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Features Archive

Meet the Holiday Cookie Contest Winners

December 18, 2014

Professor wins best overall in Working@Duke’s first holiday cookie contest

The Couple that Dresses the Chapel for Christmas

December 17, 2014

The Fergusons' decorations bring 'life and love and light' to the chapel 

Is Pop Culture Making Us 'Meh' About Torture?

Dame Magazine
December 16, 2014

Robin Kirk says despite what TV may portray, torture makes us less safe

Topics for this story: Opinion

Divinity School Professorship

December 16, 2014

William McCutchen and Irene Lilly McCutchen, both '62, give $1.5 million to Duke's Center for Reconciliation


Quiz: Do You Know the Top Stories of 2014?

December 16, 2014

Win a prize by correctly ranking the year’s most-read Duke Today stories

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

Beautiful Images, Inspiring Research

December 16, 2014

An eye-catching look back at the best research photography of 2014

Gun Control Movement Two Years After Sandy Hook

the Washington Post
December 16, 2014

Kristin Goss: Gun-control movement has new momentum, but also faces significant challenges

Topics for this story: Opinion, Politics & Public Policy

Duke Outlines Plan for Severe Winter Weather

December 16, 2014

Faculty, staff encouraged to avoid campus shortcuts during winter storms

Ban Plastic Bags, Save the Leatherback Turtle

the Sacramento Bee
December 15, 2014

Claire Gonzales: Plastic debris in the world's oceans not only pollutes, but also entangles marine animals

Topics for this story: Environment & Sustainability, Opinion

A Q&A with Duke's New Provost

December 15, 2014

Sally Kornbluth goes from Duke lab leader to provost in 20 years