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Features Archive

The Difference an All-White Jury Makes

The Washington Post
May 31, 2016

In aftermath of Supreme Court ruling, Patrick Bayer explains the study that raised concerns

Does an All-White Jury Matter?

The Washington Post
May 31, 2016

Patrick Bayer: The racial composition of juries does, in fact, play a large role in trial outcomes

Topics for this story: Law, Opinion

3 Ways to Keep Summer Vacation Sustainable

May 31, 2016

Suggestions on how to be an “eco tourist” in Durham and abroad

Poland’s Battle Between Church and State

the Irish Times
May 27, 2016

Beth Holmgren on why the line separating church and state in Poland was erased

Topics for this story: Global, Opinion, Religion

Why We Need a Soda Tax

Medpage Today
May 27, 2016

Kelly Brownell: The government is acting in a responsible way to help protect public health

Saving Billions on Medical Care

May 27, 2016

Peter Ubel: Don't incentivize using expensive drugs over less expensive ones

Topics for this story: Health & Medicine, Opinion

Remembering Hiroshima

Scene on Radio
May 27, 2016

John Biewen looks at Hiroshima decades after it was leveled by an atomic bomb

Topics for this story: Global, Opinion

Duke Student Synthesizes Music & Machinery

May 27, 2016

Sophomore excites Moogfest visitors with his restoration of synthesizer

Academic Dean Sews Lasting Gift for Dorm

May 26, 2016

Sabrina Thomas designed quilt for Jarvis Residence Hall with student help

Crowdsourcing a Virtual Duke Chapel

May 25, 2016

Students, architectural historians use chapel to turn 2D photos into 3D models