Recent News

Applications closed for summer 2019

May 29, 2019

Thank you for your interest in applying to our program. Applications for summer 2020 will open during the fall. Stay tuned.

Applications are OPEN

October 16, 2018

Research projects for summer 2019 have been posted.

Meeting the Grand Challenges REU Research Symposium

August 8, 2018

Congratulations to all of our amazing REU students for a successful end to the REU for Meeting the Grand Challenges in Engineering program for Summer 2018. 

Fellowships workshop

July 19, 2018

Ms. Babs Wise and Ms. Bevin Tighe from the Duke Office of Undergraduate Scholars and Fellows, provided the REU students with information pertaining to fellowships opportunities and how to apply.

GRE briefing

July 19, 2018

The REU students received training in the Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) standardized test by Mr. Frederick Sexton from PrepSuccess. The GRE is an admissions requirement for most graduate schools in the United States. Mr.

Reinventing the Toilet: Improving Waste Management in Developing Regions

June 27, 2018

The REU fellows attended their first faculty seminar of the summer provided by Dr. Edgard Ngaboyamahina. Dr.

Applications for Summer 2018 are CLOSED

February 20, 2018

We are no longer accepting applications for Summer 2018.

Applications period is closed for summer 2019

December 18, 2017

Thank you for your interest in applying to our program. Applications for summer 2020 will open during the fall. Stay tuned.

Important dates

August 10, 2017

Online applications open on December 15, 2017.

Stay tuned for more information.