TIME's Thirty under Thirty Brittany Wenger talks research, Duke experience
Brittany Wenger—a Duke freshman and Angier B. Duke scholar—was recently named one of TIME magazine’s Thirty Under Thirty people who are changing the world with their ideas.
Faculty debate over master's programs reignites with new concerns
History repeated itself at an Academic Council meeting November 2013, when proposals for new master's degrees reignited a debate from 2010.
Timothy Tyson sheds light on his novel
Dr. Timothy Tyson's novel, "Blood Done Sign My Name," was selected as the required reading for the Divinity School's Project BRIDDDGE.
NPHC launches first spring week
For the first time, the National Pan-Hellenic Council, representing historically black fraternities and sororities, is offering a Spring Week to increase its visibility on campus due to its...
Renovated Gross Hall officially renamed at dedication ceremony
The former Gross Chemistry building was officially renamed the Gross Hall for Interdisciplinary Innovation at a dedication ceremony Thursday.
Benning pursues running despite DSG bylaw preventing write-ins
Under Duke Student Government bylaws, however, write-in candidates are not allowed.
Sunder lists most popular and outrageous Fix My Campus request from the Fall
A year after its secondary launch, Fix My Campus is striving to connect student concerns with administrative offices.
Online evaluations run smoothly in Fall semester debut
Online course evaluations launched smoothly at the end of Fall semester.
DSG approves resolution to rename Aycock residence hall
The Duke Student Government senate adopted a resolution to support the renaming of Aycock residence hall.
Students choosing to graduate early increases in past few years
The total number of students choosing to graduate a semester early has increased by 30 percent since 2010.
Nicole Lee fields questions on personal history, TransAfrica
Lee is a human rights lawyer who has been called to advise national foreign policy decisions regarding Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean.
Benning to campaign as write-in candidate for Young Trustee
Senior Marcus Benning, president of Black Student Alliance and semi-finalist for undergraduate Young Trustee, unveiled a three-point course of action for running as a write-in candidate after not...
"You Don't Say" organizers explain campaign motivations
The Chronicle takes a behind-the-scenes look at the "You Don't Say" campaign launched Monday.
WHO Speaks campaign spotlights rape culture
The WHO Speaks campaign has returned to campus with a new mission.
Chapel commissions ceiling and window restorations
Outdated building methods used in constructing the Chapel, have led administrators to hire a skilled team to restore the ceiling of the 82-year-old icon at the heart of campus.
Greek Devil replaces Au Bon Pain cart
The Greek Devil replaced the Au Bon Pain food cart in a change that took effect following winter break.
GPSC reviews graduate resources and representation
The University should take a “hard look” at its resource allocation, given that graduate students outnumber undergraduates, said Graduate Young Trustee Dr. Malik Burnett.
University upgrades websites to 'reinforce Duke brand'
Duke is in the process of making a number of coordinated changes to its online presence—including a redesigned homepage, which launched Jan. 16.
Ben Jealous asks Duke to "commit" in honor of MLK
History is perilously close to repeating itself in the struggle for civil rights in North Carolina, said Benjamin Jealous, former president of the National Association for the Advancement of...
Duke fraternities bring in bigger pledge class
Although the number of potential new members was almost the same last year, Duke Interfraternity Council groups extended more nearly 70 more bids in 2014 than 2013.
Panhel offers 339 bids, down from last year
Duke’s nine Panhellenic Association sororities gave out 339 bids on Sunday’s Bid Day, concluding a two-week recruitment process.
DUSDAC considers putting lunchtime food trucks in Allen lot
Despite efforts from Duke Dining, the fate of lunchtime food trucks remains uncertain.
Three finalists chosen for undergraduate Young Trustee
The Young Trustee Nominating Committee has named three students as finalists for the position—seniors Neil Kondamuri, Jacob Tobia and Katherine Zhang.
Financial aid office launches new website
Duke’s Financial Aid office debuted their new website Dec. 16, which they hope will make financial aid information more accessible for students and parents.
Innovation and Entrepreneurship program to launch DukeEngage in Detroit, new certificate
A new initiative is looking to expand Duke's commitment to social entrepreneurship.