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One year later: Looking back on a year changed by the pandemic

(03/08/21 11:04am)

During a year of changes and challenges, we at The Chronicle have been honored to continue our mission to serve the Duke community. In the 116 years since we began publication, the coronavirus pandemic is one of the events that has most disrupted life at Duke and the way we report on it. As we near the one-year anniversary of Duke’s March 10, 2020, announcement that classes would move online, we’re stepping back and considering how much our campus and community have changed. This special edition highlights just a few of the challenges our community rose to meet over the course of the past year. 

Passing through a tunnel

(02/12/21 6:43am)

I like tunnels. Tunnels were veins leading to Boston’s Logan International Airport. Every summer, they coursed with anticipation, that thrill of navigating a crowded airport and lifting off the runway and beginning something new. Eventually, passing through a tunnel—that temporary eclipse, the re-emergence into light—became an act of wonder. You go in. You come out. In between, maybe, the world changes. I liked to imagine that other side. Who would greet us there? What worlds might we be entering?