April 12, 2022
Among the Duke UCEM’s 40 Sloan Scholars and eight Sloan UCEM Affiliates, seven have received NSF GRFs, and four others have earned honorable mentions.
February 26, 2022
Ten Sloan Scholars presented short talks about their research at the 2022 Duke UCEM Research Summit on February 17.
February 16, 2022
Jacqueline Looney, director of the Duke UCEM, recently spoke to The Chronicle of Higher Education about lessons learned in the 30 years she spent recruiting and supporting graduate students of color.
February 1, 2022
Ten Sloan Scholars—select Ph.D. students from Duke’s physical sciences and engineering programs—will deliver short virtual talks about their research. The event will also feature a keynote address by Howard Conyers (Ph.D.’09 Mechanical Engineering), an aerospace engineer at NASA and a renowned pitmaster and barbecue enthusiast.
November 16, 2021
Natalie Rozman, Gavin Gonzales, and Alex Mangus were among the Duke contingent.
November 15, 2021
Takeaways from recent Duke UCEM workshops on the importance of grit.
June 7, 2021
Recent Ph.D. graduates Dena Zhu Ho and Zane Swanson look back on their experience as graduate administrative interns for the Duke University Center of Exemplary Mentoring in a uniquely challenging year.
June 4, 2021
Books, playlists, and tips that our Sloan Scholars turned to during the pandemic.
May 25, 2021
The Foundation will continue to fund the Duke University Center of Exemplary Mentoring, which recruited 30 Sloan Scholars during its first three years.
May 20, 2021
Sloan Scholar Gavin Gonzales was featured in the May 2021 issue of the SloanConnect newsletter.