Duke seeks faculty ideas for digital initiatives
As Duke accepts proposals for online education for the third year, the University continues to look for new ways that professors can embrace digital techniques.
Keohane gives first political theory talk since departure
Keohane, Duke’s first female president, served from 1993 to 2004 and is credited with advancing Duke’s global reputation and increasing faculty diversity.
Strategic plan aims to integrate with academic revamps
Provost Sally Kornbluth presented the University's strategic planning process to the Arts and Sciences Council Thursday, noting how it might intersect with the current system in place to revamp...
Student concerns lead to refined Shabbat theme
Although the event will otherwise go on as planned, Friday’s Shabbat dinner at the Freeman Center for Jewish Life will no longer reference the Bedouin people following vocal pushback from some...
DSG supports academic links to Durham
The Senate passed the Durham Education Initiative Resolution, which expresses support for the creation of more Durham and regionally-oriented classes, and a FOCUS cluster centered exclusively...
Public Harry Potter readings draw curiosity
As dusk begins to set, just before the Chapel bells ring to signify the day drawing to a close, the wind begins to carry whispers of the story of a boy in the wizarding world.
Students raise concerns over computer science investigation
The deadline for current and former Computer Science 201 students to turn themselves in for academic dishonesty passed Wednesday night.
DEMAN weekend sees 'inspiring' growth
As Duke continues placing increased emphasis on preparing students for futures in the arts, the expansiveness and reach of its programming has followed suit.
Food trucks return for weekend afternoons
Weekend food trucks have returned to West Campus, with a first appearance by Humble Pig this past Sunday.
Satisfaction officially named Merchants-on-Points vendor
The Duke University Student Dining Advisory Committee confirmed that Satisfaction Bar and Grill will be added to the Merchants-on-Points program during their meeting Monday.
Recognizing those 'put in harm's way'
With the number of veteran students on the rise, Duke's annual ceremony commemorating Veterans Day will take place in front of the Chapel Tuesday.
'My passions were what drove me': senior reflects on chess success
Playing chess comes so naturally to senior Kassa Korley that he cannot even remember how he first learned the game.
Eye Center expands after decades in small space
The new facility, which started construction in 2012 and will finish July 2015, is being built in the parking lot next to the current Wadsworth Eye Center.
LGBTQ-inclusive question well-received by peer institutions
"It will be critical for us to elevate and embrace the values of marginalized people and groups within our demographic."
Student-run Over Easy brings breakfast directly to campus
A new gourmet breakfast delivery service has arrived on campus—the latest of a number of additions to Duke's food scene.
Updated: Course registration postponed after ACES issues
Course enrollment windows have been postponed after an issue with ACES this morning caused problems with registration for seniors.
Computer science department launches academic dishonesty investigation
The computer science department has launched an investigation into academic integrity violations in core course Computer Science 201.
'Identity representative' program to aid students in-house
Students struggling with issues of their identity may soon have a peer to turn to for support within their dormitories.
Duke receives more than 3,100 early applications
Duke has received more than 3,100 Early Decision applications for the Class of 2019.
Students flock to Loop Bar for Election Night watch party (Video)
Watching on dual screens featuring both CNN and Fox News, students across a variety of political denominations turned out to the watch party event hosted by Duke Political Review, Duke Political...
GPSC urges administration to abandon continuation fees
A resolution urging administration to eliminate the $6,324 per year fee for humanities Ph.D. students beyond their fifth year of study was approved Tuesday.
Satisfaction becomes frontrunner to join MOP
In order for Satisfaction to officially join, a contract with Duke Dining will need to be finalized, with the earliest possible start date for delivery around Thanksgiving.
Duke to expand mix of in-person and online education
As Duke continues its involvement with online education, administrators face questions of how courses might be counted for credit and how new adaptations might be brought to the physical classroom.
Duke bridges gap between online and classroom, to mixed results
Through online education, Duke faculty have brought their classes to the farthest reaches of the world while furnishing a stronger on-campus experience.
Brodhead and Rubenstein offer students advice in candid Town Hall
“Nobody won a Nobel Peace Prize, or any kind of prize, doing something they hate.”