At a glance: construction projects past, present and future
Everything you need to know at your fingertips about what is getting torn apart and put back together on West Campus.
Administrative transitions: a year in review
The 2014-2015 academic year will see a number of administrators stepping into new roles on campus.
Gender gap persists in alumni leadership, donations
The DukeForward capital campaign may be more than halfway to its goal, but recent research shows that women make up significantly less than half of of alumni leadership positions and high-level...
Law Refectory Café to be replaced by Café de Novo
Café de Novo has been announced as the replacement vendor for the space that will be left vacant by the soon-to-depart Law Refectory Café.
Aycock renamed following student leaders' call for action
Duke University freshman dormitory Aycock will be renamed East Residence Hall, following years of protest over the building's namesake.
Long talks plans for the future of undergraduate education
Janie Long, currently the director of the Center for Sexual and Gender Diversity, was recently appointed associate vice provost of undergraduate education
Preliminary injunction ruling for McLeod brings mixed news
Duke does not have to give Lewis McLeod his degree but cannot make his expulsion official.
Student sues Duke after expulsion for sexual misconduct
After being expelled due to an alleged sexual assault, Lewis McLeod—who entered Duke as part of the Class of 2014—is suing the University for his degree.
Student sues Duke after being expelled for sexual assault, reports claim
Lewis McLeod, who entered Duke as part of the Class of 2014, is suing the University after being expelled due to an alleged sexual assault, WRAL News is reporting.
Renovations of Perkins and Bostock libraries underway
Those returning to Duke for Summer Session I encounterend a number of changes to campus.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Duke alumni recall violent encounter with KC shooter years ago
For two Duke alumni, the shootings at Jewish community centers in Kansas City last weekend had an unusual significance.
2U's Semester Online consortium discontinued
Internet education consortium Semester Online was cancelled less than a year after the Arts and Sciences Council voted to block Duke's membership in the program.
Rubenstein donates $1.9 million to Jewish life
The University announced a $1.9 million gift Thursday from David Rubenstein, Trinity '70, to go towards enhancing Jewish life on campus.
Eugene Rabinovich wins Goldwater
Duke junior Eugene Rabinovich was announced as a recipient of the Goldwater Scholarship Tuesday.
Duke accepts 2,697 applicants for Class of 2018
The Duke University regular decision acceptance rate for the Class of 2018 is a record low 9 percent.
$10 million donation given to help fund West Union project
The University received a $10 million donation to help fund the ongoing renovations to West Union Wednesday.
Lisker takes history of women's advocacy, diverse involvement to Smith
When Donna Lisker leaves Duke to become dean of the college and vice president for campus life at Smith College this summer, she will continue to establish a legacy of encouraging female leadership.
Students convey insecurities in What I Be project
Duke students showcased their insecurities through the What I Be project.
Weekend classes scheduled to make up snow days
Students excited about the recent snow days will have to hit the ground running this week: not only with regular classes, but the possibility of upcoming make-up sessions.
Benning pursues running despite DSG bylaw preventing write-ins
Under Duke Student Government bylaws, however, write-in candidates are not allowed.