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Duke University president to step down from post in 2017

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke University President Richard H. Brodhead has announced that he will step down from his post in June 2017.

A statement from the school said Brodhead spoke to the board of trustees and the academic council on Thursday to discuss his plans. 89 more words

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Duke evaluating women’s basketball program

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) – Duke University confirmed Tuesday it is evaluating its women’s basketball program.

The Blue Devils finished 20-12 this season and beat North Carolina by 36 points to close the regular season. 139 more words

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Duke protesters reject offer by university's president

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke University students participating in a sit-in have rejected a proposed initiative by the university to raise the minimum wage for its workers and hire an outside expert to review employee grievance procedures. 97 more words

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The Latest: Duke University wants students to end sit-in

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on a sit-in outside the office of Duke University President Richard Brodhead (all times local):

6:45 p.m.

Officials at Duke University say they will continue to negotiate with students occupying the office of school President Richard Brodhead only after they voluntarily leave the building. 364 more words

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Former Kinston star Brandon Ingram declares for 2016 NBA Draft

GREENVILLE (WNCT) – Former Kinston high school all-american Brandon Ingram has declared for the 2016 NBA draft after just one season at Duke.

Ingram announced his intentions with a letter… 127 more words

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Oregon ends Duke's season, 82-68

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) – Dillon Brooks scored 22 points and Oregon advanced to the brink of its first Final Four in 77 years with an 82-68 victory over defending national champion Duke on Thursday night in the West Region semifinal of the NCAA Tournament. 120 more words

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UNC, Duke students invent lotion that attacks sweaty palms

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) – The schools are normally considered rivals, but a Duke student and UNC student have teamed up to create a successful business partnership. 434 more words

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