Alumni & Giving

The Pratt School of Engineering is dedicated to supporting programs, events and activities intended to form and enhance lifelong and mutually beneficial relationships with alumni, corporate partners, foundations and leadership donors.


Stay in Touch
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Get Involved
Be a mentor or give a tech-talk, join the Engineering Alumni Association, and more

Make a Distinguished Alumni Award Nomination 
Find guidelines and lists of past recipients

Send Us Your News!
Submit your alumni news through our online form »


Giving Opportunities
Give to the Annual Fund, and learn about major gift opportunities.

Major Gift Donors
Learn how past major gifts have made big impacts.

Board of Visitors

Meet our Board of Visitors
The Pratt School of Engineering Board of Visitors comprises some of the school's most distinguished alumni and friends.

Our History

Explore the History of Duke Engineering

From its beginnings as an undergraduate college with just three faculty members in each department and only 201 students, the School of Engineering has grown into one of the nation’s fastest-rising engineering programs.

Contact Us

 Development & Alumni Relations

Jim RuthJim Ruth
Associate Dean and Director of Development
325 Teer Engineering Building


Judge CarrRobert "Judge" Carr
Senior Associate Dean for Development and Alumni Relations
324 Teer Engineering Building


Malinda WhitsonMalinda Whitson
Senior Director of Major Gifts


Pam HansonPamela Hanson
Director, Annual Fund
322 Teer Engineering Building


Kim DavisKimberly Davis
Project Coordinator
319 Teer Engineering Building


Megan BrannMegan Brann
Development Assistant
311 Teer Engineering Building


Corporate Relations

Kirsten ShawKirsten Shaw
Director of Corporate and Industry Relations
322 Teer Building