July 01, 2013
MEM Director and ECE Professor Jeff Glass talks about how much on-campus entrepreneurship has changed in the 10+ years since he came to Duke. Now, engineering students who dream of launching companies enjoy resources and support. Read more...
June 10, 2013
MEM Students Femi Sokoya and Eric Scott were among the featured speakers at TEDxDuke 2013 with a talk on "Experts versus Non-Experts". View their talk below. "As non experts, you might not have all the answers, but you are in much closer proximity to experts than ever before...Two last things: ask [...]
May 29, 2013
Those computers with modules the size of refrigerators? The ones that can fill a whole room that needs its own air conditioner, like you remember from 1980s movies? They’re called mainframes. IBM still builds them for the world’s top banks, insurance companies, and other enterprises where 45 seconds of downtime could cost tens of thousands or millions of dollars. If you’re an executive at an enterprise like that, JaRet Watkins thinks you should buy one, too, and he will be happy to arrange it. He sells them for a living.
May 22, 2013
Anubhav Mehrotra, MEMP '11, was recently recognized by The Advertising Research Foundation's Great Minds Awards 2013 as a Rising Star Certificate Winner. The Rising Star recognizes the next generation of research stars who are currently making a significant contribution. Congratulations, Anubhav, [...]
May 21, 2013
Brad Pantuck, MEM 2009, has published an article, "Bridging the Gap," in the May/June issue of Defense AT&L Magazine. In it Pantuck asserts that it's best for government R&D managers to set a short timeline (2-3 years) for new technology delivery and establish firm agreements among [...]
May 13, 2013
Over 5,000 degrees were awarded at Duke's 2013 Commencement, its 161st. Let us show you a few highlights of the day in pictures and video. The MEM Program graduated its 16th campus class and 3rd distance cohort. Congratulations to all our graduates! Say cheese! Click here to view the story, [...]
May 10, 2013
On May 12th, Duke's MEM Program graduated its 16th campus class and 3rd distance cohort. Congratulations to all our graduates!
May 01, 2013
MEM Alum Shoaib Rahim recently co-authored an essay for Millennials Speak. Essays on the 21st Century, a collaboration among writers from across the globe. From Amazon: Millennials Speak. Essays on the 21st Century is a crowdsourced and crowdfunded production. It is a snapshot of the ideas and [...]
April 29, 2013
Dr. La Tondra Murray is the 2013 recipient of the Capers and Marion McDonald Award for Excellence in Mentoring and Advising. This award honors members of the Pratt Engineering Community who build a better future through excellence in mentoring and advising students and colleagues. Congratulations [...]
April 26, 2013
Duke recently asked students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends to submit material for a new advertisement, One Day at Duke, to be shown during televised games. On the day in question, April 19, MEM and MEng students got together for a picnic with a local food truck.