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Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Our Committment to Diversity & InclusionDiversity and inclusion make for better engineers and scientists —and a better experience for all our graduate students.

Graduate Student Recruitment and Scholarships

Diversity-Focused Groups for Grad Students

BioCORE: BioCORE is designed to unify and enrich the bioscience community across Duke. It is committed to increasing every aspect of diversity within Duke’s bioscience community.

Bouchet Society: The Duke University Bouchet Society primarily supports underrepresented minority graduate students in the pursuit of scholarly excellence in the Natural Sciences, Engineering, and Mathematics 

Samuel Dubois Cook Society: Named in honor of the first black professor to be hired Duke University, the Samuel Dubois Cook Society is committed to translate the promise and potential of African Americans into fulfillment and actuality, and to seek to improve relations among persons of all backgrounds.

Contact Us

If you’d like more information about diversity and inclusion resources, please contact Johnna Frierson, PhD, Duke Engineering director of diversity and inclusion, at