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Transitioning from Student to Professional – DEL-MEM Students & Alumni - 1st Year DEL-MEM student, Lisa Remlinger, recently testified in front of the state Board of Natural Resources about net present value and discount rates. “When I realized one of my first classes with the DEL-MEM program was going to be economics, I thought “Oh, no.”  I’d been doing policy work for 5 years and the closest I’d […]
Inspiring Environmental Leadership through an ONLINE Master’s degree - Apply by January 15 for the Duke Master of Environmental Management program! The DEL-MEM is a two-year online professional graduate program specifically designed for mid-career environmental professionals who seek the benefits of an advanced degree from Duke while continuing to work. Core courses, centered on real-life case studies, provide intensive instruction in best practices in environmental management, leadership, decision analysis and communication, as […]
Students Share Experiences from Field Course in Chile - In March, a group of our students had the opportunity to spend a week in South America to gain a first-hand perspective on Sustainable Development in Chile. With the help of recent DEL-MEM grad Megan Green, we’ve put together a photo-essay so that you can take in the Chilean sights and get a taste of […]

Executive Education

Timberland Investments Program heads to London, UK - With 60% of the institutional capital allocated to timberland sourced outside of the US, Duke’s popular Timberland Investments for Professionals short course is heading to London in May 2017. Chris Zinkhan, lead instructor, MF/MBA ’81, and CEO of The Forestland Group, notes: “As a leading global financial center, London has a significant base of current […]

I Am Duke Environment

Nina Bellucci Butler, DEL-MEM ‘07 - Nina Bellucci Butler chose the pristine beach of San Sebastian, Spain, to celebrate her 40th birthday. “If it’s in your make up, you have to look in recycling bins and observe choices around plastic when on vacation,” says Butler, who earned her DEL-MEM in 2007. She works as managing director Moore Recycling Associates Inc., where […]