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Martha Monserrate on Engineering and Duke's Traditions

Trustee, founder of Given Limb Foundation, delivers annual Founders' Day address

A Second Shot at That Class That Got Away

O'Barr hopes alumni who missed his class while students will take the online version

Duke's Entrepreneurial Alumni

Meet some of Duke's most entrepreneurial alums

MacArthur Genuises

Craig Gentry '95 and Khaled Mattawa PhD'09 are among recipients of prestigious 2014 MacArthur Foundation fellowships

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.

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Blue Devils in the Spotlight

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

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

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

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