Should the next Dean of Duke Divinity School be a United Methodist?

Methodism, at its best, produces people of a big tent and hearts on fire. We might think twice before striking the former and dousing the latter.

PacSun's memorial mistake

The new world of social media combined with PC culture and accelerated through a tipping-point/cascade effect have made just about anything potentially controversial.

The plight of black America

The greatest obstacle to the advancement of black Americans isn’t racism or past injustices but rather the black community itself.


Special to The Chronicle / DL Anderson
Sylvan Esso entrances, enthralls at Carrboro concert

Sylvan Esso managed to evoke something deeper, asking and answering personal questions through song.

Remembering legendary jazz saxophonist and educator Paul Jeffrey

Mr. Jeffrey is remembered for his devotion to and love for The Music by fellow music educators and former students,

Recess chats with French singer and actress Soko

"I wanted to transform all of these fears into music that makes me feel happy and safe and honor these dreams."


The Last Day of Classes concert has evolved since its inception in 1997, but some of the event's changes have left students clamoring for more.
From Kanye to...Dillon Francis?

The history of LDOC: The most anticipated day of the year, and for some, the most scrutinized event at Duke.

'Adderall makes work fun'

Hell week sucks and to the point where blue pills the length of a fingernail may seem like the only option for survival

Duke Forward: Same goal, different spin

How Duke adjusted its expectations by launching its largest capital campaign following a recession