Duke Today Top Headlines http://today.duke.edu/headlines/rss en The Influence of Cancer http://today.duke.edu/2014/09/influence-cancer Mon, 22 Sep 2014 02:32:00 -0400 Groundbreaking 'Cosby Show' www.philly.com/philly/opinion/20140921_Groundbreaking__Cosby_Show_.html Mark Anthony Neal: The Cosby Show, which first aired 30 years ago, was last of its breed Sun, 21 Sep 2014 14:47:00 -0400 Music as a Shared Language: DukeEngage Student Finds Connections in Gabon https://global.duke.edu/dukeengage-music-shared-language Sun, 21 Sep 2014 13:27:00 -0400 Duke Achieves 20.1 Percent Return on University Investments http://today.duke.edu/2014/09/trustees9-14 The investment returns and new gifts brought the university's endowment’s market value to $7.0 billion. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 14:22:00 -0400 Watch the 2014 Founders' Day Ceremony http://today.duke.edu/2014/09/watch-2014-founders-day-ceremony Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:12:00 -0400 I'll Have Some Cricket's Head With My Fondue http://today.duke.edu/2014/09/subnaturefood Humanities meal asks why one society's delicacy is another's stinky food Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:05:00 -0400 Social Entrepreneurship in Kenya http://today.duke.edu/showcase/mmedia/features/entrepreneurial-spirit/social-entrepreneurship-kenya/ A Duke MBA uses business skills to improve access to health care in Kenya Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:16:00 -0400 Bike Rack Restricting Ramp Access on Chapel Quad Relocated http://today.duke.edu/2014/09/bikerack Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:01:00 -0400 David Schanzer: Does Obama need permission to wage this war? http://www.pbs.org/newshour/updates/obama-need-permission-wage-war/ Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:46:00 -0400 Bruce Jentleson: Obama's ISIS strategy https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OvZsOVilBL0 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:45:00 -0400 Peter Feaver: A different fit for 'boots on the ground' in modern wars http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-09-19/a-different-fit-for-boots-on-the-ground-in-modern-wars.html Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:45:00 -0400 David Rohde comments: GOP holds Hagan to standard she used in 2008 http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/wireStory/gop-holds-hagan-standard-2008-25615055 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:44:00 -0400 Ebola outbreak: Bubonic plague 'provides clues to stop spread' of virus https://uk.news.yahoo.com/ebola-outbreak-bubonic-plague-provides-clues-stop-spread-102949008.html#oyw9cCO Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:43:00 -0400 How a failed experiment on rats sparked a billion-dollar infant-care breakthrough http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/09/18/major-science-breakthrough_n_5840036.html Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:42:00 -0400 Duke, UNC scientists make case for NIH funding http://www.newsobserver.com/2014/09/18/4161744_duke-scientists-make-case-for.html?rh=1 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:41:00 -0400 Mark Anthony Neal comments: The Cosby Show's hidden power http://www.bbc.com/culture/story/20140919-was-the-cosby-show-revolutionary Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:41:00 -0400 Helen Ladd, Ted Fiske: A hidden, drastic change in school funding http://www.newsobserver.com/2014/09/18/4162191/a-hidden-drastic-change-in-school.html?sp=/99/108/ Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:36:00 -0400 New Workshops Promote Science Communication http://today.duke.edu/2014/09/scicomm Science and Society launches program to help researchers engage policymakers and the public Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:58:00 -0400 Entrepreneurship is Necessary to Move Ideas Out of Academia https://www.dtmi.duke.edu/news-publications/entrepreneurship-week-2014-entrepreneurship-necessary-to-move-ideas-out-of-academia Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:38:00 -0400 A Hidden, Drastic Change in NC School Funding http://www.newsobserver.com/2014/09/18/4162191/a-hidden-drastic-change-in-school.html?sp=/99/108/ Helen Ladd, Ted Fiske: Growing districts no longer be guaranteed proportionate increase in funding Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:03:00 -0400