Sep 22, 2015
Alum Ben Landis to Lead Science Communication Workshops Sept. 30-Oct. 2

By Kati Moore (MEM ’16)

DURHAM, N.C. – The Nicholas School will host its first Alumnus-in-Residence program on Sept. 30 to...

Staff during summer lab crawl in the LSRC. (Photo Credit: Nich School) Sep 21, 2015
Annual Faculty and Staff Appreciation Lunch and Years of Service Awards Ceremony Slated for Sept. 25

DURHAM N.C. – Dean Alan Townsend will recognize 31 faculty and staff members for their years of service to Duke University and...

Photo Credit: Giant panda; Binbin Li, Duke Univ. Sep 16, 2015
China's Protection of Giant Pandas Good for Other Species

Note to Editors: Binbin Li is available for comment in English or Chinese at (734) 546 7537 or taotiebin@126....

Sep 15, 2015
How Much Water Does U.S. Fracking Really Use?

Note to editors: Avner Vengosh can be reached for additional comment at (919) 681-8050 or

Sep 14, 2015
Protected Areas Save Mangroves, Reduce Carbon Emissions

DURHAM, N.C. -- Protected areas not only keep significant swaths of Indonesia’s shrinking mangrove habitats intact, but also prevent emissions of...

Sep 08, 2015
DEL Course Helps Peruvian Mining Company Maximize Sustainable Business Practices

DURHAM, N.C. –  A customized short course, created this summer by the Duke Environmental Leadership (DEL) Program, is helping...