'Integration of East and West': DKU marks grand opening
Leaders from Duke, Wuhan University and the municipal government of Kunshan discussed the impact of Duke Kunshan University on the future of Sino-American relations during the second day of DKU's...
Brodhead slated to be visiting lecturer at Duke Kunshan University
President Richard Brodhead will be a visiting lecturer at Duke Kunshan University, though when he will fill this role is still unclear.
DKU grand opening gives rise to questions on academic freedom
As part of its grand opening celebration, Duke Kunshan University hosted a series of talks Sunday for local Duke alumni in which DKU and Duke representatives touched upon the issue of academic...
NIH funds $1 million for study on ethical use of patient health records
The project—lead by Laura Beskow, co-director of the Program for Empirical Bioethics—will look at how patients feel about the use of their health data.
HackDuke broadens scope in second year
More than 500 students spent their weekend furiously coding as part of HackDuke—an initiative in which students design software to address real-world problems.
Neuroscience and philosophy seminars to inspire mingling of disciplines
The program will allow twenty leading scholars in both fields to converge at Duke for an intensive fifteen-day period where they will work collaboratively and ultimately explore new research...
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.