DSG Judiciary will not hear president’s motion
The Judiciary will not hear a case from Duke Student Government to overturn the Judiciary’s decision to reallocate $40,000 worth of recovered funds to campus projects.
DUSDAC reviews results of food truck survey
The Duke University Student Dining Advisory Committee met Monday to deliberate on the results of the recent food truck survey and to sample a potential new vendor for the Merchants-On-Points program.
Linda Burton Appointed as Dean of Social Sciences
Linda Burton was announced Friday as the new dean of the Social Sciences Division for Trinity College.
Duke Student Gov't Judiciary allocates reclaimed funds to campus projects
In a decision made entirely over email, the Duke Student Government Judiciary ruled that more than $40,000 recovered from inactive student groups will not go back to DSG Senate.
Duke hosts first ever Bitcoin conference
When Jeremy Welch booked a large lecture hall in the French Family Science Center for the Duke Bitcoin Conference, the senior thought he might have overestimated the University's interest in the...
Rubenstein urges students to engage in philanthropy
Chair of the Board of Trustees David Rubenstein, Trinity '70, spoke to students, faculty and administrators in the Freeman Center this past Friday, the day after he announced a $1.9 million...
Independent students feel lack of community in housing model
Independent students are still voicing concern about a lack of community in houses following the second year of room selections.
Rubenstein donates $1.9 million to Jewish life
The University announced a $1.9 million gift Thursday from David Rubenstein, Trinity '70, to go towards enhancing Jewish life on campus.
DSG Senate considers ePrint allocation adjustment
Senators were divided on issues of environmental sustainability and ePrint affordability at the Duke Student Government meeting Wednesday.
Eugene Rabinovich wins Goldwater
Duke junior Eugene Rabinovich was announced as a recipient of the Goldwater Scholarship Tuesday.
Swift Avenue to close over weekend
Swift Avenue will be closed along one block from Hull Avenue to Caswell Place for construction this weekend.
Students team up with Sustainable Duke to increase Eprint cost
Students are working on a proposal to increase the cost of ePrint from 2 cents per page to 4 cents in partnership with Sustainable Duke.
GPSC confirms new leaders and learns of Provost role
The GPSC meeting Tuesday focused on electing new leadership as well as the Provost's role in shaping the future of the University.
Four Duke seniors to pursue research as Hart Fellows
Four seniors have been named Hart Fellows for 2014—an increase from the fellowship's traditional three recipients due to the outstanding nature of this year's applicants.
Interfaith dialogue explores reflection on catastrophes
A rabbi and a reverend engaged in an interfaith dialogue Monday about the causes and implications of historical catastrophes.
DUSDAC reviews food truck survey, West Union plans
The Duke University Student Dining Advisory Committee is continuing its work to identify students' favorite—and least favorite—food trucks.
Duke acceptance a windfall for prospective students
Last Thursday, Khalouk Shahbander was at a gas station in Scottsdale, Ariz. filling up his car when his watch beeped, signaling it was 4 p.m.
DSG Senate wrestles with participation, attendance
More than half of the Duke Student Government Senate this year was appointed by the DSG Executive Board, rather than being elected by the student body.
Duke hackers 'code for good'
Student hackers from across the country gathered in Gross Hall this weekend to explore the intersection between technology and social good.
Brodhead addresses Academic Council about Duke Forward, staff changes
Fundraising for the Duke Forward Campaign has reached the $2 billion mark, President Richard Brodhead announced in his annual address to the Academic Council Thursday.
Duke accepts 2,697 applicants for Class of 2018
The Duke University regular decision acceptance rate for the Class of 2018 is a record low 9 percent.
AccessDuke presented undocumented students initiative to senate
AccessDuke, a coalition of students with the goal of supporting undocumented students in the undergraduate admissions process, spoke to the Duke Student Government senate Wednesday night about...
CollegiateACB founder to sell site following negative media attention
After more than 1,500 topics that span 103 pages on the Duke section alone, the founder of CollegiateACB has decided to sell the university gossip forum due to recent negative attention the website...
$10 million donation given to help fund West Union project
The University received a $10 million donation to help fund the ongoing renovations to West Union Wednesday.
Incoming DUU president hopes to see more consistent programming
Perhaps best known for its Last Day of Classes committee, the Duke University Union has a much wider impact on the student experience than most realize. The new president of DUU—which is composed...
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'
Duke alumni recall violent encounter with KC shooter years ago
Two juniors announced as Truman Scholars