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Greener Mines

Dylan Orion Burge PhD'11 uses herbs to extract pollutants from abandoned mines

Duke Targets ‘Zero Waste’ at Football Games

New recycling and composting program starts during Aug. 30 home opener

Duke Magazine

Without Enemies

Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove M.Div.'06 explores why finding the way home is never "safe" 

From the Archives: Evolution of the Blue Devil Mascot

The Duke team nickname could have been the Grizzlies or Badgers

Alumni Voices

In many ways, the immigrant experience can be a lonely one. In the beginning, survival means clutching for similarities in a world of differences. 

Duke Magazine

On a morning in early 2006, Don Byrne walked through an overgrown field of grass. Alongside trudged his father, who, despite the early hour, carried a bottle of Jameson Irish whiskey. At the highest point on the land, the two men paused. It was here that they wanted to drill the well. In a makeshift christening, they sprinkled the land with liquor.


Blue Devils in the Spotlight


MacLeod, superintendent of Independence National Historical Park in Philadelphia, joins Great Smoky Mountains National Park on June 1.


Gray's next steps after graduation? Onto the Connecticut Sun's court. In April, the Suns drafted the Duke basketball point guard.


Furman University's 12th and first female president is an alumna. Davis will take office at the South Carolina university on July 1.


In January, Silver began his first year as NBA commissioner, succeeding the former commissioner of 30 years David Stern.