Duke Today Schools Feed https://today.duke.edu/ en Wed, 28 Feb 2024 03:12:10 -0500 Wed, 19 Jul 2023 07:30:14 -0400 Forward Together: Laughter and Ugly Sweaters Build Bonds at Pratt https://today.duke.edu/2023/07/forward-together-laughter-and-ugly-sweaters-build-bonds-pratt With fun events, the Pratt School of Engineering creates connections among staff, faculty and students Duke Today https://today.duke.edu/2023/07/forward-together-laughter-and-ugly-sweaters-build-bonds-pratt Wed, 19 Jul 2023 07:30:14 -0400 Duke Today Schools Feed Engineering|HR|Staff The Hard-Working Wheels at Duke https://today.duke.edu/2023/05/hard-working-wheels-duke Specialized vehicles help Duke’s workforce get important jobs done Duke Today https://today.duke.edu/2023/05/hard-working-wheels-duke Mon, 22 May 2023 08:06:41 -0400 Duke Today Schools Feed Duke Police|Engineering|Facilities|HR|Parking and Transportation|Staff Sanitation Lab Cleaning the World’s Water https://today.duke.edu/2023/03/sanitation-lab-cleaning-worlds-water <div class="wp-block-dt-story-meta-plus-text"><div class="wp-block-dt-intro"><p class="text">This story is part of the <a href="https://today.duke.edu/2023/03/series-climate-research">Climate Research Series</a></p></div><p>Brian Hawkins, an associate professor at Duke University, and his team are designing a self-contained toilet that requires no infrastructure, can reclaim water for flushing, washing, and irrigation, and can reuse nutrients removed from the water. Their work has taken on added urgency as the climate changes and water becomes even</p></div> Duke Today https://today.duke.edu/2023/03/sanitation-lab-cleaning-worlds-water Tue, 21 Mar 2023 17:13:31 -0400 Duke Today Schools Feed Climate Change|Engineering|Pratt School of Engineering Meet the Winners of the 2022 DST Launch Seed Grants https://today.duke.edu/2022/08/meet-winners-2022-dst-launch-seed-grants Comprising eight teams from across Duke, 20 faculty recognized for high-impact interdisciplinary projects Duke Today https://today.duke.edu/2022/08/meet-winners-2022-dst-launch-seed-grants Tue, 23 Aug 2022 11:30:00 -0400 Duke Today Schools Feed Awards and Honors|Biology|Biomedical Engineering|Chemistry|Civil and Environmental Engineering|Duke Global Health Institute|Electrical and Computer Engineering|Engineering|Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies|Mathematics|Natural Sciences|Nicholas Institute for Energy, Environment & Sustainability|Pratt School of Engineering|Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences|Public Policy Studies|Research|Sanford School of Public Policy|School of Medicine|Social Science Research Institute|Surgery|Trinity College of Arts & Sciences Duke Announces Winners of the 2022 DST Spark Seed Grants https://today.duke.edu/2022/07/duke-announces-winners-2022-dst-spark-seed-grants Nine early- to mid-career faculty from across campus and the School of Medicine are recognized for pursuing new directions and ideas to enhance novel research and scholarship at Duke Duke Today https://today.duke.edu/2022/07/duke-announces-winners-2022-dst-spark-seed-grants Wed, 20 Jul 2022 05:00:00 -0400 Duke Today Schools Feed Awards and Honors|Biology|Biomedical Engineering|Biostatistics & Bioinformatics|Cell Biology|Computer Science|Department of Medicine|Economics|Engineering|Marine Science and Conservation|Molecular Genetics and Microbiology|Natural Sciences|Neurobiology|Nicholas Institute for Energy, Environment & Sustainability|Orthopaedics|Public Policy Studies|Research Blue Devil of the Week: Unlocking the Capabilities of Communications Systems https://today.duke.edu/2022/04/blue-devil-week-unlocking-capabilities-communications-systems Professor Henry Pfister helps prove the limits of codes crucial to optimizing essential technologies Duke Today https://today.duke.edu/2022/04/blue-devil-week-unlocking-capabilities-communications-systems Sun, 17 Apr 2022 22:04:04 -0400 Duke Today Schools Feed Electrical and Computer Engineering|Engineering|Faculty|HR|Mathematics|Research|Staff A Life Dream: Running the Boston Marathon https://today.duke.edu/2022/04/life-dream-running-boston-marathon At age 62, staff member Mark Walters will run the marathon on April 18 Duke Today https://today.duke.edu/2022/04/life-dream-running-boston-marathon Wed, 13 Apr 2022 08:26:23 -0400 Duke Today Schools Feed Employee Wellness|Engineering|Healthy Duke|HR|Pratt School of Engineering|Staff Your Spring Guide to Outdoor Campus Spots https://today.duke.edu/2022/03/your-spring-guide-outdoor-campus-spots Duke’s ‘collection of memorable places’ includes beautiful spaces to work, enjoy lunch, take a break and more Duke Today https://today.duke.edu/2022/03/your-spring-guide-outdoor-campus-spots Mon, 21 Mar 2022 09:05:20 -0400 Duke Today Schools Feed Biology|Buildings & Grounds|Dining|Divinity School|Duke Gardens|Employee Wellness|Engineering|Facilities|Faculty|Healthy Duke|HR|Physics|School of Medicine|Staff Sound-Induced Electric Fields Control the Tiniest Particles https://today.duke.edu/2021/06/sound-induced-electric-fields-control-tiniest-particles <div id="block-duke-today-story-blocks-duke-today-story-block" class="block block-duke-today-story-blocks contextual-links-region"><div class="content"> </div></div> Duke Today https://today.duke.edu/2021/06/sound-induced-electric-fields-control-tiniest-particles Wed, 23 Jun 2021 09:58:18 -0400 Duke Today Schools Feed Engineering|Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science $100 Million to Advance Duke Science and Technology Research https://today.duke.edu/2021/06/100-million-advance-duke-science-and-technology-research <div id="block-duke-today-story-blocks-duke-today-story-block" class="block block-duke-today-story-blocks contextual-links-region"><div class="content"> </div></div> Duke Today https://today.duke.edu/2021/06/100-million-advance-duke-science-and-technology-research Mon, 07 Jun 2021 15:17:20 -0400 Duke Today Schools Feed Basic Science Departments|Engineering|Faculty|Natural Sciences|Nicholas School of the Environment|Philanthropy & Development|Pratt School of Engineering|School of Medicine|Trinity College of Arts & Sciences