September 19, 2019
A team's electric toothbrush attachment designed to assist those with ALS gains national attention!
September 4, 2019
Student surveys also show improved teamwork, communication and leadership skills.
May 22, 2019 | Duke Forest
Duke Forest provides an update on Duke Student Activity, including how one FYD team took on the challenge of collecting and sorting mast (the fruit of forest trees and shrubs... like, acorns and nuts!).
April 30, 2019 | The Chronicle
Have you ever thought about what it takes to get a synthetic uterus through the TSA screening line at the airport? Neither had we. Design team members narrate their experiences traveling with a synthetic uterus on the way to a competition.
April 9, 2019 | Duke Engineering News
In Duke Engineering’s first-year design course, five students designed an innovative tool that helps get artwork hung just right
April 3, 2019 | Duke Engineering News
In 11 fun and encouraging videos, three students demonstrate power tools, but always with a focus on safety.
February 5, 2019 | Duke ECE
National network promotes 'entrepreneurial mindset' in engineering education
January 22, 2019 | Duke Today
May 29, 2018 | Duke Engineering News
From the 2018 DukEngineer Magazine, a new first-year student experience is catching positive reviews from its first semesters
April 17, 2018 | Laboratory Equipment
Duke University recently repurposed several spaces to foster collaboration, support innovation and showcase design to create places that encourage students to tinker and discover.
March 22, 2018 | Duke Engineering News
An innovative course gives first-year students early engineering experience as they work in teams to design, prototype and deliver solutions to meet real community needs
March 7, 2018 | The Chronicle
Pratt's upcoming Repair Café empowers people to pick up their own tools
March 1, 2018 | Learning Innovation
If you have an idea, instructors are ready to talk with you about what makes a problem into a FYD project.
February 8, 2018 | Duke Magazine
President Price visits the Design POD and takes his turn at seeing how a design team recreates the prosthetic arm to improve training for nursing.
November 22, 2017 | 3D Printing
The Co-Lab went undercover and snuck over to the POD to get an inside look at the makerspace and the first semester of projects.
October 12, 2017 | Duke Research Blog
We know the POD is outfitted and awesome. For street cred, the students say "this place is frickin’ awesome!"
August 24, 2017 | Duke Engineering News
Program part of new initiative designed to give all Duke Engineering students project- and problem-based experiences right from the start
April 28, 2017 | Duke Engineering News
The nationally-recognized engineering education expert will start the new program with a hands-on pilot course for 50 first-year students in this fall.