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IT Alert: Inbound Calls to Duke Not Connecting

July 22, 2015

In case of emergency, call Duke Police at (919) 684-2444 using campus landline phone

Topics for this story: Technology & Computing

The Earlier The Better: Bystander CPR Saves Lives

July 22, 2015

Duke study confirms intervention prior to EMS arrival makes a difference

The Reimagined Workspace

July 22, 2015

Unconventional design at Duke encourages colleague collaboration

Stress ‘Sweet Spot’ Differs for Mellow vs. Hyper Dogs

July 21, 2015

In dogs and people, the right amount of stress depends on disposition

Searching for an All-Star Employee

July 21, 2015

Nominations now accepted for this season’s honorary Duke Football employee captain

Topics for this story: Athletics, Campus News, Odds & Ends, Staff

Gut Worms Protect Babies’ Brains From Inflammation

July 20, 2015

What's in mom’s gut could help protect her baby’s brain

Topics for this story: Health & Medicine, News Releases, Research

Duke Continues Roll as ‘Great College to Work For’

July 20, 2015

Chronicle of Higher Education recognizes Duke for eight-straight years

Discrimination’s Toxic Effect on Health

the News & Observer
July 20, 2015

Laura Richman: Supreme Court victory will not end discrimination for LGBT communities

Topics for this story: Opinion

War Crimes and Rwandan Realities

the New York Times
July 20, 2015

Stephen Smith: Rwanda's president can’t leave office without risking arraignment

Topics for this story: Global, Opinion

Centuries-Old Shipwreck Discovered Off NC Coast

July 17, 2015

Scientific sonar spots unknown shipwreck, possibly dating to the American Revolution