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Elizabeth Rudisill


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Dirty little secrets

I've used the words "incompetent" and "irrelevant" to describe Duke Student Government-but "corrupt?" That's just crazy. Or so I thought. Three recent events and one from the beginning of the...


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Don't be safe

In any given Duke Student Government race, there are certain types of qualified individuals. There are outsiders who feel DSG needs reform, insiders who feel they have more experience and leaders...


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All in on DSG

Almost all the candidates for DSG executive positions this year are qualified and could do a great job in the positions they're running for. They can all sell themselves, and I'm not here to do...


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On Hate

Lately, I've been having trouble with my Hate. For me, a lifelong Dukie and ABC (Anybody But Carolina) fan, this is very troubling. Usually, I can spew venom about Carolina on command. So why is it...


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Courage and conviction

President Richard Brodhead had his annual "conversation" with Duke Student Government and the Graduate and Professional Student Council Monday night. Brodhead was his usual part-Yogi Bear,...


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Dockery for president

If you're like me, you've probably watched The Shot II about 50 times by now. "Dockery at the buzzer-.YOU'VE GOT TO BE KIDDING ME!" Yes, it was one of the greatest moments of my life, too.


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Vague wishin'

In the spring of 1975, Associated Students of Duke University presidential candidate Rick Glaser ran on the issues of increased communication, revamping the distribution of student fees and...

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