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Where Are Duke University English Majors Interning This Summer?

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

A number of English majors are interning this summer at a number of different business and organizations and in a variety of roles. Some are interning in publishing/editorial roles: Michael Gulcicek, Class of 2019 major, is interning through the Duke in New York Program as Junior... Read More »


What Are Duke University English Majors Doing This Summer?

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

During the summer of 2017, Duke University English majors are pursuing a number of different opportunities.  The English Department sent a brief survey to its majors the last week of the spring semester to see what their plans are for the summer.  Approximately 50% of the majors completed the... Read More »


Duke in New York First Summer Session on the Doorsteps of Langston Hughes' House

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

During the first Summer Session of Duke in New York a group of Duke DiNY student got the opportunity to take this photo on the doorsteps of Langston Hughes' house during a group tour of Harlem. Read More »


Duke NetID Login Page Gets New look

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Duke's NetID login page will undergo a redesign as of July 5.  Read More »


Duke In New York In Action

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Photo slide show of Duke in New York touring Financial District, West Village and Off-Broadway theaters and enjoying the Hudson River. Read More »


Professor Joe Porter Working With Louis Garza

Thursday, May 25, 2017

 Professor Joe Porter has worked with Louis Garza, Class of 2017, Highest Distinction, on a fiction-writing independent study.  During this time Louis has written the opening chapters for a novel based on his grandfather’s life, Full and by the Wind. Louis has been awarded highest honors... Read More »


Anna Elizabeth Mukamal, 2017 Bascom Headen Palmer Literary Prize Winner

Thursday, May 25, 2017

The Bascom Headen Palmer Literary Prize is awarded annually to recognize the best senior honors thesis in literary study across the university. The monetary prize was established in honor of Judge Bascom Headen Palmer, who graduated from Trinity College in 1875 and won the Hesperian Literary... Read More »


2017 Stephen Horne Award for Excellence in Teaching Winner

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

The English Department at Duke University is honored to announce that Sonia Nayak has been selected as the 2017 Stephen Horne Award for Excellence in Teaching winner.  This award is presented annually to a graduate student instructor in the English Department who best demonstrates outstanding... Read More »


8 Ph.D. Students Receive Internships through Versatile Humanists at Duke

Monday, May 22, 2017

Eight Duke Ph.D. students have been selected for internships in summer or fall 2017 through Versatile Humanists at Duke (VH@Duke), an initiative to prepare Duke doctoral students in the humanities and interpretive social sciences for transformative roles in higher education and beyond. Read More »


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