The goal: Pack 100,000 meals. The ingredients: Soup mix, beans and rice. Duke University, Durham Technical Community College, United Way of the Greater Triangle and local Rotary Clubs will bring Read More
Geraud Staton’s entrepreneurism began at 13 years old, when he started selling 5-cent Blow Pop candies for $1 to his school classmates. The money Staton earned selling candy went toward Read More
2018 will mark the Duke Office of Durham & Regional Affairs’ 10-year anniversary as a partner for economic and community development in both Durham and the Triangle.
Replacing furnaces, tearing out moldy walls of homes and rebuilding livelihoods – the work continues in central and eastern North Carolina counties hardest hit by Hurricane Matthew in October 2016.
Learn about Durham’s economic revolution and its shift from tobacco and textiles to technology and medicine. Study gentrification and the dynamics of neighborhood change. Attend the Durham Farmers Market and Read More
Five thousand words down, 3,000 to go. After school, Triangle Day School fifth grader Jason Sorin heads home, eats a snack, finishes his homework and then settles into a big, Read More
Colorful plastic eggs speckled the lawn of Duke East Campus Saturday, shining in morning sun. Children of Duke employees and neighbors close to campus waited for the signal, clutching pastel Read More
“S-y-m-m-e-t-r-i-c-a-l.” Standing calm and collected at a wooden lectern on Thursday, Triangle Day School fifth grader Jason Sorin spelled out the letters correctly to become the 2017 Duke University Regional Read More
From left to right, the four students remaining in the spelling bee are Evan Fahringer, Caroline Lazarus, Isabel LingYu Peng Murray and Jason Sorin. The Duke University Regional Spelling Bee Read More
Ashley Strahm poses next to the “Lending Love” library she and her husband built in front of their new Durham home. A wooden library stand at the corner of Ashley Read More