Duke University Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. How turning down the heat makes a baby turtle maleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | Science Blog

    ... part of the biological "thermometer" that turns a developing turtle male or female. According to a team at Duke University and Zhejiang Wanli University in China, the explanation lies not in the DNA sequence itself - the A's, T's, C's and G's - but ...

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  2. Judge overseeing opioid suits seeks steps to address crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | Morning Journal

    ... Cuyahoga and Summit. Polster said Thursday those trials could be an to settlement talks. Francis McGovern, a Duke University law professor appointed as a special master to help oversee negotiations, said both sides have been McGovern said a meeting ...

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  3. McKenzie, longtime City Road pastor, to retireRead the original story

    Thursday May 10 | The Daily Advance

    ... United Methodist Church, gave the morning message. Prior to coming to City Road, the Davidson College and Duke University School of Divinity graduate served appointments between 1975 and 1983 at First United Methodist Church in Elizabeth City, Mount ...

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  4. Spencer - LMDRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | Patriot League

    Pat Spencer recorded another first for a Loyola University Maryland men's lacrosse player on Thursday when he was named a finalist for the Tewaaraton Award for the second time. Spencer is one of five finalists for the honor that will be announced on May 31, 2018, at the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C. He is joined as a finalist by the University of Denver's Trevor Baptiste, Duke University's Justin Guterding, University of Maryland's Connor Kelly and Yale University's Ben Reeves.

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  5. Why alligators and sharks are making a comeback in the CarolinasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    A new study out of Duke University said alligators on beaches and mountain lions in the Piedmont could become the new norm. A new study out of Duke University said alligators on beaches and mountain lions in the Piedmont could become the new norm.

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  6. Duke coffee shop employees fired after university VP complains about rap songRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | WBTV

    Two Duke University coffee shop employees said they lost their jobs over a rap song, and they believe the university owes them an apology. On Friday, a high ranking Duke University official walked into a coffee shop on campus.

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  7. A 'disturbing trend': Duke president issues statement following coffee shop firingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | WRAL.com

    - Three days after two baristas were fired from a coffee shop on Duke University's campus, President Vincent Price issued a statement linking that clash of cultures - a Duke vice president was offended by rap lyrics playing over the coffeeshop sound ...

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  8. Duke president apologizes for coffee shop incident, says university has work to do on raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | HeraldSun.com

    Duke University President Vincent Price apologized Thursday for a campus climate marred by recent racial incidents, and he said he was sorry a senior administrator's complaint about rap music at a coffee shop got two baristas fired. In an email to students, faculty and staff Thursday, Price said: "Something has to change," adding, "I will simply say that I am deeply sorry that we are not where we want to be as a university."

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  9. Pepper-spray scare has San Jose parents looking for answersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... can last nearly an hour. Possibly. A 1999 report on the health effects of pepper spray by researchers at Duke University and the University of North Carolina says that some OC sprays which contain chemicals like Freon or methylene chloride to propel ...

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  10. Former Beckley Mayor Passes Away At 67 Years OldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | WOAY

    Emmett Pugh, 67, passed away at Duke University in North Carolina where he was on life support. Family members say Pugh passed away peacefully surrounded by his family.

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  11. Women's pelvic floor surgery not always long-term fixRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | UPI

    ... we'll have to revisit," added Jelovsek, an instructor in the department of obstetrics and gynecology at Duke University in Durham, N.C. About one-third of women in the United States have pelvic floor disorder. The "pelvic floor" refers to the ...

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  12. Trump on Kim Jong-un: Once a 'Madman,' Now a 'Very Honorable' LeaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | The New York Times

    ... president went further in both directions than others have," said Peter D. Feaver, a political scientist at Duke University who was a national security official under George W. Bush. "I think that's a reflection of his belief that we have to break ...

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  13. Duke University President Vincent E. Price Apologizes for Young Dolph-GateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | Independent Weekly

    Duke University President Vincent E. Price released a statement Thursday afternoon addressing a number of recent issues on Duke's campus that indicate "the absence of respect for others," he wrote, including the firing of two employees of the Joe Van Gogh coffee shop on campus after Larry Moneta, Duke's vice president for student affairs, complained to their employers that they were playing an inappropriate song. "I am, in particular, sorry that the words of one of my senior administrators recently resulted in two individuals working for one of our on-campus vendors losing their jobs," Price wrote.

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  14. MRI Maps of Brain's Visual Cortex Connectivity Point to Mental IllnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | Medgadget

    Researchers at Duke University may have identified a way of predicting future onset of mental illness. They used magnetic resonance imaging to study how various parts of the brain communicate with each other.

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  15. Pompano tip sheet handicapper Ed Ransom diesRead the original story

    Thursday May 10 | HarnesRacing

    ... in the small town of Walton, N.Y., on Feb. 14, 1941, and was educated in New York before graduating from Duke University in 1965. Having taken an interest in law, he attended Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law, graduating from that ...

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  16. Duke walk-on Besser to bike across the US for charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | USA Today

    One Duke men's basketball walk-on will spend his summer biking on _ and on and on, all across the country Duke walk-on Besser to bike across the US for charity One Duke men's basketball walk-on will spend his summer biking on _ and on and on, all across the country Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2IdyzOd Brennan Besser speaks with members of the media on campus at Duke University in Durham, N.C., Thursday, May 10, 2018. The Duke men's basketball walk-on will spend the summer on a rather long walk _ and run and bike ride.

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  17. Edward Ransom, 77, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | HarnessLink.com

    's iconic handicapper, Ed Ransom, 77, passed away recently at North West Hospital in Coral Springs, Florida after a short illness. Edward John Ransom was born in the small town of Walton, New York on February 14, 1941 and was educated in New York before graduating from Duke University in 1965.

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  18. Trident Group Joins Tuscan Village Development TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 9 | Construction Equipment Guide

    ... Street in Boston; the New England Aquarium West Wing Addition; and academic and residential buildings at Duke University, University of New Hampshire, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Harvard University. Baroni will work closely with Faro ...

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  19. Spencer Named Tewaaraton Finalist For Second-Straight Yearread moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 23 | Loyola Greyhounds

    Pat Spencer recorded another first for a Loyola University Maryland men's lacrosse player on Thursday when he was named a finalist for the Tewaaraton Award for the second time. Spencer is one of five finalists for the honor that will be announced on May 31, 2018, at the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C. He is joined as a finalist by the University of Denver's Trevor Baptiste, Duke University's Justin Guterding, University of Maryland's Connor Kelly and Yale University's Ben Reeves.

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  20. 2nd teen dies from injuries in North Carolina wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... Wednesday that 17-year-old Elijah Brown of Henderson died from his injuries. Brown had been flown to the Duke University Hospital in Durham after the wreck Saturday. He was a passenger in the same vehicle as 16-year-old Kasi Thompson of Henderson, ...

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