Duke's Heatwave Concert was Friday, August 30th, and the performers brought the heat. Duke Small Town Record's FLONERS opened for rapper Rico Nasty, who headlined the Heatwave Concert, wrapping up Dukes's First Big Week. Here are photographers Aaron Zhao and Jackson Muraika's best shots from the performance.
Democratic presidential Candidate Kamala Harris was in Durham last Saturday as the keynote speaker for the Durham Committee on the Affairs of Black People's Founders' Day Banquet. Senator Harris (D-CA) was introduced by Representative G.K. Butterfield (D-NC). NC Governor Roy Cooper and Chief Justice Cheri Beasley of the NC Supreme Court were also in attendance at an event that honors community members and awards scholarships to students from Durham. Photos by Photo Editor Mary Helen Wood See Stefanie Pousoulides's article here.
Check out Photo Editor Mary Helen Wood's best pics from Duke's semifinal in the ACC tournament against Notre Dame.
Presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke came to the Triangle on April 15 to speak at a rally at the University of North Carolina.
On March 29, student activists and community members gathered outside the Allen Building on West Campus to protest the University's decision on the light rail.