Nicholas School Executive Education program blog


First Online Drones Course About to Launch- Come back to class March 1-31, 2018 for our online course Drones for Land Trust Monitoring and Management, hosted by Duke Marine Robotics and Remote Sensing Lab and the Nicholas School Executive Education Program. Drones can be game-changing tools for conservation and environmental science, but information about how to appropriately adopt and apply these tools can […]

Executive Education

Exec Ed Instructors Participate in First Annual Oceans Dot Comm Event- Duke Environment alumni and supporters participated in the first annual Oceans Dot Comm event, a  collaborative,  storytelling,  social  media  event  hosted  by  the  Louisiana  Universities  Marine  Consortium  (LUMCON).  Environmental communications online course instructor Andrew Thaler (T’07, PhD ’12) and past contributor David Shiffman (T’ 07), co-creators of the SouthernFriedScience blog, spent a week with dozens […]

I Am Duke Environment

Nicholas School of the Environment welcomes a new Dean- On January 30, 2018, Duke University President Vincent Price and Provost Sally Kornbluth named Dr. Toddi Steelman the next Stanback Dean of the Nicholas School of the Environment at Duke University. Dr. Steelman will assume the role effective July 1, 2018.  A full article on the announcement is available here. Dr. Steelman notes, “Science, expertise and […]