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Admissions Chat: Duke

Chat: June 29, 2009, 3 p.m. EDT
Guests: Liz Riley Hargrove, associate dean for admissions at Duke University's Fuqua School of Business, and Steve Misuraca, 2009 graduate of Fuqua's Daytime MBA program

Duke University's Fuqua School of Business (Duke Fuqua Full-Time MBA Profile) accepted 30% of the 3,122 candidates who applied to the school in 2008. If you are aiming to be among the chosen at Fuqua, then you don't want to miss our live chat event on Monday, June 29, at 3 p.m. EDT. Guests Liz Riley Hargrove, associate dean for admissions at Fuqua, and Steve Misuraca, a 2009 graduate of the Daytime MBA program, will answer audience questions about everything from GMAT score range to the campus culture.

Prior to leading the admissions team, Hargrove was assistant dean of the Daytime MBA program. She joined Duke's staff in 1993. Misuraca was on the Dean's List, and his time at Fuqua included participation as the MBA Association's Student Life executive officer, Fuqua Admissions fellow, Fuqua Leadership fellow, Duke Graduate and Professional Student Council representative, and Lead Student Teaching Entrepreneurship Program coordinator.

To participate in the chat, you should head to the Business Schools homepage on BusinessWeek.com about 10 minutes before the event is scheduled to begin. There, you'll find a promo for the chat (on the right side of the page, toward the bottom). Click on the promo to enter the Chat Auditorium. You'll be asked to register with the site if you haven't already done so. It's free and should take only a few minutes.

Your host for this event will be Francesca Di Meglio, the Business Schools community manager and reporter.

Hope to see you there!If you can't attend a live event, you can send Francesca Di Meglio questions for the guest in advance, and she'll try to pose as many as she can. Please use the subject line "Fuqua Chat." Or, you may simply read the transcript that we post afterward.

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