Mielle A. Marquis

Degree and Year: 
BA 1985
Professional Title: 
Director of External Relations
Northeastern University School of Law

Professional Background: 
My career began at a small newspaper in the Boston area, meandered into public relations and association management and I am now working at the management level in higher education in the Bostona area.

How has being an English graduate from Duke University helped shape your professional success?: 
Much of my career involves excellent writing and communication skills and my experience at Duke has furthered my career significantly. In a world where much of our communication is immediate and through email, my writing background is extremely important. Additionally, writing a best seller is still on my bucket list!