Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Babu Regmi, Class of 2020, on “Childhood Memories, Lifelong Dreams”

By On December 2, 2016

Undergraduate University Scholar Babu Regmi, Class of 2020, shares his memories of growing up in rural Nepal in Ghyalchok, Gorkha and his long term ambitions on Duke Mindmap, a digital archive of stories by… Read More

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Underwater Biology with USP Grad Consul Eleanor Caves on Cleaner Shrimp Vision

By On November 21, 2016

University Scholar Graduate Consul Eleanor Caves conducts her research underwater studying the visual ecology between cleaner shrimp and client fish.  Eleanor’s research was the subject of a Duke News & Communication video… Read More


Campaign Stop 2016 Features University Scholars

By On November 13, 2015

            Duke Today featured a story on November 10th highlighting a new digital media project about the 2016 election campaign season, Campaign Stop 2016.  The site includes… Read More


Eight Ways to Be an Outstanding Entrepreneur

By On September 19, 2014

USP alumnus Albert Hu provides insights in this article from The Financial Post on “Eight Ways to Be an Outstanding Entrepreneur.”  Albert and Tagg Jefferson co-founded GridCure Inc, which won the outstanding… Read More

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Undergraduate University Scholar Arun Karottu Discusses Starting Start-ups, Taking Risks, and Learning from Failure

By On March 12, 2014

Undergraduate University Scholar Arun Karottu was recently interviewed by the Office of Undergraduate Scholars and Fellows. He discusses his attempts to create start-ups, the importance of taking risks and of learning from… Read More

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Uni alum Jimmy Soni (Trinity ’07) co-authors book, “Rome’s Last Citizen”

By On December 11, 2012

Among other things, University Scholar alumnus Jimmy Soni (Trinity ’07) has been busy promoting his book, Rome’s Last Citizen: The Life and Legacy of  (St. Martin’s Press, October 2012) with co-author and… Read More

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Kevin Momber Finds His Path in Nursing

By On December 7, 2012

Professional School University Scholar Kevin Momber (Nursing 2014) took a circuitous route before ending up in a Master’s degree program in Nurse Anesthesia at Duke’s School of Nursing.  Duke Magazine‘s November 2012… Read More