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Blue Devil of the Week Archive

Helping Duke Women Become Self-Assured

January 26, 2015

Stephanie Helms Pickett of Duke Women’s Center mentors students, organizes campus programs

Topics for this story: Duke Leadership, Staff

Duke Symphony Orchestra’s Maestro

January 19, 2015

Conductor Harry Davidson keeps the university ensemble in tune

Topics for this story: Arts, Faculty, Staff

Admissions Officer Stays in Step

January 12, 2015

Ashley Taylor performs throughout the region with other salsa dancers

Topics for this story: Staff, Students

Supporting Duke Patients and Hollywood Writers

January 5, 2015

When he’s not performing surgery, Oren Gottfried guides medical dramas

Topics for this story: Faculty, Health & Medicine, Staff, Students

Poetry in Motion

December 22, 2014

Paris Andrew loves writing poetry and even met Maya Angelou

Topics for this story: Arts, Odds & Ends, Staff

Herding a Love for Animals

December 15, 2014

David Schmidt has a newfound appreciation for goat farming

Topics for this story: Faculty, Staff

A One-Woman Band in Academics, Music

December 8, 2014

Edna Andrews teaches in three Duke departments and plays five instruments

Big Research Based on Tiny Molecules

December 1, 2014

Jiyong Hong’s Duke research helps develop drugs for cancer, autoimmune diseases

Topics for this story: Faculty, Health & Medicine, Staff, Students

Connecting the Many Cultures of Duke

November 24, 2014

J’nai Adams plans programs and advises students in support of an inclusive campus

Topics for this story: Diversity, Faculty, Staff, Students

Serving as ‘Chief Cheerleader’

November 17, 2014

Larry Moneta predicted he’d end up in student affairs on a North Carolina campus