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Four Students Save Popular Duke Professor 1

September 15, 2015

Professor suffers sudden cardiac arrest in Perkins Library on Sept. 7

Scott Winton's Fine-Feathered Life

September 14, 2015

For Ph.D. student, birds are a hobby, a career and an obsession

Employees See Shutout at Kickoff Celebration

September 14, 2015

Duke Football moves to 2-0 in front of nearly 34,000 at home

Topics for this story: Athletics, Staff

Do You Want To Die At Home?

the Los Angeles Times
September 14, 2015

Haider Javed Warraich: Dying in one's bed is a privilege that many do not have

Topics for this story: Health & Medicine, Opinion

Get Your Free Flu Shot

September 14, 2015

Join Duke’s “Fight the Flu” campaign by getting vaccinated

Nominate a Colleague for Supervisor Training

September 14, 2015

Duke’s First Time Supervisor Program begins in November

Topics for this story: Staff, Training & Development

Refugee Crisis Exposes Flaws in EU Fundamentals

the Philadelphia Inquirer
September 11, 2015

Thomas Pfau: Ongoing crisis poses greatest threat yet to European Union

Topics for this story: Faculty/postdoc, Humanities, English, Global, Opinion

Depressed People Find Aid in Students' 'Mood Tools'

September 11, 2015

Students combine gift of technology and counseling to create popular app

Breaking Good News Can Be Hard

the New York Times
September 11, 2015

Haider Javed Warraich: Good medical news can come with some grave caveats or concerns 

Topics for this story: Health & Medicine, Opinion

After Nature: New Thinking on Politics and Culture

September 10, 2015

In new book, Purdy traces critical changes in our relationship with the natural world