La Quinta Inn & Suites Durham Chapel Hill
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Day one at Duke was a blur... My laptop and mobile batteries died simultaneously and the shops for an adapter only opened at 09:00 so I just made my first appointment, where they shot down my PhD hypothesis and kindly suggested that I do no more work on it until I have some “Duke gravel under my feet”! Ouch
So for fun I thought …
The way the PhD programme works at Duke, is that there are 7 PhD programmes to choose from: Accounting, Decision Sciences, Finance, Management of Organisations, Marketing, Operations Management and Strategy.
The strategy team is made up of 18 faculty and 10 associate faculty
Will is my sponsor and one of the …
... trumpet swans and cliffs and lakes and mountains- amazing. we did take a lot of pictures but I am afraid they are not very good-after all the train was moving and it was very overcast. the clouds were gorgeous and because it was overcast there was less glare and the views were spectacular but even the people who seemed to be experienced photographers were having trouble getting decent shots. Still once we get on the boat, I will try to download wahtever we have. I ...
... from an animal called a musk ox - the animal sheds its wool and the native women collect the wool and weave it into caps and scarves. it is softer than angora, warmer than wool and washable. unfortunaley it is rare and very expensive- a simple cap costs about $200. It is only sold in one shop in Ankorage and and it is a way the native women make some extra money. We would have loved to be able to buy each of you something ...
... today. we are jsut going to walk around ankorage, relax and try to get more or less onto local time. Time - now that will be hard to adjust to here- by the time we got our luggage, got to our shuttle,got to the hotel, put out bags down ad went out to get something to eat it was about 10pm and it was broad daylight out!!!!!! we finally got to bed around 11 local time a nd it was still broad daylight! I pulled ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
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