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Research by USP alum Eleanor Caves, PhD featured in Nature and Scientific American

By On August 10, 2018

Research by University Scholar alumna Eleanor Caves, PhD on color perception in birds was published in the August 1st 2018 issue of Nature.  For a lay take on her research, check out… Read More

Abena Ansah-Yeboah, undergraduate University Scholar, proudly displays the banner for the Duke University Class of 2018
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The University Scholars Program Congratulates the Class of 2018

By On May 15, 2018

Above:  Abena Ansah-Yeboah, undergraduate University Scholar, proudly displays the banner for the Duke University Class of 2018. The University Scholars Program is thankful for the many contributions the students graduating this year have… Read More

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Undergraduate Finalists for University Scholars Program Invited to Campus

By On March 19, 2018

On Monday, March 12, 2018, undergraduate finalists for the University Scholars Program were chosen to interview with a group of faculty and current undergraduate, graduate, and professional school University Scholars.  The students… Read More

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Apple CEO Tim Cook to Speak at Duke Commencement

By On March 14, 2018

Duke University alumnus Tim Cook, who earned his MBA from Duke’s Fuqua School of Business in 1988, has been named as the 2018 commencement speaker.  Please see the full story in Duke… Read More

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Monica Arniella Named First Author on First Publication

By On March 14, 2018

Senior University Scholar Monica Arniella, who is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Biology, has just had on her first publication – and as 1st author, too!  The article, “Unmapped sequencing reads identify additional… Read More

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Uni Alum David Graham joins panel at Duke on future of Confederate statues

By On September 6, 2017

University Scholar alumnus David Graham, Trinity ’09, and now a writer for The Atlantic, joined panelists at the Forum for Scholars and Publics‘ event on Tuesday, September 5 on “Taking Down the… Read More

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The University Scholars Program Congratulates the Class of 2017!

By On May 26, 2017

Above:  Tina Davidson (PhD, History) shakes hands with Paula McClain, dean of the Graduate School at the PhD hooding ceremony. The University Scholars Program is thankful for the many contributions the students… Read More