Recess Interviews: Kristina Wong
Kristina Wong is a comedian and writer who has traveled across the country performing shows covering topics including laundry, suicide, cats and, soon, poverty in Uganda.
Allegations of voter fraud emerge in N.C.
A report showing potential evidence of voter fraud in North Carolina is fueling new flames in the debate on mandatory voter identification.
Castro highlights importance of public service work, leadership
San Antonio mayor Julian Castro turned the conversation about public service from politics to leadership in his address at the Sanford School Tuesday.
Senior Becky DeNardis remembered for inquisitive nature and kind disposition
Senior Rebecca DeNardis leaves behind a legacy of remarkable dedication and kindness toward others.
West Duke closed for remainder of semester
Students, faculty and administrators are displaced for the rest of the semester because of the collapsed ceiling in the West Duke building.
UPDATED: Afternoon classes cancelled
For the fifth time this semester, classes were canceled Monday due to a severe weather policy.
Part of West Duke ceiling collapses
The ceiling of a room in the West Duke building collapsed on East Campus Wednesday afternoon.
Reggie Day examines racial justice through NC laws
As debate over voter identification laws persists in North Carolina, a lecture series put on by the Reginaldo Howard Scholarship Program hopes to bring racial justice to the table.
Voter ID laws debated across state lines
Actions taken in other states on voter identification laws may indirectly influence the legal outcomes on the issue in North Carolina.
Duke, Durham work to keep minors in school and out of courts
Members from both the Duke and Durham communities are working towards protecting students from a downwards spiral into the criminal justice system.
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...
I Love My Hair returns to Manbites, with a twist
Durham locals will soon have a second chance to experience a director’s artistic expression of her love of hair.
Obama announces innovation hub at NCSU
President Barack Obama is aiming for energy manufacturing to be the future of the U.S. economy, with Raleigh, N.C. at the center of development.
Duke responds to ASA boycott of Israeli universities
To show their support for global academic freedom Duke has come out in opposition to a boycott of Israeli universities.
Jesus Huerta's in-custody death ruled suicide
Jesus Huerta was searched by Durham Police officers before committing suicide with a hidden gun while in police custody.
Local Catholics see change in priorities due to Pope Francis
Changes in the Vatican's goals during Pope Francis' first months are calling for Catholics worldwide to evaluate their priorites, including at Duke.
Mixed levels of support for LGBT anti-discrimination bill in NC
An anti-discrimination bill in the U.S. House of Representatives could benefit LGBT employees in North Carolina but is meeting mixed levels of support.
Crystal Mangum convicted of second-degree murder
Crystal Mangum was found guilty Friday of second-degree murder of her boyfriend Reginald Daye.
Duke Campus Farm worried about impacts of FDA act
Farmers and consumers both local and nationwide are voicing concerns over the upcoming implementation of the Food Safety Modernization Act
Updated: Appeal by Duke lacrosse players denied by Supreme Court
An appeal relating to the 2006 lacrosse scandal was rejected by the Supreme Court of the United States Tuesday.
Barton Gellman discusses journalism ethics, Snowden
Pullitzer Prize-winning journalist and bestselling author Barton Gellman was invited to be a part of the “ Leakers or Whistleblowers? National Security Reporting in the Digital Age” event organized...
Durham municipal election voter turnout remains low
Durham voter turnout for this year’s municipal elections was nearly as low as Duke’s acceptance rate.
Bill Bell wins mayoral election again
Incumbent Bill Bell has won a seventh term as the mayor of Durham.
Forum tackles NC voter law implications
Students in North Carolina took steps to understand the implications of the North Carolina voting reform law that was passed this summer at a forum Monday night.
Most cultural SLGs see success two years in
Following the disbanding of the Latino Cultural House in 2011, two other cultural living groups have prospered.