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Political Lessons from Presidential Campaign Buttons

February 12, 2016

Ken Hubbard's collection of campaign memorabilia offers a look into elections long ago

Love Is a Universal Language at Duke

February 11, 2016

Faculty show the many ways of saying 'I Love You' at the university

Topics for this story: Faculty, Humanities & Social Sciences

Will Zika Move Catholics to Reconsider Birth Control?

The Washington Post
February 11, 2016

Doctoral student Travis Knoll says there may be room for compromise

Topics for this story: Global, Opinion, Religion

Vice President Visits to Discuss Cancer 'Moonshot'

February 10, 2016

Joe Biden toured Duke labs, held roundtable discussion with researchers, caregivers

Will Robots Steal Our Jobs?

February 10, 2016

A Duke Ph.D. candidate in Computational Biology and Bioinformatics takes a sobering look at how technology may make a lot of jobs obsolete

Topics for this story: Opinion, Technology & Computing

Elite's Impatience with the Sanders' Campaign

Dissent
February 9, 2016

Jed Purdy: The dismissal of Sanders offers a whole picture of politics

Topics for this story: Opinion, Politics & Public Policy

When Philadelphia Fought a Yellow Fever Epidemic

February 9, 2016

Library exhibit traces response of 1793 epidemic through letters of Dr. Benjamin Rush

Student Reports from DKU

February 9, 2016

Great friendships, strong academics in China Semester Abroad

Topics for this story: Global, Students