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Victoria Might pushes her older brother, Bertrand, during the visit to Duke University in May 2012, when the Might family got the diagnosis they had long sought for Bertrand's illness.
Erica Berry has a bachelor's degree in chemistry, a law degree and master's degree in public health, but she says that her heart has always been in education policy.
In one of Aesop's fables, a thirsty crow comes across a half-empty jug of water.
At 80, Gloria Steinem is still a powerful voice for equal rights and opportunities for women, causes for which she has championed since being one of the founders of the feminism movement in the 1960s.
A new coalition of neighborhood groups wants city and Duke University officials to clamp down on Duke's off-campus party house scene, by cooperating with them in writing a formal protocol to respond to complaints.
Readers of the Dana Goldstein column in today's Points section might get the impression that parental involvement is overrated when it comes to improving students' academic performance.
Can listening to gospel music decrease ones anxiety about death and increase one's life satisfaction, self-esteem and a sense of control ? A new article, Listening to Religious Music and Mental Health in Later Life , authored by Matt Bradshaw, PhD, of Baylor University; Christopher G. Ellison, PhD, of the University of Texas-San Antonio; Qijan ... (more)
But William D. Cohan, a 1981 Duke University alumnus and business writer, said he felt compelled instead to write an exhaustive book - more than 600 pages - about the 2006 Duke lacrosse scandal.
Would you truly like to quit smoking? In the event that the response is yes, so now is the right time to expend more vegetables, abatement meat, and change your container of espresso with a glass of milk.
Maintaining an interest in the goals you pursue can improve your work and reduce burnout, research reveals.
"Everybody can be great...because anybody can serve. You don't have to have a college degree to serve.
THURSDAY April 17, 2014, 2014 -- Researchers who sequenced the genome of a deadly fungus say their achievement offers a genetic map for finding weaknesses in the fungus in order to fight it.
The Citadel has tapped the Secretary of the U.S. Air Force to give the commencement address for the class of 2014.
For those local classical music fans who prefer to listen to music by the still-living rather than the long-dead, April is not so cruel.
The Pennsylvania-born 64-year-old takes over on May 1 from Colin Millar, who is standing down after eight years.