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Duke Parents and Students Share their Favorites

Three Duke families share their favorite memories and campus spots in honor of Family Weekend 2014.

Advancing the Arts

Filmmaker Ryan White '04 is among 34 people awarded $50,000 grant from United States Artists 

New President

The University of Florida selects Cornell University Provost W. Kent Fuchs ‘77 as its twelfth president

Dancing and Learning at Homecoming

More than 2,000 alumni were on campus for Homecoming Weekend

Alumni Voices

A native of Shawnee Mission, Kan., Mr. Newhouse felt drawn to survey research after hearing Peter Hart and Patrick Caddell, both Democratic pollsters, speak at one of his undergraduate classes.

Duke Magazine

During the hot, humid summers spent on her grandmother’s farm in Randolph County, North Carolina, Terrie Moffitt witnessed the endless universal loop of creation and destruction. She and her fourteen cousins delighted in bottle-feeding calves and finding nests of baby rabbits, learned to spot snakes camouflaged in garden rows, suffered the painful curse of poison ivy. Nature, in all its majesty and violence, gave rise to discoveries both wondrous and frightening. 


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.