More than 1,700 freshmen filled Duke Chapel at Wednesday’s Convocation ceremony and listened to imperatives to fervently seek out their purpose at Duke.
Here's what the newest members of Duke community had to say about the start of their Orientation Week and their expectations for a four-year-long academic career at Duke.
"Whether you're introverted or extroverted, be brave and start a conversation, ask questions, listen and tell your story."
The incoming freshmen are also responsible for another milestone—more than half of them are students of color, a first for Duke.
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's novel "Americanah" has been chosen as the summer reading book for the Class of 2018—the first time that Duke has chosen a book written by a woman of color.
This year's basketbal recruiting class just might be head coach Mike Krzyzewski's best one yet.
Here at Duke, we’ve got plenty of acronyms, nicknames and bizarre lingo. But don’t worry—we’re here to (mostly) help you figure it out.
Everything you need to know at your fingertips about what is getting torn apart and put back together on West Campus.
This week's announcement that Aycock Dormitory would be renamed East Residence Hall came after years of protest concerning the building's namesake— take a look at some of its history.
The Duke University regular decision acceptance rate for the Class of 2018 is a record low 9 percent.
Author and poet Maya Angelou has died at the age of 86.
Dining changes come in response to the campus-wide dining survey conducted by the Duke University Student Dining Advisory Committee and Duke Student Government.
Meet Anuhita Basavaraju from Jericho, New York, an incoming member of East Residence Hall.
Meet Ricardo Alvarez-Estarellas, an incoming Bassett dorm resident from Ponce, Puerto Rico.
Meet Lucila Houttuijn Bloemendaal, an incoming Randolph dorm resident.
Meet Marie-Martine Uwera, an incoming Wilson dorm resident from the Musanze District in Rwanda.
Meet Hannah McMullan, an incoming Belltower dorm resident from Bayonne, New Jersey
Meet Eddy Torgas, an incoming Brown dorm resident from Miami, Florida.
Meet Hunter Michielson, an incoming Giles dorm resident from Spotsylvania, Virginia.
Meet Cannon Palms, an incoming Gibert-Addoms resident from Greenville, South Carolina.
Meet Brooke Huang, an incoming Jarvis dorm resident from nearby Cary, NC.