#WeAreHereDuke campaign urges action against sexual assault

As Duke’s sexual assault policies continue to be revised, a student-run campaign is encouraging community action across campus.

Students hold vigil following Eric Garner verdict

Students gathered on the Duke Chapel steps Wednesday night for a candlelight vigil in response to the decision to not indict the New York police officer who choked Eric Garner to death this summer.

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Law School alumnus gives $1.25 million for new entrepreneurship faculty chair

The Karl W. Leo Professorship is the most recent of eight faculty positions established at the School of Law through Duke Forward, the University's seven-year, $3.25 billion capital campaign.

The Graduate and Professional Student Council passed a resolution urging the Board of Trustees add another graduate Young Trustee. (Chronicle File Photo)

GPSC urges addition of third graduate Young Trustee

To increase the representation of graduate student interests within the University, GPSC has passed a resolution urging the Board of Trustees to increase their graduate Young Trustees from two to...

Full-time Title IX coordinator begins work

Duke has appointed its first full-time director of Title IX compliance.

K-ville tenting to be monitored through new website

Krzyzewskiville tenting for the current basketball season will soon be monitored through a new, web-based platform.

University continues to update sexual assault policy

As sexual assault on college campuses continues to capture the national spotlight, Duke has tightened its policies in an attempt to increase awareness.

Chapel closing does not deter brides-to-be

A popular place for Duke alumni, faculty, staff and current students to get married, the Duke Chapel is booked solid until it closes for construction May 11, 2015.

Brown named new CSGD director

The decision was based on Brown's previous leadership and youth-oriented experiences.

Episcopal Center chaplain to depart in January

Rev. Nils Chittenden—who has served as Chaplain of the Duke Episcopal Center since 2010—will depart to assume a position as Rector of St Stephen's Episcopal Church in Armonk,

DSG president reflects on semester highs and lows

"We’ve really done a lot this semester in terms of focusing our efforts on a number of projects expanding student life."

Students on campus during break find alternative Thanksgiving options

With most campus eateries closed, buses running on reduced schedules and the majority of students at home, the students who were on campus made the best of Thanksgiving at Duke.

AAAS recognizes five Duke faculty with Fellow distinction

AAAS Fellow—an award presented to top scientists based on peer nominations—was awarded to 401 members this year.

Updated: Wallace Wade renovations move 2015 Commencement to DBAP

The upcoming renovations to Wallace Wade Stadium mean that this year's commencement ceremony will get some local flavor—held at Durham Bulls Athletic Park.

Trashy: A Photo Essay

Today's digital photo essay features an infrequently-noticed problem settled over the gothic wonderland—a big, trashy one.

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FiveThirtyEight founder Nate Silver tackles election predictions, website goals

"Every job is hard, but if you have the choice between taking a job that fulfilling and one that’s not, then take the job that’s fulfilling."

A portion of the Anderson Woods, pictured above, is the site of the new Health and Wellness Center scheduled to break ground in Spring 2015.

New Student Health location raises environmental concern

Since the announcement of the University's plans to develop the area, concerns over the research and teaching values of the Anderson Woods have been raised among Duke faculty and Anderson's family...

Two-thirds of juniors abroad denied off-campus housing

The off-campus housing lottery for juniors studying abroad gave less than one-third of applicants the chance to leave campus in the Spring.

Freshman registration windows delayed due to glitch

The majority of the freshmen class has had their registration window pushed back to accommodate a glitch in the system.

Dr. Kathryn Andolsek, assistant dean for premedical education, presents a proposal for a master's degree in biomedical science.

Proposed expansion of master's degrees provokes faculty debate

The proliferation of master's degrees continues to be a hot topic among faculty.

Following a vote by its Board of Trustees Tuesday, Middlebury College announced that Trinity Dean Laurie Patton would become its 17th president.

'An excruciating choice': Patton reflects on decision to depart for Middlebury

When Laurie Patton leaves Duke this summer to become president of Middlebury College, her departure will be bittersweet.

Students in line for the UNC football game caused chaos as a mob rushed forward for limited spots through the entry gates.

Student line turns chaotic as Wallace Wade reaches capacity

Some students in line for Thursday night's football game against the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill experienced chaos, and some were turned away from entering Wallace Wade Stadium when...

Where in the world is DKU?

The grand opening of Duke Kunshan University this week marked the official culmination of the five years that have been spent on planning, preparation and debate for the school

Students report additional registration glitches, with windows open early

Reports of glitches in the registration process began rolling in from students shortly after midnight Thursday morning.

Aer performs at the End Zone concert Wednesday night in Keohane Amphitheater.

Pre-game festivities aim to ramp up football attendance

Game attendance has seen a decline since 3,100 students filled Wallace Wade Stadium to watch the Aug. 30 game against Elon University.