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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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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 [...]

October 30, 2012

MEM 15th Anniversary

This year marks the 15th anniversary of the MEM program. In honor of this anniversary, the MEMP team travelled the country and celebrated with you, our alumni! The Triangle, NC - October 25th, 2012 With alums representing the classes of 2000 to 2012, the event was a great way to kick off this [...]

October 05, 2012

From Startup to Google

When Karna Vishwas finished his Pratt master’s degree in engineering management in 2009, the job market was bleak for most graduates. But Vishwas’ blend of technical, business, and management expertise landed him a position at a Silicon Valley internet advertising startup – a company so promising [...]

June 13, 2012

Chirba Chirba

MEM student Ali Safavi helps run the Chirba Chirba food truck and applies lessons learned working on his degree. Watch the news video and learn more about Chirba Chirba, featured on the Live Well Network.

November 16, 2011

Startup Open

Duke engineers won big at the Startup Open competition during Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) 2011 in Boston. The team included two alumnae and a graduate student and their start-up company for micro-turbine technology. The competition team includes Jason Ethier ‘10 BSE, Hardy Shen ’09 BSE, ’10 [...]

November 14, 2011

Path to Success

By Chibulu Luo (MEMP ’11)

October 23, 2011

MEM Fulbright Scholar

Fulbright Scholar from Afghanistan, Ahmad Shoaib, resolves to apply skills learned as MEM student at home. His first day on an American campus was a whirlwind. Read the full article in The Chronicle of Higher Education.

September 21, 2011

Grad Works on Navy Radar

When Todd Stevens (MEMP ’06) was a graduate student at the Pratt School of Engineering, he never imagined himself building defense systems for the Navy. “With a mechanical engineering background, why would I want to build radar?” said Stevens, who lives in the Washington D.C. area. But [...]

November 22, 2010

Duke Engineer Receives Rhodes Scholarship

DURHAM, N.C. -- Duke University senior Jared Dunnmon of Cincinnati was among the 32 recipients selected this weekend for prestigious Rhodes Scholarships. Dunnmon, an A.B. Duke Scholar and past recipient of Goldwater Scholarships in Science, Mathematics and Engineering, was chosen from among 837 [...]

November 18, 2010

Why Engineering Management?

MEM Alum Francis Ahlidza shares his thoughts on Engineering Management via Duke On Demand.

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