Alcohol-related EMS calls down since last O-Week
Although the number of calls to Duke Emergency Medical Services holds steady from last year's Orientation Week, fewer were attributed to issues concerning alcohol consumption.
Freshmen soundoff on Orientation Week
Last week, over 1,700 freshmen representing 50 different countries moved onto East Campus. Here's what members of the class of 2017 had to say about Duke, orientation and life in the South.
Maya Angelou urges students to aid others in success
Maya Angelou urged students to “be a rainbow in someone else’s cloud” this past Sunday in her address to the Class of 2017 at the Duke Chapel.
Patrick Oathout discusses his mobile application
Senior Patrick Oathout, former executive vice president of Duke Student Government, started the mobile application Uhuru this summer.
Students find the pearl within at convocation
The nervous students—selected from over 32,000 applicants and representing 50 countries—were challenged to step outside their comfort zones and take advantage of all the University has to offer.
West Union renovations begin, completion date pushed back
The project has begun and is set to be completed in early 2016.
Duke changes sanctioning guidelines for sexual assault cases
The Office of Student Conduct's Appellate Board agreed to change their sanctioning guidelines so that expulsion is used as the "preferred sanction" in sexual assault cases
The history behind freshmen dorms
Whether you are living on Main Quad or in the Backyard, in Epworth or Belltower, the name of each dorm has a story that every resident should know.
Student activism continues to increase
Student activism has always been a facet of the University, however in the past couple of years there has been an uptick of student demonstrations.
New dining options to make appearance in Fall
With the plans for renovations to West Union, students will find some old favorite eateries displaced or missing all together, but students will find new venues at which to spend their food points.
Alum publishes memoir on van-dwelling days at Duke
After leading an unconventional lifestyle for over two years, a Duke graduate student chose to emulate philosopher Henry David Thoreau with an experimental experience.
Donations insufficient for remodel
Even after receiving the largest donation in Duke’s history, the University is struggling to carry out a major renovation project.
Q & A with Melinda Gates
The Chronicle’s Raisa Chowdhury talked to Melinda Gates before commencement to discuss her relationship with Duke, her philanthropy and her daily life.
Mobility limited by construction
Construction on Campus Drive and West Main Street is complicating transportation routes around campus.
Melinda Gates to deliver commencement speech Sunday
Melinda Gates will return to her alma mater to address the Class of 2013 Sunday.
Senior Year '12-'13
Senior year concludes after a series of immense campus policy changes and historic athletic feats.
Andrew Barnhill to deliver student speech at commencement
Barnhill will deliver the student commencement speech Sunday.
Sophomore Year '10-'11
Sophomore year was characterized by periods of positive global attention on the University.
CAPS gives tips on how to relieve stress
To help students prepare for their finals, The Chronicle’s Anthony Hagouel spoke with Gary Glass, assistant director for outreach and developmental programming at CAPS, on how to alleviate stress.
Alpha Delta Phi to join Interfraternity Council
Alpha Delta Phi will join the Interfraternity Council in the Fall after being denied admittance in March.
Continued LDOC policies create safer event
At this year's LDOC, the number of emergency medical calls increased, but there were fewer transports to the hospital, a reversal of 2012 statistics.
Duke LDOC starts with daytime focus
Steve Aoki and Kendrick Lamar will take Duke by storm during today’s Last Day of Classes celebration.