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.

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April 09, 2013

MEM Alumni Minute - Disney World

Take a minute to see MEM Alums Lisa Slagh and Travis Rasmussen talk about their roles at the Walt Disney Company and how Duke's MEM Program prepared them for the happiest place on earth.   Lisa Slagh, Class of 2010 Industrial Engineer, the Walt Disney Company   Travis Rasmussen, Class of 2011 [...]

April 05, 2013

Spring 2013 Top Internship Presentations

Professor John Nicholson recently named the Spring 2013 Top Presenters for the Internship Assessment course, EGRMGMT 551. Students were treated to lunch at the Washington Duke Inn on Friday, April 5, where each had the opportunity to discuss their internship experiences and career and professional [...]

March 26, 2013

MEMPDC Unveils New Website

The Master of Engineering Management Program Development Committee is a student-run organization whose members work with the program's administration to plan student activities, coordinate student recruitment events, and enhance industry relations. Their new website keeps students up to date on the [...]

March 22, 2013

Duke Start-Up Challenge 2013

Voting is now open for Round 2 on the Duke Start-Up Challenge Facebook Page! Visit the Duke Start-Up Challenge homepageand click on the team names to watch their video pitch, or see the videos below. Open to anybody with a Facebook account; each person can vote once per track. Your votes count for [...]

March 21, 2013

Using Technology to Give Back

MEM Alum Leverages Cellular Phone Technology to Advance Health Research in Pakistan and Beyond After finishing the Master of Engineering Management Program (MEMP) at Duke in 2009, Fulbright Scholar Ali Habib headed home to Karachi with aspirations of finding a way to bridge his technical expertise [...]

February 14, 2013

MEM Professor wins IBM Faculty Award

MEM Professor John Nicholson recently received an IBM Faculty Award to fund an EGRMGMT556 consulting practicum on "Using Social Business Software in a University Setting.” The MEM practicum is a semester-long course presenting a team of five or six students a business problem to solve, providing a [...]

February 07, 2013

Where do MEMers come from?

MEM students come from around the world, as this Wordle shows.  To create this collage, we used the most recent undergraduate institution listed in enrolled students’ applications from 2007-2012. 

January 15, 2013

The Secret's Out

Looks like the rest of the world is reallizing what an incredible city Durham is. Want to see the whole list? Download a printable PDF, or visit

January 07, 2013

Hire an Intern!

We are excited to share with you a goal we have made again in the new year -to increase the number of internships available to Masters students. Internships are essential to each student as they develop skills needed for their industries of interest and complete their MEM degree. A critical part of [...]

January 04, 2013

Alumni Blog: What I'd Tell Myself at 22

MEM Alum Charelle Lewis takes over for the latest post on our Director's Blog.