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Lawmakers Failing U.S. Veterans on Mental Health Help

the News & Observer
October 29, 2014

Marine Corps vet Patrick Nevins says more must be done to stem the number of veteran suicides

Topics for this story: Opinion, Politics & Public Policy

Same Votes, Different Districts Would Change Results

October 29, 2014

Mathematicians' study bolsters call for non-partisan redistricting reform

Mind Over Matter

October 28, 2014

Miguel Nicolelis’ quest to harness the power of the brain went through the World Cup

Topics for this story: Faculty, Health & Medicine, Research

Panic and Precaution: Ebola and the Outbreak Narrative

The Conversation
October 28, 2014

Priscilla Wald: We need to start by telling the story of the Ebola threat differently

Topics for this story: Global, Health & Medicine, Opinion

Rolling! Faculty Enhance Their Video Skills

October 28, 2014

Duke Digital Initiative’s ViTaL training helps faculty members strengthen their video lectures

A Marriage of Philosophy and Neuroscience

October 27, 2014

The two fields rarely work together despite common interests. A seminar tries to change that

Students Discuss Title IX and Gender-Based Violence

October 27, 2014

Title IX can be used broadly against gender-based discrimination

Topics for this story: Campus News, Diversity, Students

Engineers Get Their Groove On

October 26, 2014

Bass Connections class brings together engineering, dance and theater students

Duke Parents and Students Share their Favorites

October 25, 2014

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

Topics for this story: Alumni, Students

Priscilla Wald on Media Treatment of Ebola

October 23, 2014

Expert on epidemic coverage stresses need to address poverty