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Celebrating 20 Years - Duke MEMP

February 05, 2018

Two Decades of Growth: The Master of Engineering Management Program Turns 20

MEMP continues to evolve to meet student, industry needs By Jeni Baker When founding director F. Hadley Cocks spearheaded the creation and 1997 launch of the Pratt School’s Master of Engineering Management Program (MEMP), he wanted to create a smooth transition for engineering students who wished [...]

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February 13, 2017

DUKE JOINS PEER UNIVERSITIES IN FILING LEGAL BRIEF OPPOSING WHITE HOUSE IMMIGRATION ORDER

originally published on Duke Today Duke on Monday joined 16 other universities in filing an amicus brief opposing the Trump administration’s immigration order. Each of the 17 universities “has a global mission, and each derives immeasurable benefit from the contributions of diverse students, [...]

February 10, 2017

DUKE SUPPORTS AAU STATEMENT URGING QUICK END TO ORDER BARRING RETURNING STUDENTS AND FACULTY

Linked below is a statement by Association of American Universities President Mary Sue Coleman. Duke University is a member of the AAU and supports this statement. https://today.duke.edu/2017/01/duke-supports-aau-statement-urging-quick-end-order-barring-returning-students-and-faculty   

January 31, 2017

Message from Duke Engineering Master's Programs Leadership on Federal Immigration Restrictions

Dear Duke University Master's Community, Along with many others across our nation and world, we are deeply concerned about the new restrictions on immigration to the U.S. announced by President Trump on Friday, and about those in our community and beyond affected by them.  As you know, Duke [...]

January 31, 2017

Message from the Duke President and Provost on Federal Immigration Restrictions

This message originally appeared on Duke Today. Dear Colleagues, The new restrictions on immigration to the United States by residents of Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen that were announced on Friday by President Trump are both confusing and disturbing.  We want to assure you [...]

January 18, 2017

5th Annual MEMPC PriSim Business War Games Competition

Duke is proud to annouce this year's teams competing in the 5th annual MEMPC PriSim Business War Games Competition. Will either team be able to repeat last year's success? Team 1 Raunak Bhavsar Fajar Prihantoro Mark Henry Stella (Yuiqi) Huang   Team 2 Sneha Mekhale Alejandro Meza Romero Chiraag [...]

June 01, 2016

Meet Our 2015-2016 Campus Students

For the third year, Duke's student-run Creative Communications Committee invites you to meet this year’s students and learn a few fun and interesting facts about them.

Jeff Glass, Hadley Cocks, Brad Fox

January 01, 2016

Cocks, Glass, and Fox Make Faculty List

Not one, but three Pratt faculty members were recognized on the list of “20 Engineering Management Professors You Should Know” by Online Engineering Programs. The list is intended to recognize high-quality educators who prepare students for the rigors and subtleties of technical management, and is [...]

Jana Schaich Borg and Daniel Egger

December 15, 2015

Egger Coursera Offering ranked #2 in Online Courses

Business Insider has ranked Duke Professor Daniel Egger’s Coursera offering, Mastering Data Analysis in Excel, #2 on its 2015 most popular free online courses for professionals.

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December 12, 2015

Duke Alums team up for Superhero Startup

Jaineel Aga, MEMP '09, and Sumit Shah, Fuqua '12, have teamed up to create a superhero merchandising startup that has raised about $500,000 in its Pre-Series A Funding round. The alumni, along with University of Oxford graduate Karan Rai, founded Planet Superheroes in 2013 as a licensed [...]

Erdem Sahillioglu

November 12, 2015

Sahillioglu wins Accenture Innovation Challenge

Erdem Sahillioglu, MEM’07, led the team that won Accenture’s global Accelerating Innovation IoT (Internet of Things) Challenge this year. This is an internal challenge at Accenture, a company of more than 358,000 employees. More than 220 teams participated in this highly competitive challenge from [...]

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