News

ASU's Denis Simon named next DKU executive vice chancellor

Arizona State University's Denis Simon will replace Mary Brown Bullock as executive vice chancellor of Duke Kunshan University starting August 1.

Sports

Jahlil Okafor was the first Blue Devil to find an NBA home Thursday night at the NBA draft.
Jahlil Okafor selected third overall by Philadelphia 76ers in NBA draft

The Philadelphia 76ers already had 7-footers Nerlens Noel and Joel Embiid on their roster. They liked Jahlil Okafor enough to take him anyways.

Opinion

Letter to the Editor

We want to take an opportunity to emphasize not only our grief and mourning over the tragedy, but our anger and outrage at the way this event has been characterized in the media and what it...

Jonathan Zhao is not alone

If you are in the business of changing society, you must deal with the people you have today – not the ones you hope to meet in a more enlightened world.

The productivity of wasting time

Only two weeks after I completed my spring semester finals, I was swiftly whisked back into the Duke bubble. However, this bubble was quite different from the one to which I had grown accustomed...

Recess

Special to The Chronicle
The Shed, the piano and Ernest Turner

Less than a year since it opened, The Shed has made a habit of hosting renowned musicians in its intimate downtown jazz venue.

Recess Interviews: Mipso

"Duke Coffeehouse was one of our first shows outside of Chapel Hill that had good attendance. It was one of the first guaranteed payments we had where we were like, maybe you could make music to...

Prof. Bev McIver on painting, family and fragility

For my life to be interrupted in that way by having to take care of another human being, it's challenging and difficult. But it's rewarding. I wouldn't change it because she's given me more than...

Towerview

Portrait of a presidency: a decade under Brodhead

The view from President Richard Brodhead’s office in the Allen Building is not what it was when he came to Duke in the Summer of 2004.

Fathering success

John and Matt Danowski have been through it all together, from the lacrosse scandal to a national title and a wedding.

So fresh, so clean

A look at how Sean Obi became Duke's sideline star.