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Is There a Bomb in Your Suitcase?

On Being
November 21, 2014

Omid Safi on how to respond to a blatantly prejudicial question

Topics for this story: Opinion

Runway Ripoffs: How Native American fashion is Misused, Misinterpreted

November 20, 2014

Experts addressed ethics in indigenous peoples fashion

The Student Behind 2014 Duke Art Festival

November 20, 2014

Junior Justin Sandulli's arts leadership in and out of the classroom 

Topics for this story: Arts, Students

Brains Transform Remote Threats Into Anxiety

The Conversation
November 20, 2014

Kevin LaBar: A balance between precaution and heedless communication is important in trying times

Topics for this story: Health & Medicine, Opinion

Let the 'Grand Strategy' Debate Begin

The Hill
November 20, 2014

Bruce Jentleson: Base U.S. foreign policy on what solves problems, not what resonates rhetorically

Topics for this story: Global, Opinion, Politics & Public Policy

Duke in Pics: Duke-UNC Football Rivalry

November 20, 2014

Football fans have packed the stadium for decades to watch the teams face off

A Hopeful Homecoming

The Standard
November 19, 2014

Duke Senior Laxmi Rajak returns to Nepal to research educational inequality

Topics for this story: Philanthropy & Development, Students

How to Fix America’s Crumbling Bridges

The Conversation
November 19, 2014

Henry Petroski: About one in four U.S. bridges is classified as functionally obsolete or structurally deficient

Topics for this story: Engineering, Opinion