News

Heavy Rains Lead to Flooding in Campus Buildings

June 8, 2019
Access to Bryan Center temporarily closed

Snap a Selfie of On-the-Job Safety

May 28, 2019
Show how you prevent workplace injuries for a chance at a Fitbit or GoPro

Understanding Solar Power at Duke

May 22, 2019
Logic and logistics cloud prospects of powering campus with the sun

Pratt Celebrates at Topping Ceremony for New Academic Building

May 17, 2019
Pratt community members signed final steel beam before placement

What You Need to Know About Summer Construction

May 1, 2019
Work on roads, sidewalks and buildings will affect how you get around Duke

Duke Celebrates Those Creating a Green Future

April 2, 2019
Duke community members receive 2019 Sustainability Awards

A New Plan for Building Green

March 25, 2019
Duke develops new high performance building standards

Celebrating Duke’s Canopy

March 25, 2019
Duke community plants trees on campus to celebrate 11th year as Tree Campus USA

The People Behind Duke’s Tall Tasks

March 20, 2019
For these employees, caring for campus means navigating lofty heights

Meet the Women Behind the Building Names

March 6, 2019
Across Duke, buildings bear the names of important women

New 'WaterHub' Coming to Duke

March 6, 2019
Facility will save 120 million gallons of water annually

Research Drive Garage Harvests Power of Sun

February 21, 2019

Solar panels power the garage and reduce Duke’s carbon footprint

Blue Devil of the Week: Making Duke’s Home of Music Shine

February 4, 2019

Gloria Biddings’ commitment is appreciated by those who pass through the Mary Duke Biddle Music Building

From Old House to Office

January 30, 2019

In repurposed campus houses, work and class spaces have quirky touches of home

Duke Named Tree Campus USA For 11th Year

January 28, 2019

Arbor Day Foundation recognition highlights Duke’s promotion of healthy trees and conservation

Every Art Piece Has a Story

January 27, 2019

The tales behind some pieces of art that dot Duke’s campus

Waterline Project to Affect Traffic Near Duke

January 16, 2019

Durham will begin a nine-month Buchanan Boulevard waterline replacement along West Chapel Hill Street and Buchanan Boulevard on Jan. 21

Getting Prepared for a Winter Storm

December 19, 2018

The first official day of winter is Dec. 21, and wetter-than-average conditions are predicted for North Carolina

Officials Monitoring Forecast for Winter Storm

December 7, 2018

Several inches of snow, ice expected over the weekend

Finding a Creative Outlet

December 4, 2018

Employees use art to help move them down a path to wellness

On-Call Heroes

November 13, 2018

Across Duke, employees use empathy and resourcefulness to solve problems

Duke’s New Roadmap to Climate Neutrality

November 13, 2018

Climate Action Plan update shows Duke is on track toward 2024 goal

Work for New Chilled Water Facility Begins

October 19, 2018

Construction of Chilled Water Plant #3 will serve future needs of campus

Aiming Higher with ‘Zero Waste’ Football Games

October 17, 2018

With sustainability taking root at Duke football games, Zero Waste organizers increase goals

Officials Monitoring Hurricane Michael

October 10, 2018

Severe weather policy not expected to be activated

Bracing for the Worst

September 18, 2018

Although Durham escaped the brunt of Hurricane Florence, Duke was ready for flooding, downed trees and more

Duke Wins Award for Best Landscape Architecture

September 10, 2018

West Campus receives national praise for overall design and commitment to sustainability

Blue Devil of the Week: Keeping Tabs on What's Powering Duke

September 4, 2018

When Wendy Lesesne is not examining how Duke uses resources, she loves being in the sky

Duke in Pics: Prepping Campus for the Class of 2022

August 21, 2018

Some scenes of the work that’s gone into getting Duke ready for student move in

Duke Earns National Architecture Awards

August 15, 2018

Rubenstein Arts Center design and West Campus landscape architecture are recognized