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Graduate Communications and Intercultural Programs

Among the services provided by Duke Engineering Graduate Communications and Intercultural Programs (GCIP) is comprehensive communications support for all engineering PhD and master's students.

Our team offers individual and small-group coaching by appointment. We also organize workshops and semester-long courses.

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Visit us on YouTube

  • Go to the GCIP YouTube channel to see helpful video modules with communication tips and ideas.
  • Our Graduate Communications Center is located in the Vesic Student Learning Center on Level 2 of the Nello L. Teer Building.

 

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Duke Engineering Graduate Communications and Intercultural Programs


Develop Communication Skills

Academic Writing

  • Receive constructive feedback
  • Attend writing workshops
  • Take writing skills courses

Conversation & Small Talk

  • Practice one-to-one or in a group
  • Attend intensive workshops
  • Learn more about intercultural interaction

Presentations & Degree Defense

  • Reduce public speaking anxiety
  • Use PowerPoint, Keynote and Prezi
  • Practice and receive feedback


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Work with a Consultant

Services include:

  • One-to-one coaching
  • Group coaching
  • Workshops

Attend a Workshop

Examples include:

  • Exploring Your Cultural Values with CultureActive
  • Academic Listening and Note Taking
  • Crafting Journal Article Introductions

 

Make An Appointment


Meet Our Team

Bridget Fletcher

Bridget Fletcher

Director
bridget.fletcher@duke.edu
[Bio]

Angus Bowers

Angus Bowers

Communications Consultant
angus.bowers@duke.edu
[Bio]

Michelle M. Campbell

Michelle M. Campbell

Communications Consultant
michelle.m.campbell@duke.edu
[Bio]

Susan Mathias

Susan Mathias

Communications Consultant
susan.mathias@duke.edu
[Bio]

Minerva Matos-Garner

Minerva Matos-Garner

Communications Consultant
minerva.matosgarner@duke.edu
[Bio]

Marcie Pachino

Marcie Pachino

Communications Consultant
marcie.pachino@duke.edu
[Bio]