Donna Lisker to leave Duke for Smith College
Donna Lisker, associate vice provost for undergraduate education, will be leaving to become the dean of the college at Smith College in Northhampton, Mass.
Pratt graduate co-founded 500 Startups company offering movie ticket deals
A startup co-founded by a Pratt graduate is partnering with hundreds of movie theaters to sell discount tickets.
2nd Annual Academic Homecoming welcomes sophomores to new depts
Sophomores, faculty members, administrators and junior peer advisors gathered on the main quad of West Campus for the annual Academic Homecoming on Thursday afternoon.
Miss America encourages students to pursue passions
Miss America 2014 Nina Davuluri urged students to fight societal and familial pressures and follow their passions during her visit to the University Thursday.
Neknomination, social media drinking game, arrives at Duke
Neknomination, a social media drinking game, is spreading on the internet with potentially dangerous consequences.
Bowling for Soup, Ryan Cabrera to headline Old Duke
Bowling for Soup will bring the campus back to 1985 during this year's Old Duke Concert.
DSG hears presentations on tuition, library renovations
Provost Peter Lange and Executive Vice Provost for Finance and Administration James Roberts addressed DSG about tuition and affordability.
Cathy Davidson to leave Duke for public education
Cathy Davidson—a leader in digital humanities who has held various positions at Duke over 25 years—has announced that she will join the faculty of the Graduate Center at the City University of New...
GPSC learns about University governance and decision-making
The Executive Committee of the Academic Council presented on the faculty governance structure and the decision-making process for major University changes at a meeting of the Graduate and...
Stephanie Helms Pickett to direct Women's Center
Stephanie Helms Pickett was announced as director of Duke's Women's Center.
Students convey insecurities in What I Be project
Duke students showcased their insecurities through the What I Be project.
Students surprised at potential lack of homeowner's insurance following Brown fire
Duke is not responsible for any damage to students' personal property that occurs in on-campus housing.
Duke Law alumna Jenn Bandy chosen for Supreme Court clerkship
Jenn Bandy was chosen as a clerk for Associate Justice Clarence Thomas for the 2014-2015 Supreme Court Term.
DUSDAC tries out mac-n-cheese vendor
As the deadline for deciding next year’s food truck rotation approaches, the Duke University Student Dining Advisory Committee sampled Mac-Ur-Roni, a macaroni and cheese food truck on Monday.
Sigma Alpha Epsilon bans pledging nationally
The Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity banned pledging rituals required of recruits, reflecting a long-standing national debate about the practice.
Winter weather advisory in effect until noon
A winter weather advisory is in effect until noon Tuesday.
Duke Kunshan application deadlines extended
Potential members of Duke Kunshan University’s inaugural class, which will arrive on the campus this Fall, have a few extra weeks to submit applications.
Jetsetter alum Ryan Brown headed to Asia as Luce Scholar
Ryan Brown, Trinity '11, was announced as one of 18 winners of the Luce Scholarship for 2014-2015.
Senior Becky DeNardis remembered for inquisitive nature and kind disposition
Senior Rebecca DeNardis leaves behind a legacy of remarkable dedication and kindness toward others.
Man charged in accident killing senior Rebecca DeNardis, injuring others
The driver who struck a van of Duke students returning from spring break—killing senior Rebecca DeNardis and seriously injuring another student—has been charged with drunk driving.
U.S News and World Report releases graduate school rankings
U.S. News and World Report released its 2014 Best Graduate Schools Rankings Tuesday.
Duke collaborates to advise low-income high schoolers
Duke recently partnered with the College Advising Corps in an effort to provide college advising to underprivileged students.
Arts and Sciences Council mulls innovation and entrepreneurship certificate
If approved, a new certificate program will provide opportunities for undergraduates interested in entrepreneurship.
Dillon Francis to headline LDOC
Dillon Francis will bring moombahton to Duke as the headliner for this years Last Day of Classes this year.
DSG allocates approximately $35,000 to student organization events
Duke Student Government Senate focused its Wednesday meeting on funding, chartering and dechartering student organizations.