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Editorial: Duke let off easy

Two years after the University was assessed punitive damages of $2 million for discriminating against Heather Sue Mercer--a woman who tried out for a position as placekicker on the football team in...


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Editorial: English course changes

Last month, the University approved a reorganization of the English department's curriculum, trying to model it in part on the freshman FOCUS program with a cluster of courses grouped around a...


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Editorial: We hardly knew ya

The recent decision by Kappa Sigma fraternity to disaffiliate itself in the face of irreconcilable pressures from both the University and its national organization is the latest in a series of...