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Duke students, faculty, staff, and alumni are innovating all across campus and around the world. We explore and celebrate their innovation and entrepreneurship. Have a story we should share? Let us know.

5 Questions With PhD Candidate Ammara Aqeel

Ammara Aqeel is a PhD student in Molecular Genetics and Microbiology. She spoke with Duke I&E about her

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5 Questions With Olivia Coletta ’21, Head of Engagement at Caraway

Olivia Coletta ’21 is Head of Engagement at Caraway, which provides mental, physical, and reproductive health services and

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Spotlighting Innovative Duke Women for #InternationalWomensDay 2023

Laura Haft Brody MBA ’20 Laura is president and co-founder of Nooshee, a startup on a mission to

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Five Questions With Hannah Wilen, Co-Founder of Capd Period

Hannah Wilen E’20, MSQM:BA ’22, is the founder of Capd Period, maker of the first menstrual cup that

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Duke I&E Director Jamie Jones: “Every Duke Student Is an Innovator”

Anyone who has exchanged emails with Jamie Jones knows from her signature signoff – “To Impact” – that

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Entrepreneurship Lessons from Melvin Hines, Co-Founder and CEO of Upswing

Every founder has experienced challenges along their entrepreneurial journey—but most founders wouldn’t opt to rehash them in a

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Five Questions With Sarah Houston, Founder of Aurganics Skincare

Sarah Houston ’24 discusses her entrepreneurial journey thus far and her company, Aurganics Skincare. Sarah is an I&E

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Catching Up With Michelle Addison, Founder of Allergood

When Michelle Addison MBA ’23 came to the Fuqua School of Business to work on her startup, Allergood,

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