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Features Archive

A Student Speechwriter Finds Her Own Voice

May 13, 2016

Senior Shannon Beckham will give the student address at May 15 commencement

Topics for this story: Campus News, Students

Is U.S. Military Strategy in Middle East Working?

The Conversation
May 13, 2016

Charlie Dunlap says the perspective from the Middle East is not encouraging

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

Hillary Needs to Get Personal -- About Herself

Cleveland Plain Dealer
May 13, 2016

Bill Chafe on how Hillary Clinton can persuasively address voter trust issues

Topics for this story: Opinion, Politics & Public Policy

For Blair Holliday, One More Duke Milestone

May 13, 2016

Student will graduate after a jet skiing accident nearly cost him his life

Who Are the Honorary Degree Recipients?

May 12, 2016

Duke to honor internationally known leaders at commencement ceremony

Topics for this story: Campus News

Three Perspectives on the Chapel Opening

May 12, 2016

Sights and sounds from the ceremony and from the top of the chapel

Topics for this story: Buildings & Grounds, Campus News, Religion

Urban Life and the Risk to Children's Mental Health

May 11, 2016

New study sheds light on the link between urban living and psychosis in children

Sandcastles of Stars Make Stable Structures

Duke Research Blog
May 11, 2016

A simple experiment sheds light on the poorly understood physics of jamming

Topics for this story: Natural Sciences, Research, Students

Duke Horticulture Team Plants 27,000 Flowers

May 11, 2016

Eight employees help beautify the university and medical campuses for summer

Topics for this story: Buildings & Grounds, Odds & Ends, Staff

Stories From the Class of 2016

May 10, 2016

Twenty-three stories of learning, research and civic engagement

Topics for this story: Students