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Virus messages grow in number

If 'checking your e-mail' has become a euphemism for 'deleting virus warnings,' you're not alone--Duke students, faculty members and staff may receive as many as 20 virus warnings a day.


Employees react to lawsuit

With charges pending against Local 77 that the union did not fulfill its obligations to its constituents during summer contract negotiations, members of the 950-person union are expressing mixed...


Committee readies provost review

When Peter Lange took over as provost in July 1999, other than the need for a new long-term strategic plan, further development of the sciences and enhanced technology in the classroom, one thing...


Trick or treat!

Paola and Josecarlos Delgado visit East Campus one day before Halloween in search of candy. Several witches, goblins and other frightening spooks haunted Duke students on their way to class.


Bowles aims for return to D.C.

With his large, round glasses and quiet demeanor, Erskine Bowles is hardly an imposing presence. But through his work in the private sector and in Washington, D.C.


IFC proposes ending 'dorm storming'

As the Interfraternity Council prepares to make changes in the recruitment process next week, it seems the days of "dorm storming"--when upperclassmen fraternity brothers swarmed East Campus to...