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Tamra Nebabu, Pratt 2017: Research on Light in Small Scales

By On May 11, 2017

Graduating senior, Tamra Nebabu, Pratt 2017, is featured in Duke Today’s series on Senior Stories for the Class of 2017.  Click here for the full story from Duke Today on “Research on… Read More

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USP Seminar Host Dr. Charles Gersbach’s Lab Makes Global Headlines on CRISPR Research

By On January 14, 2016

On November 18, 2015, the University Scholars Program hosted Dr. Charles Gersbach on “Redesigning Genomes for Science, Medicine, and Biotechnology.” Dr. Gersbach is an Associate Professor at Duke University in the Departments… 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


Graduate University Scholar Peggy Liu’s research featured in Washington Post

By On September 28, 2015

The FDA’s new food labels could make you fatter. Here’s why. This article originally appeared in the September 15, 2015 edition of The Washington Post. By Steven Dallas, Peggy Liu and Peter… Read More

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From $0 to $9M In Two Years: Dukies Change Face of E-Waste Recycling

By On September 28, 2015

As co-founders of Smart Metals Recycling just outside Charlotte, former Duke students Shelly Li and Arun Karottu are tackling e-waste head on. By Ibanca Anand, @IbancaAnand Ibanca Anand is a second-year student… Read More


An Interview with University Scholar Noura Elsayed in Haute Hijab

By On September 28, 2015

University Scholar Noura Elsayed, Class of 2016, was interviewed in Haute Hijab, an online retailer. Posted on September 27, 2015 This month’s HOTM was nominated by her friend who had this to… Read More


Duke senior Ezgi Ustundag writes about her experience competing on Jeopardy

By On September 23, 2015

On Jeopardy, It’s All About Timing Durham, NC – It’s not the clues, your opponents or the fact that you’re on camera. No, the hardest part about competing on Jeopardy! is figuring… Read More