If you are feeling stressed out by this war — even if friends and family are safe — you are not alone. Your stress is legitimate.
Halloween is just fast fashion on steroids — and even that feels like an understatement.
A well-designed liberal arts curriculum should be such that liberal arts students enjoying and exploring liberal arts naturally finish them, without even checking the ‘Degree Progress’ tab on Dukehub.
Instead of continually applying the duct tape of real estate acquisitions to the gushing pipe of the student housing shortage, Duke needs to address the root cause of the problem: the university’s residential model.
In preparation for the Centennial, we have converted West Campus into an immersive construction experience.
Even Duke launched a Center for Integrated Psychedelic Science in 2022 to explore the therapeutic effects of hallucinogens, ketamine, and MDMA.
Never have I seen Abele Quad in such a state — goalposts in the grass abutting the Social Sciences Building, jury-rigged wires and camera equipment on buildings, a big old TV set in the middle of the West Campus bus stop.
It is contradictory and discriminatory in itself to prioritize one group over another.
We see careers as linear — where each job must lead perfectly to the next. So, understandably, we think what we pick for our first role in the professional world is crucial, forever closing and opening doors.