New grant focuses on graduate student paths outside academia
The new Professional Development Grant will give graduate students or departments up to $2,000 for programming related to professional growth.
$1 million donation made for NCSSM scholarships
A gift to the University will support scholarships for local high school students invested in STEM disciplines.
Duke tennis readies for ITA Regionals in the Triangle
After spending the last two weekends split on opposite sides of the country, the Blue Devils will spend the next few days competing in the Triangle.
Wilson family donates $3 million to athletics and Nasher
Duke announced a $3 million gift to support athletics and the Nasher Museum of Art Tuesday morning.
Duke men's golf starts season with Invitational at the Open Course
Anchored by junior Motin Yeung, the Blue Devils will open their fall schedule in Kiawah Island, S.C., with the 54-hole event.
Duke men's soccer struggles to find the net on the road against SMU
After hitting the road for their first away game of the season, the Blue Devils will be happy to return back home in search of better results.
Three Blue Devils selected to preseason All-ACC Field Hockey team
Duke was well-represented in the preseason all-conference team in addition to being picked to finish second in the ACC.
Duke's Fulbright total holds steady
The University's number of Fulbright Scholarship recipients this year matched last year's total of 18.
Blue seats mark beginning of upgrades to Wallace Wade Stadium
The 6,346 blue chair-back seats added to the bowl's east side this offseason will be followed by larger projects after the 2014 season.
Grant Hill gives $1.25 million to Duke
Grant Hill and his wife, Tamia, have donated $1.25 million to Duke.
Lovette found not guilty in Mahato murder
Laurence Lovette has been found not guilty in the 2008 murder of Duke graduate student Abhijit Mahato.
Duke professor to receive National Humanities Medal
Anne Firor Scott, W.K. Boyd Professor of History Emerita, will receive a National Humanities Medal today.
Final lacrosse case lawsuit reaches settlement
The last lawsuit related to the 2006 lacrosse case has concluded—more than eight years after an exotic dancer first filed false claims of sexual assault by Duke lacrosse players.
Former lacrosse case detective commits suicide, reports say
Sgt. Mark Gottlieb, one of the head investigators of the 2006 Duke lacrosse case, committed suicide this weekend, WRAL News has reported.
Hurricane Arthur temporarily shuts down Marine Lab
The Duke Marine Lab in Beaufort closed Thursday at noon due to the impending threat of Hurricane Arthur.
Former Chronicle Editor joins Board, along with Young Trustees
Three new members joined Duke's Board of Trustees July 1.
7 key things to know about the Aycock debate
This week's announcement that Aycock Dormitory would be renamed East Residence Hall came after years of protest concerning the building's namesake— take a look at some of its history.
Pearsons give $30 million to Pratt
J. Michael and Christine Pearson have given $30 million to Pratt in order to advance science and engineering education.
From the Archives: 'Orientation confronts discrimination—Angelou challenges freshmen' (1989)
Singing, reciting poetry and offering words of advice and encouragement, one of America’s foremost contemporary writers addressed new students and others at Duke Chapel.
Long to succeed Lisker as associate vice provost for undergraduate education
Janie Long, director of the Center for Sexual and Gender Diversity, will replace Donna Lisker as associate vice provost for undergraduate education.
New deans announced for Nursing, Nicholas Schools
Alan Townsend has been appointed dean of the Nicholas School for the Environment and Marion Broome dean of the School of Nursing.
Freshman year '10-'11
The Class of 2014’s freshman year was characterized by periods of positive global attention on the University mired by episodes of tragedy and negative scrutiny.