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At Duke University's Perkins Library this month, the classics were all there: "The Grapes of Wrap," ''Catsup in the Rye," ''Werthering Heights," ''A Wrinkle in Lime."
The Apothecary, a blog about health care and entitlement reform, is edited by Avik Roy, a Senior Fellow at the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research and a former health-care policy adviser to Mitt Romney.
In the past decade China has not only become a magnet for overseas university students, it has also seen the launch of a growing number of management and finance programmes in the English language.
Education: B.S., Biology, Fairleigh Dickinson University; Ph.D., Cell biology, State University of New York at Buffalo; postdoctoral studies in cell and developmental biology, Duke University Four candidates are vying in the Republican primary to be nominated as the challenger to Democratic U.S. Rep. William Keating in the 9th Congressional ... (more)
Sherry Venezia poses a question to John Hodgson, project director of the Davis Innovation Center, during a community meeting Thursday at city chambers.
The history of ancient Judaism , as it is written in Bible, is revealed in the Old Testament course, lead by Professor Amy-Jill Levine from Duke University.
A judge has allowed lawyers for the city a look at the employment history with another area police force of a former Durham Police Department lieutenant who's now suing the city for wrongful termination.
New students at San Diego State University watch a video on sexual consent during an orientation meeting, Aug. 1, 2014, in San Diego.
A woman walks with orphans at an orphanage in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Policy makers have long called for orphanages to be taken out of institutions and placed foster families, but one study from Duke University is challenging that notion.
Grade inflation is a serious problem in colleges and universities, contends Thomas Lindsay in a new report for the Texas Public Policy Foundation.
A new LGBTQ-inclusive question on Duke's admissions supplement puts the University among the first to explicitly mention sexual orientation and gender identity on its application.
Ever wondered why we stop talking and moving altogether when we want to listen carefully to someone? This strategy helps us hear better by preventing unwanted sounds generated by our own movements! Indirect evidence has long suggested that the brain's motor cortex, which controls movement, somehow influences the auditory cortex, which gives rise to ... (more)
Duke University faculty will participate in a town hall forum on Monday about the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.
Over countless lifetimes, humans have sought the secret of immortality - or at least how to live a really, really long time.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 01:40 am
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