A new study by Duke researchers, led by Associate Professor for Public Policy Kathryn Whetten calls for more services for orphans.
Project Bright Idea, based on research by Prof. William "Sandy" Darity, trains teachers to teach as if all their studies were gifted.
North Carolina third-graders in counties had received more funding for Smart Start and More at Four have higher standardized reading and math scores and lower special education placement rates.
Award-winning documentary photographer Alex Harris will discuss his exhibition, “After the Storm: Post-Katrina Photographs” on March 23 at 5:30 p.m.
A panel that includes New York Times Jerusalem bureau chief Ethan Bronner and prominent Turkish columnist Semih İdiz will discuss "Turkey, Israel and the Greater Middle East" on Tuesday, March 1, at Duke University.
Deputy Secretary James Steinberg will talk about foreign affairs in the Fleishman Commons.
Harvard Professor Howard Gardner, creator of the theory of multiple intelligences, gives the Crown Lecture in Ethics on the findings of his GoodWork project.
Sheila Bair, chair if the FDIC, will discuss new financial reforms and regulations as part of a panel that includes Sanford Dean Bruce Kuniholm.