Gamma Phi Beta prepares for spring recruitment

Gamma Phi Beta is preparing to recruit its first Duke pledge class in the Spring, becoming the tenth sorority on campus.

Capt. Richard Phillips speaks to students about leadership, teamwork

Captain Richard Phillips, a merchant mariner who was held hostage by Somali pirates in 2009, does not consider himself a hero.

Students honor those devastated by Typhoon Haiyan.

Duke students remember victims of Typhoon Haiyan

Gathered beneath the rain in front of the chapel, a group of students participated in a candlelit vigil Sunday night to honor those devastated by Typhoon Haiyan.

715 students from Duke, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina State University, the University of Maryland and more participated in the hackathon this weekend.

Duke Hackathon attracts more than 500 students to work on real-world projects

Over 530 tech-minds, united by their ideas and a barista from Joe Vaughn Goh, spent 22 hours applying their skills to create real-world solutions at the DukeHack hackathon.

"Infiltrators" portrays walls between Palestine and Israel through film

Barriers between Palestine and Israel serve not to separate people physically, but rather to degrade the personage of Palestinians, said Nick Denes—co-director of the Palestine Film Foundation.

Seniors Cara Peterson (left) and Brianna Welch (right) created the Duke Culture Initiative, a campus organization intended to increase dialogue and advocacy.

Duke Culture Initiative presidents share vision for campus

Seniors Cara Peterson and Brianna Welch created the Duke Culture Initiative, a campus organization intended to increase dialogue and advocacy, at the end of last Spring and currently serve as its...

The bike loaner program was not cancelled due to lack of student interest, but rather the expense, inaccessibility and difficulty in managing the program, said DSG President Stefani Jones.

DSG prepares to reintroduce bike sharing program

Just months after the University disbanded the Duke Bikes loaner program, Duke Student Government is preparing to introduce a bike sharing program to campus.

Duke health plan covers sex reassignment surgery for employees

Transgender employees at Duke will start to receive health benefits for gender confirmation procedures next year.

THE ORAL HISTORY OF TAILGATE

The oral history of Duke football tailgate, a football pregame party with costumes started by athletes in the late 1990s that was cancelled in 2010 after a 14-year-old passed out in a Porta-Pottie.

Journalist Jonathan Katz discusses writing about 2010 Haiti earthquake

Jonathan Katz, a Durham resident and award-winning journalist, recently received the WOLA-Duke Human Rights Book Award for his work in Haiti.

WOLA-Duke Book Award presented to Durham resident for work on Haiti

Attentive viewers sat outside the overflowing Franklin Humanities Institute Garage as journalist Jonathan Katz read about busted windows and corrupt government officials Wednesday evening.

Many students experience a sophomore slump due to stress.

Duke weighs in on sophomore slump phenomenon

After their first year, many students at Duke and across the nation experience a slump in their sophomore year.

Students celebrate Halloween from Perkins to Franklin Street

Many students made the trek to University of North Carolina Chapel Hill's famous Franklin Street while others made a much shorter trek to Perkins Library.

Stephanie Chao discusses the inspiration behind The Standard

A new multimedia publication, The Standard, is looking to bring together the many aspects of campus life that make Duke unique.

Many students experience a sophomore slump due to stress.

Duke weighs in on sophomore slump phenomenon

After their first year, many students at Duke and across the nation experience a slump in their sophomore year.

Sacred Worth exhibit shows LGBTQ saints

Through an ongoing art exhibit, a Duke Divinity School group seeks to show that members of the LGBTQ community have always been an important part of the church.

The American Enterprise Institute—a right-wing think tank based in Washington D.C.—arranged and paid for Murray to speak at Duke.

Students walk out of Murray talk

Students staged a walkout in protest of a talk by libertarian political scientist Charles Murray at the Sanford School of Public Policy Monday night.

PiKapp brothers commemorate Drew Everson with start-up competition

In honor of Drew Everson’s death four years ago, Everson's fraternity Pi Kappa Phi will hold a start-up contest on campus safety Nov. 22.

INJAZ celebrates Duke-Durham connections over food and music

INJAZ, an assimilation program that connects Arabic students to local refugees, celebrated its initiation into the University community as an official student organization.

PACT training topics will include consent, alcohol use, campus resources and responding compassionately to victims of gender violence, among others.

PACT training mandatory for new greeks

Starting in Spring 2014, new fraternity and sorority members from all four greek councils will receive PACT training through the Women’s Center.

Senior Tito Bohrt is the founder of ShelfRelief and Salesource.

Duke student donates $10,000 to Duke Forward

Senior Tito Bohrt has announced that he is making a significant donation to the Duke Forward campaign.

Students from HSA and JSU gathered over traditional food and discussed their faiths.

Hindu and Jewish students connect over food and faith

Students from the Jewish Student Union and the Hindu Students Association talked religion over latkes and raita Sunday.

Duke EMS has not 'sworn off' alcohol, despite nature of calls

Student emergency medical technicians in Duke Emergency Medical Services handle serious cases of binge drinking while balancing their social and professional lives.

Students at the MSA’s Eid festival prepared food to donate to charity.

Eid festival-goers pack lunches for charity

To observe Eid Al-Adha, the Muslim Student Association made 100 sandwiches for Urban Ministries Saturday afternoon.

Bryan Center depression screenings aim to raise awareness

Members of the Duke community came together to provide free depression screenings for students on National Depression Screening Day.