The Nicholas School is excited to host the 2021 Fall Master's Project Symposium. Please join us in celebrating the professional and academic accomplishments of our second-year MEM and MF students. 

Join Us!

December 2nd, 2021
1:45 - 4:30 pm, ET
Field Auditorium
Grainger Hall
9 Circuit Dr. Durham, NC 27708


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Individual Presentations will have 15 minutes to present with 5 minutes at the end for questions.

1:45 pm

Welcoming Remarks - Tim Johnson

2:00 pm

Elisabeth McElwee, MF

Advisor(s): Jennifer Swenson and Sari Palmroth

2:25 pm

Troi Perkins, ESC/MF

Advisor(s): Nicki Cagle

2:50 pm 

HuiChien Tan, EE/MF

Advisor(s): Jennifer Swenson and Brian Murray

3:15 pm

Yi Wang, ESC/MF

Advisor(s): Ram Oren and Sari Palmroth

3:40 pm

Haoyu Zhang, MF/ESC

Advisor(s): JC Domec and Ram Oren

4:05 pm

MC Murphy, MF/ ESC

Advisor(s): Dean Urban

4:30 pm

Closing Remarks - Toddi Steelman, Stanback Dean of the Nicholas School of the Environment


The MP presentations will also be live streamed on Zoom and will require a password. Presentations are open to family, friends and the entire Nicholas School and Duke Community. 

  • Students: Please check your email communication from the Nicholas School to find the Zoom link and password
  • Family, Friends and Guests: Please ask your student for the link and password in advance of the event date

If you need the Zoom information, please contact