Anagha Suchitra, MEM’17

September 28, 2017

Duke Made It Easy to Find My Passion

Anagha Suchitra, MEM'17, has made the most of career-building opportunities—including interning with Consumer Reports in New York City and winning the 2017 Intuit Product Management Case Competition Master of Engineering Management student Anagha Suchitra wanted to be a product manager long before [...]

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February 22, 2007

Orville Pierson, Director of Program Design, Lee Hecht Harrison

Orville Pierson is the author of The Unwritten Rules of the Highly Effective Job Search, published by McGraw-Hill in 2006. He is also Senior Vice President, Corporate Director of Program Design and Service Delivery for Lee Hecht Harrison (LHH), a $200 million career services company with 240 [...]

February 09, 2007

Textron Supports Underrepresented Minorities

Textron Inc. is sponsoring three Master of Engineering Management (MEM) fellowships each year from 2005 through 2009. The goal of the program is to encourage women and minorities to pursue careers in engineering management. Fellows conduct a summer internship at one of several Textron facilities, [...]

February 08, 2007

William T. (B.J.) Lawson, Chief Software Architect, MercuryMD/Thomson Corporation

"Engineering and Entrepreneurship: From Idea to Product to Company" Dr. B.J. Lawson, Chief Software Architect of MercuryMD/Thomson Corporation, discusses challenges and lessons of starting a national healthcare information technology company in the context of his training as a Duke Engineer. While [...]

January 31, 2007

B. Cason Coplin, Senior Director, Sprint Nextel Corp.

Mr. Cason Coplin, the Senior Director of Operations Excellence for the Sprint/Nextel Merger Integration Office shares insights from the first 10+ years of his career, including his experiences during engineering and business graduate programs, and his professional pursuits with Environ [...]

January 24, 2007

Joseph Holmes, CEO, Acuity Edge

Today's speaker is Joseph Holmes, CEO of Acuity Edge, a management consulting firm providing strategic consulting to clients ranging from startups to Fortune 500 companies. Mr. Holmes will introduce a framework for thinking about how to commercialize technology, and provide tips for evaluating and [...]