• RV Shearwater in Dry Tortugas
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    The state-of-the-art R/V Shearwater made its maiden research voyage on a ten-day trip around South Florida, the Dry Tortugas and Gulf of Mexico.
  • R/V Shearwater at sea
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    In 2017, Duke University received an $11 million-dollar gift from the Grainger Family Descendants Fund to support the construction and operation of a new research vessel for the Duke University Marine Lab.
  • deb gallagher
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    When companies provide opportunities for Nicholas students to help with business challenges, everyone wins
  • Grainger Hall Green Environment Hall
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    Thanks to a $20 million gift, the Nicholas School’s Environment Hall has been named Grainger Hall and — equally important — critical support will reach every corner of Duke Environment
  • $1 Million Gift Funds New Lab
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    A $1 million gift has allowed the Nicholas School to establish a research laboratory in environmental exposomics, an emerging scientific field that assesses the cumulative effects of environmental contaminants on human health.
  • Michael and Annie Falk
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    Michael and Annie Falk, whose $1 million gift has established the Nicholas School’s Michael and Annie Falk Foundation Environmental Exposomics Laboratory, hosted an educational event at their home in Palm Beach, Fla. earlier this year to introduce guests to the lab and its mission.