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‘Your tent shouldn’t be a home, it should be a fallout shelter’: A tenter’s guide to K-Ville survival

(01/23/23 4:37am)

Krzyzewskiville is alive and well. Currently host to a plethora of tents and students that now inhabit the grounds, all of K-Ville is holding its breath in anticipation of the North Carolina men’s basketball game on Feb. 4. 



After fall housing shortage, Duke says it will have enough on-campus housing for spring

(12/08/22 2:17am)

After facing an on-campus housing shortage during the fall semester, Duke will have enough bed space for all students who apply for spring housing, according to Ali Harrison, senior associate dean for residence life.


Duke, Triangle community members mourn Xinjiang fire victims at vigil, express solidarity with China protests

(11/29/22 5:24am)

Over a hundred community members of the Duke and Triangle area gathered on the steps of the Chapel on Monday night for a candlelight vigil honoring the victims of a recent apartment fire in the Chinese city of Urumqi, the capital of the Xinjiang region.


Under QuadEx's 'all-gender housing model,' Baldwin Scholars lose female-only section this year

(11/17/22 3:52am)

Traditionally, Baldwin Scholars’ on-campus residential section in Few FF has only housed female-identifying students. But in a change brought about by QuadEx, Duke’s new living and learning initiative, several male students could select rooms in Baldwin’s section this year. 



'Too many people take voting for granted': Duke Democracy Day highlights youth voting as midterms near

(10/31/22 6:15am)

The North Carolina Young People’s Voting Alliance and Duke Votes collaborated to plan Duke Democracy Day, an Oct. 28 event intended to motivate students to vote in the upcoming midterm elections and engage in local, state and national politics. 



Undergrads on financial aid to receive 600 extra food points this year amid inflation, rising Duke Dining prices

(10/21/22 12:47am)

All undergraduate students receiving Duke grant aid through the Karsh Office of Undergraduate Financial Support received an additional 300 food points for the fall semester on Wednesday, according to a message sent to eligible students in DukeHub.





A finger on the pulse of campus: An afternoon with DSG President Lana Gesinsky

(09/08/22 3:22am)

The Bryan Center Plaza was strangely calm after a midday rain shower on Wednesday afternoon. Amid the typical bustle, Duke Student Government President Lana Gesinsky, a senior, sat at one of the few dry tables to make good on her campaign promise of creating Pulse Checks, a way for students to informally ask questions in-person and give feedback to DSG. 







‘It’s all about the people’: Trinity College Dean Valerie Ashby reflects on her time at Duke

(05/23/22 6:34am)

Valerie Ashby, dean of Duke's Trinity College of Arts and Sciences and the daughter of two high school teachers, was seemingly destined to be an educator. Now, after a seven-year tenure at Duke, Ashby has a wealth of memories, accomplishments and advice under her belt.