The HaBaby team waits to make their pitch: Shantanu Sharma, Andrew Huang, Adia Coley and Priyanka Vennkanagari. Photo by Katherine Black.

February 20, 2017

MEM Student Sharma and Team Vie for Hult Prize

An MEM student is headed to San Francisco to take part in a regional competition for the Hult Prize, one of the world's top social entrepreneurship prizes. Shantanu Sharma and three undergraduates bested four other teams in the second round of judging at Duke to advance directly to the San [...]

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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.

December 20, 2012

Alumni Admissions Ambassadors Program 2013

Calling all MEM Alumni! The Master of Engineering Management Program invites you to participate in its Alumni Admissions Ambassadors Program. Now in its sixth year, the program allows alumni to take part in the admissions process by serving as an additional resource for select newly admitted [...]

November 16, 2012

2012 Mahato Memorial Photo Contest

d-MEMP student Adam Kohn received Honorable Mention for his submission to the 2012 Mahato Memorial Photo Contest with his entry of a staircase tucked away in the corner of Perkins Library.

November 01, 2012

comScore Case Competition 2012

In early October, 52 students, including 29 Master of Engineering Management students, competed in the first comScore, Inc. Case Competition at Duke University.  This event, which began on Friday, October 5th with ten teams, continued for the next 60 hours, culminating in five teams selected to [...]