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Duke University Faculty Handbook
Includes the mission and bylaws of the University, information on appointment, promotion, and tenure, as well as information on faculty responsibilities. The policies and procedures are updated as needed by the Office of Provost.
How Did You End Up Here?: The Surprising Ways Our Questions Connect Us
What do the questions we ask others, even complete strangers, reveal about ourselves? And can the answers we seek shape our own lives and dreams? Davy Rothbart wants to know. Rothbart — a writer, reporter, and documentary ...
Keystone XL: Down the Line
The proposed Keystone XL pipeline has enflamed the bitter fight over America's energy future. Opponents of the 1,700-mile pipeline, which is designed to bring oil extracted from Canadian tar sands down to the US, say it ...
Tell Them I Built This: Transforming Schools, Communities, and Lives With Design-Based Education
'Tell Them I Built This' dramatically shows how creativity, critical thinking, citizenship, and dirt-under-your-fingernails construction can radically transform both high school education and the local community where the ...
City 2.0: The Habitat of the Future and How to Get There
The world’s cities are on pace to balloon from 3.6 billion inhabitants today to more than 6 billion by mid-century. As a result, we face both a dire emergency and a tremendous opportunity. At their best, our modern cities ...
Radical Openness: Four Unexpected Principles for Success
All over the world, the way people connect and collaborate is undergoing an astonishing transformation. Smart organizations are shunning their old, secretive practices and embracing transparency. Companies are widely sharing ...
Save Our Science: How to Inspire a New Generation of Scientists
In Save Our Science: How to Inspire a New Generation of Scientists, long time Yale professor Ainissa Ramirez makes an impassioned call for a recommitment to improve science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education ...
Brett Van Ort: Minescape
A Texan photographer who divides his time between London and Los Angeles, Brett Van Ort started out as a camera assistant and operator working on various films, documentaries, commercials and television shows. He has always ...
The Upstream Doctors
We all think we know what good medicine looks like: smart doctors, stethoscopes, imaging machines, high-tech tests, and the best prescriptions and procedures money can buy. But that picture is vastly incomplete, perhaps ...