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June 10, 2019

Duke Engineering Commits to Sustainability

A new effort called GREENgineering has made significant strides toward the goal of a more sustainable Duke Engineering

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May 30, 2019

A Little Help From Civilians

Duke's new interdisciplinary Hacking for Defense class invites students and alumni to work on problems faced by the military

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May 14, 2019

Hurricane Season 2019

Hurricane season is fast approaching. Here’s what you should know about flooding, floodwater contaminants, and those baffling spaghetti models

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May 12, 2019

Duke Engineering Celebrates Class of 2019

Duke Engineering recognized more than 700 undergraduate and graduate engineering students during the 2019 commencement weekend

Elizabeth Griffin in front of rainwater catchment tank

May 09, 2019

Grand Challenges Scholar Strives for Equity in Water and Sanitation

Over the course of her four years at Duke, Elizabeth Griffin took full advantage of the diverse learning opportunities available to her as a student of civil and environmental engineering.  Early on, she discovered a passion for global and service learning, thanks to her participation in Duke [...]

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April 24, 2019

Innovators Represent Duke at ACCelerate Festival

Blue Devil Ocean Engineering shows off its finalist entry in this year's Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE at the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History

Ken Gall

April 22, 2019

Gall Named Associate Dean for Entrepreneurship

Ken Gall has been named Duke Engineering's first associate dean for entrepreneurship to help faculty, staff and students positively impact the world through their work

A model of the New Engineering Building (center, in red) and nearby Duke buildings, used in wind tunnel modeling to determine optimum lab exhaust speeds. Photo courtesy of AEI.

April 19, 2019

New Engineering Building Will Lead in Sustainability, Low Energy Use

From roof to basement, the project sets a high level of achievement in sustainable design.

Talia Neal-Waltham

April 17, 2019

CEE PhD Student Selected for DOE Research Program

Third-year PhD candidate Natalia Neal-Waltham will pursue research on mercury contamination at Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Kim Bourne in lab

April 08, 2019

Engaging Tomorrow’s Water Scholars

CEE PhD student Kim Bourne educates high school students on water scarcity

Trisha Dupnock and President Vincent E. Price

April 03, 2019

Creating a Green Future at Duke

Trisha Dupnock, a CEE PhD candidate, was one of seven individuals honored by Sustainable Duke

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