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Weekend Marathon Will Have Students Hacking For Social Good

November 10, 2014

HackDuke will bring 500 people together this weekend to find solutions to social problems

Topics for this story: Students, Technology & Computing

Travel Buddies

New York Times
November 10, 2014

Anouska d'Abo '14 and the Tripr app team are turning strangers into travelers

Topics for this story: Alumni, Global, Technology & Computing

Discount Tickets to Three Duke Football Games

November 10, 2014

Employees can save as Duke plays Virginia Tech, UNC and Wake Forest

Topics for this story: Athletics, Benefits, Discounts, Staff

Why Remember Berlin’s Wall of Shame?

the Jerusalem Post
November 7, 2014

William Donahue recounts why a pastor fought to preserve the Berlin Wall 25 years ago

Topics for this story: Humanities & Social Sciences, Opinion

The Blue Devil Halloween Photo Contest Winner Is…

November 6, 2014

More than 1,300 votes cast, 41 photos submitted in the 4th annual contest

Topics for this story: Faculty, Staff

The Disease of Being Busy

On Being
November 6, 2014

Omid Safi: The disease of being “busy” is spiritually destructive to our health and well-being

Topics for this story: Opinion

Advance Directive on Holiday Menu

the (Lakeland, Fla.) Ledger
November 6, 2014

Mimi Jenko: A directive lets family members know your wishes in case of health care emergency

Topics for this story: Health & Medicine, Opinion

Denying Problems When We Don’t Like the Solutions

November 6, 2014

Duke study sheds light on why conservatives, liberals disagree so vehemently

Topics for this story: News Releases

A Campus Stream Finds a New Way

November 6, 2014

A year later, stream restoration project gives nature a new hold along Campus Drive