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Parting Shots

My time at Duke is almost over. I turned in my thesis last Friday and spent the weekend packing up to move to New York next month. Like any school experience, mine has had its ups and downs, but...


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It could happen to you

Last week, members of the men's lacrosse team were asked to submit to DNA tests to determine whether any of them had been involved in the rape of a woman at a party March 13 at a residence shared...


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A woman's place

I should know better than to watch prime-time television. One show Friday night bothered my more feminist sensibilities-on Ghost Whisperer, a dead boy was haunting his mother and baby sister. The...


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Keeping up with the Stanfords

Pursuing a graduate or professional degree can be a great stage of life. This is an opportunity to develop as a leader in a chosen field and to develop as a person. Students can attend informative...


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Singing praises to his name

What will you do during next Monday's holiday? Catch up on homework or reading? Work? Sleep? I've always seen holidays as an opportunity for uninterrupted data collection myself.


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Regaining confidence

Like almost all graduate students, I have gone through times when I thought that I was not cut out for grad school. Completing a graduate or professional degree is hard.


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Got parking?

Graduate school isn't much use to those who cannot reach the campus on a daily basis for classes, research or teaching.


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