Andrew Barnhill selected as 2013 Duke commencement student speaker
Barnhill, a law student who will also be receiving a masters degree from the Divinity School, was chosen from several dozen candidates.
Duke alum helps students crowdsource for college funds
Duke alum Andrew Wilkinson created StudentDonate.com, a nonprofit that gives college students a platform to crowdsource micro-donations to help them afford tuition, books and other school expenses.
Greek organizations participate in PACT training
Many greek organizations on campus have taken steps toward reducing gender violence at Duke by committing to train their members to prevent, act, challenge and teach.
Transgender students grapple with gender norms
Even as Duke moves forward with transgender friendly policies, student leaders are worried about transgender students being able to comfortably transition genders on Duke’s campus.
Students protest Travis Porter pick for LDOC, citing sexist lyrics
Travis Porter’s controversial lyrics have caused some students to challenge the selection criteria for performers at the Last Day of Classes concerts.
Duke freshman directs media for new Presidential Youth Council
Freshman engineering student Grant Jirka represents young adults’ voices in politics as director of media on the Campaign for a Presidential Youth Council.
Duke BSAI 'elevated' for 50th anniversary of integration
Black Student Alliance Invitational aimed for a more elevated tone in honor of the 50th anniversary of Duke’s integration.
Some Duke students find broader dating pool online
Although largely stigmatized by younger populations in the past, some Duke students are increasingly turning to online dating.
Duke LDOC committee announces remaining 2013 lineup
Bad Rabbits, 5 & a Dime and Blank 281 will be joining Kendrick Lamar, Steve Aoki and Travis Porter.
Duke accepts 2,897 applicants for Class of 2017
This afternoon, Duke will offer of admission to 2,897 students for the Class of 2017.
Junior Steven Blaser develops nonprofits to encourage financial savvy
Calling Steven Blaser driven would be an understatement.
'Let the Great World Spin' chosen as Duke's Class of 2017 summer reading
The Class of 2017 will read Colum McCann’s novel “Let the Great World Spin,” as their official summer reading book.
9-year-old, inspired by Blue Devils, raises money for Duke Children's Hospital
Nine-year-old Max Bonnstetter’s dream is to follow in the footsteps of men’s basketball players Ryan Kelly and Seth Curry, though not necessarily on the basketball court.
Katherine Fraile discusses goals as new Duke Partnership for Service president
Although Fraile has not had past experience on the dPS Executive Board, she has volunteered for various organizations.
Duke blocks students from parking in Bryan Center garage
Officials are cracking down on students parking in the Bryan Center garage.
Duke survey finds greeks have greater sense of belonging
A report recently published by the Greek Culture Initiative measured the impact of greek life and gender roles.
Jones tackles Duke gender inequity with student committee
Jones is already taking steps to address gender issues at Duke.
Duke students work with admin for West Union accessibility
The renovation is slated to enhance the structure with unprecedented access.
Duke students craft March Madness charity for SIDS research
Freshman Michael McConville is using March Madness to benefit a charity that hits close to home.
Twins bring passion for entrepreneurship to Duke
Sophomore twins Emily and Nick Briere were singled out from their first day on campus.
Internships increase as economy improves, Duke advisers say
Internship opportunities for students have been broadening as a result of the recovering economy, career counselors say.
Students look forward to break from busy Spring semester
The Chronicle asked Duke students for their thoughts on the eve of Spring break.
Duke campaigns aim to empower students via social media
Students are increasingly using social media to advance messages of self-empowerment.
Alpha Delta Phi denied Duke campus housing again
The Interfraternity Council voted to deny the off-campus fraternity admittance to the council.
New IFC leaders respond to KSig controversy, other Duke issues
In the wake of the Kappa Sigma fraternity’s “Asia Prime” party controversy, members of the newly instated Interfraternity Council are making plans to prevent problems in the future.
Education professor sparks conversation on representation of Latino faculty
In light of MOOCs, intellectual property policy remains flexible
Activist Gloria Steinem says 'we are linked, not ranked'
Two juniors announced as Truman Scholars
Duke alumni recall violent encounter with KC shooter years ago