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Trustee wins Nobel Prize, Admissions scandal parents jailed: Campus Countdown

Two parents—one an alum—were sentenced to a month in jail each this past week for paying to get their daughter's test scores boosted in hopes she would get into Duke, and William Kaelin, current Board of Trustees member and a two-time alum, was awarded the Nobel Prize. Catch up with all this week's biggest headlines and learn what to keep an eye on for the week ahead with The Chronicle's Campus Countdown. Written and hosted by Mason Berger and Stefanie Pousoulides Video and Editing by Grace Qi


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Electric scooters roll onto Duke's campus: Part 1

Have you tried riding one of the new electric scooters that popped up on Duke's campus this year? Managing Editor Nathan Luzum tried one out for the first time and brought us along for the ride.  This is part one of a two-part series by The Chronicle about the electric scooters. Part two compares the speed of the two types of scooters on campus.  Hosted by Nathan Luzum Videography by Tessa Delgo and Jackson Muraika Edited by Bre Bradham


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Emmy's recap, Fall TV expectations: Recess Roundup

Were you surprised that VEEP got snubbed by the Emmy's for its final season? Mad that BoJack Horseman is ending? Our Recess writers and editors break down the latest arts and culture news in this week's Recess Roundup. Host: Jack Rubenstein Panelists: Ellenor Brown, Stephen Atkinson, Sydny Long Video: Bella Bann, Bre Bradham Editing: Bre Bradham


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A look inside Duke's new alumni and visitors center

Duke is opening the Karsh Alumni and Visitors Center at the corner of Duke University Road and Chapel Drive this semester. Take a look inside before the grand opening, and check out the new "front door" to campus. Hosted by Maria Morrison, health and science news department head Video by Isabelle Bann, staff videographer Edited by Bre Bradham, video editor


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Quentin Harris says he is 'really proud of Aaron' Young

After the Blue Devils beat Middle Tennessee State, Quarterback Quentin Harris talked about redshirt senior wide receiver Aaron Young's game and leadership. Check out the full story on the game here: https://www.dukechronicle.com/article/2019/09/duke-football-middle-tennessee-david-cutcliffe?ct=content_open&cv=cbox_featured


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Quarterback Quentin Harris talks about going for it on 4th down

During its rout of Middle Tennessee State University, the Blue Devils went for it twice on fourth downs and converted both. Quarterback Quentin Harris talked discussed going for it after the game. For more coverage of the game, check out the full story here: https://www.dukechronicle.com/article/2019/09/duke-football-middle-tennessee-david-cutcliffe?ct=content_open&cv=cbox_featured


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Football, volleyball power through weekend: Sportswrap

Sports Editor Derek Saul walks you through all the Blue Devils' biggest games from this past weekend and what to look forward to for the week of Sept. 9 to 15. Video by Bella Bann, staff videographer Editing by Bre Bradham, video editor


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Cutcliffe talks about Quentin Harris' first home victory as starting QB

Head Coach David Cutcliffe talked about Quentin Harris, who threw for 345 yards, and other standouts during the Blue Devils' win against North Carolina A&T. For the full story on the game: https://www.dukechronicle.com/article/2019/09/duke-football-north-carolina-a-and-t-home-opener-5d7457bb2c668?ct=content_open&cv=cbox_featured


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Cutcliffe 'understands why [NC A&T] wins championships'

Duke Football Head Coach David Cutcliffe talks about playing against North Carolina A&T after the Blue Devils beat the Aggies 45-13 in Wallace Wade Stadium Saturday. For the full story on the game: https://www.dukechronicle.com/article/2019/09/duke-football-north-carolina-a-and-t-home-opener-5d7457bb2c668?ct=content_open&cv=cbox_featured


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Duke alum Dan McCready runs for Congressional seat in special election

Dan McCready, Trinity '05, is running for the 9th District of North Carolina's congressional seat after losing to Republican challenger Mark Harris last November. After the State Board of Elections found evidence of fraud by a consultant tied to Harris' campaign and called for a new election in the district, McCready is on the campaign trail again before the Sept. 10 election, when he will face Republican State Senator Dan Bishop.