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DEMAN was founded in 2009 to help students network and find jobs or internships in arts-related fields. 

Virtual networking: A new season of DEMAN Live comes to Duke

Duke is no stranger to recruitment season, with each fall marked by visits from major banks, tech companies and consulting firms. But for students interested in the creative and entertainment industries, the traditional recruitment offerings give little opportunity to establish solid connections. 

For years, the talk show host has cautiously curated a public persona that revolves around kindness.

What's going on with Ellen?

The format of “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” is amusingly predictable. She brings someone onto the stage — preferably a child prodigy or a teacher in need of new classroom desks — and gifts them an impressive sum of money or a flat-screen TV.