DSG passes resolution in support of DSGRU study methods
The Duke Student Government Research Unit will tackle questions regarding academics, residential life, social culture and more in their first year.
DSG supports academic links to Durham
The Senate passed the Durham Education Initiative Resolution, which expresses support for the creation of more Durham and regionally-oriented classes, and a FOCUS cluster centered exclusively...
'Identity representative' program to aid students in-house
Students struggling with issues of their identity may soon have a peer to turn to for support within their dormitories.
DSG raises Student Activities Fee, supports Women's Studies name change
At a meeting Wednesday night, the Student Activities Fee was raised from $126.50 to $128.65 for the 2015-16 academic year.
DSG partners with CAPS to increase mental health awareness
DSG—in the inaugural semester of its partnership with CAPS—will launch a series of initiatives to increase student awareness of mental health resources on campus.
K-Ville policy, rides to early voting set by DSG
A budgetary statute allocated $2,500 to provide shuttles to polling locations for Duke students.
Fix My Campus proposed to become DSG affiliate
FMC affiliation would allow them to streamline operations and pass/fail changes would allow students to take two classes counting towards their Trinity or Pratt requirements
Greek diversity, residence equality among initial DSGRU topics
The inaugural set of semester-long focus questions for the Duke Student Government Research Unit were set Wednesday—drawing from six areas of campus and academic life at Duke.
DSG sets 2014-15 Executive Agenda
Agenda passes unanimously containing goals concerning everything from an LGBTQ Focus group to a Duke Encyclopedia.
Statistics enthusiast named DSG Research Unit director
"We can put numbers on the issues that affect students instead of believing the myths that circulate through campus."
Kornbluth presents vision for University in strategic plan
New Provost Sally Kornbluth took the DSG meeting floor to speak about the areas she plans to work on as she begins to lead academic planning and organization.
Women's Mentoring Network revamped with DSG help
Women on campus have access to a new peer-mentoring system in the revamped Women's Mentoring Network.
New DSG senators sworn in
Senators were sworn in to the Duke Student Government Senate Wednesday evening and brought up to speed on legislative processes and campus issues.
DSG Research Unit will harness data to solve campus issues
DSG recently announced the creation of the Duke Student Government Research Unit, a project designed to quantitatively review different facets of student life.
Twelve freshmen elected to DSG Senate
Weeks of frenzied campaigning on East Campus concluded Thursday night as polls closed in the Duke Student Government freshman elections.
Third DSG meeting doles out $1,100 to DevilsGate, voter registration
The Duke Student Government Senate used its last meeting before first-year senator elections to appropriate more funding to DevilsGate and set up student voting registration options.
Election: freshmen to choose DSG Senate representatives
Weeks of campaigning, flyer-hanging and speech-making will end Thursday, when the freshman class will elect 12 students to Duke Student Government’s Senate.
DSG asks for evaluation of LGBTQ-related application question
The Duke Student Government Senate passed a resolution to encourage evaluation of Duke's new LGBTQ-inclusive application question—a different one than DSG had previously proposed—at their meeting...
Senators sworn into DSG
The first meeting of the Duke Student Government Senate began with the traditional inauguration of senators Wednesday evening.
DSG uses summer for project preparation
As the academic year approaches, members of Duke Student Government say work they did over the summer means a number of projects will hit the ground running.
DSG executive vice president Sanka doles out advice for freshmen
"Student government is home to all types of campus leaders, and if you’re a first-year looking to make an impact on campus, definitely consider running."
DSG President Sunder maps out yearlong ambitions
"DSG is definitely committed to making the student experience this year as fulfilling as it was in years past, but it will be a challenge to make everyone happy."
DSG finalizes annual budget
The Duke Student Government Senate finalized the 2014-15 annual budget in their last meeting of the year Tuesday evening.
DSG senate begins debate on annual budget
The Duke Student Government Senate reviewed appeals and voted on Student Organization Finance Committee allocations for the 2014-2015 annual budget Wednesday night.
Kwai steps down as junior class vice president
Isabella Kwai—junior class vice president-elect—announced her decision to step down from the VP position in a Facebook post Saturday.
Student line turns chaotic as Wallace Wade reaches capacity
New center joins biology, analytics
'An excruciating choice': Patton reflects on decision to depart for Middlebury
Proposed expansion of master's degrees provokes faculty debate
Bubonic plague findings shed light on potential infection treatments