Kunshan student ambassadors talk goals for campus
"Democracy is a fluid but sensitive concept, and while being in China, we are just conscious of certain student's perspective and needs, and we accommodate accordingly."
DKU student group promotes positive campus life
Following the inaugural semester of Duke Kunshan University, one student organization is seeking to act as ambassadors for positive change and promote the student experience.
Trustees approve two new master's programs
The two degrees—one in quantitative financial economics and the other in biomedical science—were proposed at the Nov. 20 meeting of the Academic Council.
The Edge, 'a space for exploration,' opens in Bostock
Welcome to the library of the future—you can write on the walls.
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...
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.
Student concerns lead to refined Shabbat theme
Although the event will otherwise go on as planned, Friday’s Shabbat dinner at the Freeman Center for Jewish Life will no longer reference the Bedouin people following vocal pushback from some...
That Time I... Fell out of the sky
Editor-in-Chief Carleigh Stiehm talks about the time she jumped out of an airplane one Saturday morning.
Au Bon Pain struggles during late-night hours
Au Bon Pain is facing a lack of business during nights and weekends that could potentially lead to a cut back on hours.
The Chronicle will be accepting letters to the editor remembering and honoring Alexander Rickabaugh and Kaila Brown, two students who passed away last weekend.
Duke endowment reaches record high of $7 billion
The endowment's previous peak came before the economic downturn, reaching $6.1 billion in 2008 before dropping more than 25 percent.
Senators sworn into DSG
The first meeting of the Duke Student Government Senate began with the traditional inauguration of senators Wednesday evening.
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Lavanya Sunder gears up for role as DSG president
From bikes to food trucks, it is hard to find someone who cares about the experience of Duke students more than Lavanya Sunder.
DSG executive vice president Sanka doles out advice for freshmen
"Student government is home to all types of campus leaders, and if you’re a first-year looking to make an impact on campus, definitely consider running."
DSG President Sunder maps out yearlong ambitions
"DSG is definitely committed to making the student experience this year as fulfilling as it was in years past, but it will be a challenge to make everyone happy."
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.
DSG Judiciary will not hear president’s motion
The Judiciary will not hear a case from Duke Student Government to overturn the Judiciary’s decision to reallocate $40,000 worth of recovered funds to campus projects.
Duke Student Gov't Judiciary allocates reclaimed funds to campus projects
In a decision made entirely over email, the Duke Student Government Judiciary ruled that more than $40,000 recovered from inactive student groups will not go back to DSG Senate.
CollegiateACB founder to sell site following negative media attention
After more than 1,500 topics that span 103 pages on the Duke section alone, the founder of CollegiateACB has decided to sell the university gossip forum due to recent negative attention the website...
Incoming DUU president hopes to see more consistent programming
Perhaps best known for its Last Day of Classes committee, the Duke University Union has a much wider impact on the student experience than most realize. The new president of DUU—which is composed...
Greek Ally Week lauds LGBTQ members and allies
The first annual Greek Ally Week kicked off Monday with an LGBTQ Panel of members of the Interfraternity Council, National Pan-Hellenic Council and Panhellenic Association.
Junior Rence Nemeh drops out of DSG race
Junior Rence Nemeh is not on the Duke Student Government election ballot today.
SOFC chair explores future of the position
For the first time, the chair of the Student Organization Funding Committee will be elected by the undergraduate student body.
DKU receives $2 million donation to fund scholarships
An anonymous Chinese citizen donated $2 million to fund scholarships for Duke Kunshan University and establish Duke’s Talent Identification Program in China.