The political correctness at the root of disordered university thinking

Sketching charlie

Shock, disbelief, then sadness.

Justice for Ferguson

On August 25, I left St. Louis to depart for my semester abroad in Italy.

The electoral fairytale

I remember exactly where I was during the deciding moments of the 2000 Presidential election.

The cost of cocaine

"Can you really afford it?"

Highs and lows

On Wednesday, October 22, while walking back to my dorm from the Bryan Center, I saw Mexican members of the Duke community holding a candle light vigil in front of the Chapel.

Sharing struggles with mental illness

Since breaking my silence three years ago, I have carried my experience with me wherever I go.

My experience at DKU

In April of my sophomore year, I made the decision to study abroad at Duke Kunshan University and take part in the inaugural semester of our University’s newest, and certainly most extravagant,...

Listen first, vote second

Is there any way to improve the tone of our national discourse, to alleviate the rancor that’s gripping our politics and society?

The travel paradox: finding home

No matter how many times I explain it, it doesn’t make any sense.

Launching at Duke

What did I come to Duke intending to do?

Walking the warehouse: an architectural critique of Art, Art History, and Visual Studies

Smith Warehouse is now home to the Department of Art, Art History, and Visual Studies (AAHVS), as it has hastily moved from its former domicile in East Duke at the entrance to the East Campus.

Village to ville: Going from DukeEngage to studying abroad

Approximately half of all DukeEngage participants are in the summer between their sophomore and junior year,

An overdue thank you

“I swear that if I could strangle you right now, I would…”

For my place at the table

To those willing to listen,

I wasn't meant to be here. This place was never made for me.

Celebrating Latino heritage

Some would argue that our values are what define us as young adults.

Celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month

September 15 marks the start of Hispanic Heritage Month and we, as Mi Gente, Duke’s Undergraduate Latino Association, invite you to take part in the celebration of Latino heritage in the United...

Doing the bullet point justice

Alright, stop me if you’ve heard this one before.

A Duke legend departs

To those who knew him, Fayetteville's Maurice “Mo” Corders was some kind of football player.

Putin's War of Attrition in Ukraine

To solve the conflict in Ukraine, one must understand that, like any other dictator, Putin is not a leader who gives up easily.

"B****es get stuff done"

'Not all those who wander'

At Duke, we love busyness. Not business—corporations and organizations—but, rather, the state of being busy, of being scheduled to be somewhere or do something.

Lasting impressions: What it really means to be great

“Everybody can be great...because anybody can serve.

Welcome to my closet

Ever since day one I’ve wanted this to be public—I’ve never been good at keeping secrets.