Duke receives record 31,750 applications
The number of applications continues to reach a new record each year, rising 56 percent during the last five years.
New Duke director of student health comes from Ohio State
Dr. John Vaughn has been appointed as the new director of student health of Duke University.
Renovations prevent 2013 Duke library party
Even the most skilled librarians will not be able to find a party in Perkins this February.
Duke campaign puts focus on effects of language
Think Before You Talk, a student-led campaign, is taking aim at derogatory and insensitive usage of words such as “gay,” “rape” or “retarded."
Duke offices in Bryan Center move amid construction
The partially demolished lower levels of the Bryan Center have caused offices to relocate to different areas of the campus.
Duke admits 753 early decisions applicants to the Class of 2017
Out of the 2,540 early decision applicants, 753 will be admitted to the Class of 2017, 106 more than last year.
Duke community reflects on semester
The Chronicle spoke with students and professors about the joy and trepidation they were feeling at the end of the semester.
Duke LDOC lineup still under wraps
Student organizers are finalizing the artist line-up for the Spring LDOC concert.
Duke study abroad program to address sexual assault prevention
The Global Education Office has recently reached out to the Women’s Center to begin exploring the issue of sexual assault.
Black fraternities and sororities follow their own traditions in choosing new members
Probate signifies the culmination of the largely secret entry process into a cultural fraternity.
Duke students exemplify advocacy against conflict minerals, author says
Duke students must now encourage other university students to continue the effort, John Predergast said.
'WHO Speaks' campaign depicts Duke women's concerns about body image
The Women’s Housing Option launched a new campaign this week to raise awareness on the complexity of women’s body issues.
Duke plans to make Bryan Center more appealing
Renovations to the Bryan Center are intended to create a more attractive space that is more conducive to student collaboration.
Lee Royster will spend 5 months in prison for DWI death
Royster pleaded guilty to felony death by vehicle for driving while impaired, resulting in the death of classmate Matthew Grape.
Duke prepares for DKU student life
Planning for student life at Duke Kunshan University is now underway, amidst uncertainties about what shape the campus will take.
Duke will conduct a yearlong celebration to honor 50th anniversary of racial integration
At the start of the Spring semester, Duke will kick off a year-long celebration of the University’s 50th anniversary of student integration.
Duke junior Ashley Brigham is a cheerleading cadet
Brigham wears two different uniforms—one with combat boots, the other with pompoms.
Robert Johnson, BET founder, tells success story
Johnson believes that success comes from seizing opportunities.
Joseph Gordon-Levitt tells Duke students to hit record
Gordon-Levitt ran to the balcony and back again to promote his website, hitRECord.
Duke recognizes World Diabetes Day
Students and campus organizations collaborated to host activities commemorating World Diabetes Day on West Campus.
Names of Duke independent houses aim to foster community
Some unaffiliated students are seizing the opportunity to test a long-asked question: “What’s in a name?”
West Union architects invite Duke student input
The architects responsible for the West Union Building renovations held an open house Tuesday night in which they revealed the preliminary designs.
Duke to host open house with West Union renovation architects
The architects behind the upcoming West Union Building renovation are hosting an open house discussion Tuesday to present the new plans for the future image of West Campus.
Table-tipping disrupts Duke Students for Justice in Palestine event
A Duke Students for Justice in Palestine event recently faced backlash when some of its display was vandalized by a student.
Duke partygoers keep Fodil on speed dial
A certain set of Duke students have programmed in their phones they call as regularly as their own mothers.