Tag Archives: Summer Internship Fund

Noora Health: Empowering Families as Caregivers

This post was written by Karen Ottoni, Fuqua MBA 2016. Karen arrived at the Fuqua School of Business after spending several years living abroad in Burundi and Ethiopia working in international development, primarily with USAID and USAID-funded projects. The experience inspired her …

Behind the Scenes at a Kampala Clinic

This post was written by Evelyn Powery, a Fuqua MBA 2015 graduate. While at Fuqua, she served as student co-chair for CASE i3 and as a CASE Fellow. Prior to Fuqua, Evelyn served in the Philippines as a Peace Corps …

A Year of Impact and Progress  

If we all did the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves. ~ Thomas Edison A university-wide Ebola Innovation Challenge that inspired 160+ students to think about how they can use their skills to solve real …

Ending Needless Blindness in Mexico

This post was written by second year MBA student Tim Morilla. During this summer Tim interned at salaUno, an eye care clinic in Mexico that seeks to offer high quality eye care service at affordable prices. Tim’s internship was supported …

Creating Economic Opportunity for All

This post was written by second year MBA students Laura Mixter and Ashley McPhail. During this summer, both Laura and Ashley interned at Self-Help in Durham, NC. Their internships were supported by CASE’s Summer Internship Fund (learn more about SIF at the bottom on this post!) …

From the Classroom to the Great Outdoors

This post was written by second year Duke MBA student, Jessica Dennis. This past summer, Jessica worked for the National Park Service at the Blue Ridge Parkway in Asheville, NC. This internship was made possible with the support of CASE’s Summer Internship …

Leveraging Business Skills to Increase Healthcare Quality

This post was written by second year MBA student, Ashley Humienny. Ashley interned this summer at the Massachusetts General Hospital. Ashley’s internship was supported by CASE’s Summer Internship Fund (learn more about SIF at the bottom on this post!) Of all of the places open …

A Transformational Experience in a New Orleans’ Charter School

This post was written by second year Duke MBA student, Piero Arrigoni. This past summer, Piero interned at ARISE Academy through an Education Pioneers Fellowship. Piero’s internship was made possible with the support of CASE’s Summer Internship Fund (learn more about SIF at the bottom of this …

Developing Operation Models to Increase Physician Access in Rural India

This post was written by second year Duke MBA student, Cristina Arellano. Cristina spent this past summer in India interning with SughaVazhvu – one of the current Social Entrepreneurship Accelerator at Duke (SEAD) innovators. Cristina’s internship was made possible with the support of CASE’s Summer …