Duke Today Top Headlines http://today.duke.edu/headlines/rss en Teaching Computers to Create an Early Warning System for Kidney Disease https://www.dtmi.duke.edu/news/using-computers-create-early-warning-system-kidney-disease Tue, 28 Jul 2015 17:35:00 -0400 Duke Angel Network invests in newborn screening company Baebies Inc. https://entrepreneurship.duke.edu/news-item/duke-angel-network-invests-in-newborn-screening-company-baebies-inc/ Tue, 28 Jul 2015 16:46:00 -0400 Kristen Brown Named Associate VP of News, Communications and Media http://today.duke.edu/2015/07/brownavp Brown is currently assistant vice president for strategic communications and adviser to the provost at Caltech Tue, 28 Jul 2015 16:00:00 -0400 Duke professor says systemic issues in mental health system are ignored http://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/mental-health-experts-respond-carefully-mass-killings-32713165 Tue, 28 Jul 2015 15:46:00 -0400 Researchers create light-emitting device that flashes 90 billion times per second http://www.techtimes.com/articles/72296/20150727/researchers-create-light-emitting-device-flashes-90-billion-times-per.htm Tue, 28 Jul 2015 15:45:00 -0400 Mark Anthony Neal comments: President Obama's Kenya trip highlights roots and Africa policy http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/long-way-home-obamas-kenya-trip-highlights-roots-policy-n397436 Neal, Mark Anthony - African and African American Studies Tue, 28 Jul 2015 15:44:00 -0400 Michael Hardt discusses how new forms of social movements can make a difference http://www.salon.com/2015/07/26/the_american_empire_is_fading_out_these_are_the_biggest_challenges_to_creating_better_future/ Hardt, Michael - Literature Tue, 28 Jul 2015 15:41:00 -0400 Duke research: Let your fingers stroll down Yellow Pages' listings http://www.npr.org/2015/07/28/427018673/research-your-fingers-should-walk-farther-down-yellow-pages-listings Tue, 28 Jul 2015 15:41:00 -0400 Mark Anthony Neal comments: Sandra Bland’s death https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TEYAZ-qsMJY Neal, Mark Anthony - African and African American Studies Tue, 28 Jul 2015 15:40:00 -0400 Kerry Haynie comments: N.C. GOP chairman links Clinton to KKK http://www.wral.com/nc-gop-chairman-links-clinton-to-kkk/14797064/ Tue, 28 Jul 2015 15:38:00 -0400 Editorial: NIH research funding boost is a vital investment http://www.newsobserver.com/opinion/editorials/article29006218.html Tue, 28 Jul 2015 15:37:00 -0400 Reinvigorate Your Workout with ‘Fit in 15’ http://today.duke.edu/2015/07/lflfit Free employee wellness program returns in August Tue, 28 Jul 2015 14:51:00 -0400 Daniel Scheirer, long-time dean and health professions adviser, dies http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/bostonglobe/obituary.aspx?n=daniel-charles-scheirer&pid=175377984&fhid=16884 Tue, 28 Jul 2015 13:59:00 -0400 Chemicals In House Dust May Trigger Receptor Linked To Obesity https://nicholas.duke.edu/news/chemicals-house-dust-may-trigger-receptor-linked-obesity Tue, 28 Jul 2015 13:48:00 -0400 2015 John Hope Franklin Award Winners Immersed in Summer-Long Documentary Projects http://www.cdsporch.org/archives/24679 2015 John Hope Franklin Award Winners Tue, 28 Jul 2015 13:25:00 -0400 Duke in Pics: The Move to Rubenstein Library http://today.duke.edu/2015/07/librarymove Libraries staff transport collections, portraits and more for Rubenstein reopening Tue, 28 Jul 2015 13:10:00 -0400 Plant Light Sensors Came From Ancient Algae http://today.duke.edu/2015/07/plantlightsensors Plants’ ability to sense red light key to life on land Mon, 27 Jul 2015 21:04:00 -0400 News Tip: Experts Available to Discuss 10th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina http://today.duke.edu/2015/07/tip-katrina10thanniversary Hurricane Katrina struck the Gulf Coast on Aug. 29, 2005. Mon, 27 Jul 2015 20:00:00 -0400 News Tip: Pressing Need for Compromise on Turkish-Kurdish Issue, Duke Visiting Scholar Says http://today.duke.edu/2015/07/jphturleytip Turkey opened up a second front over the weekend Mon, 27 Jul 2015 18:58:00 -0400 Ancient Rome and Confederate Monuments http://www.newsobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article28451935.html Mary Boatwright: The Romans understood that negative lessons were also significant Mon, 27 Jul 2015 18:32:00 -0400