Townsend tapped as new Nicholas School dean
Alan Townsend, an ecosystem ecologist and professor at the University of Colorado at Boulder, has been named dean of the Nicholas School of the Environment.
New deans announced for Nursing, Nicholas Schools
Alan Townsend has been appointed dean of the Nicholas School for the Environment and Marion Broome dean of the School of Nursing.
Dempsey tells graduates to find a way to 'make it matter'
At Sunday's Commencement ceremony, the Class of 2014 was urged to remember their humanity after they toss off their mortarboards.
Board of Trustees approves annual budget
The Duke University Board of Trustees approved a $2.2 billion operating budget for 2014-15 at their meeting Saturday.
Trustees to approve annual budget
The Board of Trustees will convene this weekend, and approving the budget for the 2014-15 year is at the top of their agenda.
Freshman year '10-'11
The Class of 2014’s freshman year was characterized by periods of positive global attention on the University mired by episodes of tragedy and negative scrutiny.
Junior year '12-'13
Junior year concluded after a series of immense campus policy changes and historic athletic feats.
Senior year '13-'14
Senior year saw the University in flux both physically—as Duke pushed forward with renovations—and administratively, with several key administrators stepping down.
Campus put on alert for tornado warning Wednesday morning
Shortly after 5 a.m. Wednesday, Duke University Police Department issued a DukeAlert containing information about the tornado warning and activated the siren system.
Chapel to close in 2015 for renovations
The Duke Chapel will close for renovations beginning in May 2015.
Grad School receives $7.5 million from Duke Endowment
The Graduate School received a $7.5 million donation from the Charlotte-based Duke Endowment Tuesday.
Duke women encouraged to pursue science and math
White House numbers from 2011 said women comprise just 24 percent of the STEM workforce. Some women at Duke are taking efforts to increase this figure.
Resume fabrication incidents on the rise at Duke
Administrators have noted an increase in incidents of resume fabrication at Duke in the past several years.
LDOC deemed successful, but with no last-minute surprises
Some are questioning whether the Last Day of Classes really saved the best for last.
Graduate students pool money in Duke Collective
Seven graduate students from different departments have chosen to deposit their entire stipends into a shared account from which they pay for bills, groceries and other expenses.
Incoming DUSDAC chairs talk dining during construction
Junior Gregory LaHood and sophomore Brian Taylor were chosen as co-chairs of Duke University Student Dining Advisory Committee for 2014-2015.
Year before Monday's arrest, Velez charged with trespassing at Duke
Jeffrey Alan Velez of Durham has been charged with felony larceny, second-degree trespass and resisting, obstructing and delaying officers.
Students meet with DUPD to address campus concerns
Approximately 15 students met with University officials, including Chief of Police John Dailey, to voice concerns about the Duke University Police Department's treatment of students of color Tuesday.
DSG finalizes annual budget
The Duke Student Government Senate finalized the 2014-15 annual budget in their last meeting of the year Tuesday evening.
Duke to publish sexual misconduct sanctioning guideline
Students will soon be able to see the guideline that the Office of Student Conduct uses when determining sanctions for sexual misconduct.
Survey highlights campus inequities among genders
A survey published by Duke Inquiries in Social Relations finds that a disproportionately large number of women compared to men are adversely affected by campus culture.
Baldwin after a decade: adapting to shifting campus culture
Ten years ago, the Baldwin Scholars program set out to shift the balance of gender power on campus toward a more equal state.
Inform your vote: a guide to the 2014 U.S. Senate election
Inform your vote: a guide to the 2014 U.S. House of Representatives election
Republicans challenge same-sex marriage, appeal Amendment One decision
With 19 candidates running, N.C. Court of Appeals ballot atypically full
Monster's Ball: a Halloween 'reflection of what Durham is'