Greek life unites for convocation
Despite their associations with 80’s parties, Tailgate and beer pong, members of the greek scene emphasized their commitment to academics and unity Tuesday night.
NPHC seeks funding for annual show
In its meeting Tuesday night, the Duke University Union received a request for funding and advertising to support the National Pan-Hellenic Council’s Homecoming Step Show.
Duke Police undergoes restructuring
The Duke University Police Department and the administration’s oversight of campus safety have undergone significant changes in recent months.
NYSE CEO talks politics, economics
A crowd gathered at Fuqua Tuesday afternoon to hear NYSE Euronext Chief Executive Officer Duncan Niederauer speak about U.S. policy and finance.
Group hears presentation on Tower improvements
Although The Tower opened just weeks ago, owner Tom Meyer is already considering small changes to one of campus’s newest dining options.
Duke Muslims celebrate Eid as national debate rages
Fueled by the fierce backlash against a proposed Muslim community center in Manhattan, anti-Islam sentiment is on the rise throughout the country.
DSG pres. vetoes Senate DCR ruling
After the Duke Student Government Senate’s decision to defund and move toward de-chartering the Duke College Republicans, DSG President Mike Lefevre vetoed both pieces of legislation this weekend.
DSG president vetos hold on DCR funding after resignation of club's top leadership
Duke Student Government President Mike Lefevre vetoed the Senate's decision to defund the Duke College Republicans Friday afternoon.
Sophomore arrested on rape charge
A Duke sophomore withdrew from the University Thursday after being arrested for the alleged second-degree rape and first-degree kidnapping of a fellow student.
Handicap accessibility varies across campus
For students like senior Caleb Winebrenner, getting around campus is not always too easy.
Duke apparel supplier pays ethical wages
The University Store has a fresh face at its entrance—and she’s greeting customers with a new message.
Student group to discuss transition to ‘house model’
The structure of resdiential life at Duke is in for a change that will go beyond construction.
DCR loses annual funds, faces de-chartering
In a meeting that lasted more than four hours, the Duke Student Government Senate defunded the Duke College Republicans and took the first step toward de-chartering the group on the basis that the...
University consolidates van services
When the buses stop running, students can still get a ride home—but don’t call the service SafeRides.
Law requires textbook prices to be shown during registration
As a result of newly enacted legislation, the cost of expensive books will no longer be a surprise on the first day of classes for future semesters.
With exterior work complete, Smith renovation nears end
After three years of caution tape, traffic cones and obstructed sidewalks, the construction work on Smith Warehouse is finally drawing to a close.
City of Durham begins resurfacing Anderson Street
Students driving through Central Campus will see workers on Anderson Street this week as the city of Durham makes its scheduled repairs.
Price reflects on experience in Congress
Rep. David Price, D-N.C. and a former political science and public policy professor, spoke to a small crowd Tuesday evening in the West Union Building, hoping to inspire students to become more...
Union looks to add freshmen to senior board
With an executive board staffed primarily by seniors, Duke University Union will turn to freshmen to fill its ranks.
GPSC hopes to expand Mahato memorial plans
Members of the Graduate and Professional Student Council met for the first this year Tuesday and covered a diverse agenda.
Danzig urges students to ‘take new risks’
In today’s uncertain times, Richard Danzig believes one can never be too certain about the future.
Group begins sign campaign to encourage sustainability
Since the beginning of the academic year, students have encountered notices in dorms across campus telling them to “join the dark side.”
DUSDAC criticizes Tower ordering system
The Tower may have opened less than two weeks ago, but the Duke University Student Dining Advisory Committee has already crafted a list of suggestions for the newly-renovated eatery at its meeting...
Executive Chef Holloway to run campus eatery
Executive Chef Chris Holloway has long been a musician. And it was through music that Holloway met his current business partner, Sam Clowney.
Methodist ties spark modern debate
Duke’s Methodist affiliation could eventually render the University unable to police its own campus.