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**For the latest updates on Hurricane Florence, please monitor Duke Alert and Working@Duke on Twitter for the latest and most accurate information.**

The following message was sent to parents/families of Duke students on Tuesday, September 11, around 11:20 a.m., regarding preparations for Hurricane Florence: 

Departments:

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The following message was sent to all off-campus Duke students on Tuesday, September 11, around 9 a.m., regarding preparations for Hurricane Florence:

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The following message was sent to all international students on Tuesday, September 11, around 3 p.m., regarding preparations for Hurricane Florence:

Dear Students, Scholars, Spouses, Families

Departments:

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The following message was emailed to all Duke students on Monday, September 10, around 2 p.m., regarding preparations for Hurricane Florence: 

Dear students,

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The following message was sent to parents and families of Duke students on Monday, September 10, around 1 p.m., regarding preparations for Hurricane Florence: 

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Alicia Rhodes, Assistant Director, Duke University Career Center

Hi Class of 2022! These are some important things that many students wish they knew in their first year at Duke. 

1. What does the Career Center do?

Class of 2022 FAQ

The Career Center guides you through navigating Duke by assisting in the management and design of your Duke experience. We achieve this by providing opportunities for exploration of education, values, goals, skills, and experiences in order to identify and realize your aspirations. A core value in the Career Center’s mission is to enhance individual resourcefulness and responsibility in career development.

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Duke Dining’s Deliberate Dining Project | Reducing Landfill Waste and Pollution

We’re Just Getting Started

Duke Dining’s policy change to ban single-use plastics was only the beginning of the program’s broader mission to eliminate as much landfill-bound waste as possible. Long term, Duke Dining’s goal is to provide our customers with the options and the infrastructure that allows them to finish their meal without sending a single item to the landfill.

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Duke Dining Announces Grand Openings of Three New Venues

Duke Dining will mark the opening of three new dining venues on campus with grand opening events, including free food, giveaways, and live music, during the first week of classes this fall. Mark your calendars for the events listed below, and don’t miss the scavenger hunt leading up to the opening of Beyu Blue!

 

Sazón Latin American Table Grand Opening

Wednesday, August 29, 11:30 a.m. (Brodhead Center)

Red Mango Café Grand Opening

Thursday, August 30, 2-7 p.m. (Wilson Recreation Center)

First Big Week Schedule

 

First Big Week 2018 is an amazing collection of events and opportunities for you to engage, explore, and much more. Check out our full schedule below, and follow us on Facebook for updates and additional events.

FBW Schedule Download

Share your experience with us using #DukeFBW18! Welcome to Duke!

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Parent and Family Programs

The transition to college is full of excitement, exploration, and challenges. Your student will face situations that they have never encountered before. How they react to those scenarios and how they face obstacles will help them to define who they are not only at Duke but also who they can be well after graduation.