

Mary Beth Anderson '97, MBA '03
Hilde Bekier-Larssen MBA '00
Jay Devram MBA '08
Kimberly Guy MHA '87
Philip Katen MBA '05

We asked the alumni above celebrating a birthday today, February 25, "Where are you now?"

Here's what they said...



How the Annual Fund Supports #mydukeyear

Connie Chai MBA '16 has been chronicling the second year of her Daytime MBA journey and all of the things that Annual Fund support makes possible at Fuqua through the #mydukeyear project. Check out her #mydukeyear postings among other posts from Duke students on Instagram and Twitter!

Making Brazilian Connections

Rubens Passos MBA '99

Rubens Passos MBA '99 was recently featured in Duke Magazine for the key part he played in connecting Fuqua's Dean Bill Boulding with Roda Viva and other top media outlets in Brazil.

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Online Career Workshop: Post-MBA Career Management for Women

In partnership with Fuqua's Association of Women in Business (AWIB), the Career Management Center will host a panel of exceptional Fuqua alumnae on Thursday, March 31, 2016, at 11 a.m. ET to share their stories and tips for managing their careers post MBA, including making decisions around career transitions, family and personal goals. This webinar will offer some great insights no matter where you are in your post-MBA journey.


Does Your Organization Need More People Like You?

When that great role opens up or you need an addition to your team, partner with Fuqua's Career Management Center to help source the best candidates. From analysts to senior executive roles, connecting with Fuqua talent is a great way to impact the careers of students or alumni while bringing value to your organization.

Career Coaching at Fuqua Reunions 2016

The Career Management Center is pleased to offer one-on-one career coaching appointments during Fuqua Reunions 2016. These coaching sessions are designed to assist alumni who are currently in a career transition or who are considering making a career change. Sessions are available by appointment only on a first-come, first-served basis.

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