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A Mexican Immigrant’s Journey to North Carolina

June 29, 2015

Duke's Forum for Publics and Scholars teams with the NY Times to tell a remarkable story

Topics for this story: Global, Politics & Public Policy

21st Century Solution to 21st Century Droughts

the Contra Costa Times
June 29, 2015

Lauren Patterson, Martin Doyle on the need for smart-meter technologies

Topics for this story: Environment & Sustainability, Opinion

3 Tips for a Fun, Safe July Fourth

June 29, 2015

Duke experts share ways to have fun and stay safe over the holiday weekend

Topics for this story: Dining, Employee Wellness, Odds & Ends, Staff

From Duke Authors, A Hammock of Summer Reads

June 26, 2015

Explore election trends, the rise of social media and the worldwide obsession with GDP

Obama Thinking With Heart, Not Head, on Ransom

The Hill
June 26, 2015

Charles Dunlap: Such financial support will prompt extremists to take more hostages

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

Duke Faculty On Supreme Court's Health Care Ruling

June 25, 2015

'A masterpiece of legal craft,' says law professor Neil Siegel

A Humanitarian Crisis the U.S. Can't Ignore

the News & Observer
June 25, 2015

Robin Kirk: Europe, U.S. need to do more to help with refugee resettlement

Topics for this story: Global, Opinion

A Need for 3.0

St. Louis Post-Dispatch
June 25, 2015

Peter Ubel: Now that Obamacare has been upheld, website needs to be improved

Study Hints at Why Parrots are Great Vocal Imitators

June 24, 2015

Regions of bird's brain likely duplicated at least 29 million years ago

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

Welcome to the Dawn of the Age of Robots

The Washington Post
June 24, 2015

Vivek Wadhwa: Amazing progress is being made in underlying hardware and software

Topics for this story: Engineering, Opinion