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When we don't know

“Why don’t you look it up for homework today?” was the response of my elementary school teacher whenever I raised my hand with a question too big to answer.

Students in Brown residence hall on East Campus found an injured fox at the underpass near Smith Warehouse and brought it back to the dormitory. The fox was later tested for rabies.

Not only fools rush in

There are several topics of conversation that accompany the start of spring semester (tell me more about abroad, juniors), but perhaps the biggest is the recruitment processes for the Interfraternity Council, Panhellenic Association, and Selective Living Groups that take place every January. 


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“And the people in the houses/ All went to the university/ Where they were put in boxes/ And they came out all the same/ And there’s doctors and lawyers/ And business executives/ And they’re all made out of ticky-tacky/ And they all look just the same.” 

Students in the incoming Class of 2021 have been active in their Facebook group. 

No one deserves to be at Duke

Duke is full of people who have an exaggerated sense of self-importance. Sometimes it seems like they have bought into the belief that they are the greatest thing since the sliced bread, or maybe even the quesadilla from Sazón.