NASA image of outer spaceDuke ECE Magazine 2020-2021 Special Digital Edition

Innovations in Education

October 12, 2020

In 2020, we explored many new ways of teaching and learning—on campus, at home and online

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Duke Engineering Launches Minor in ML/AI

The new Minor in Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence is available to undergraduates across the university

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Building a Network to Last

Women in the growing Duke Technology Scholars program feel the benefits of their strong support network, both professionally and personally

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Students Code Alternate Realities

In Code+, a 10-week intensive software development program, student teams created augmented reality-enhanced apps for the Duke Basketball Museum and the Duke Lemur Center 

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A Bee’s Knees and Toilet Paper’s Fibrous Jungles—in Super-High Resolution

When Duke's campus shut down in March, one engineer at the Shared Materials Instrumentation Facility grabbed a scanning electron microscope and used it to give kids a super-close look at the world around them

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Innovations in Remote Learning

To get electrical engineering hardware into the hands of our students all around the world, we packed and shipped hundreds of customized lab kits

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Phoenix Project Delivers Data-Rich Summer Opportunities

When summer internships disappeared in a puff of smoke, Duke students rallied to create meaningful experiences in data science and software engineering, matching 210 students with projects at nearly 75 companies

Did you know?

94%of 2020 Duke ECE rising seniors seeking employment had job offers before graduation.