Blog Author:
Jennifer Agor, Assistant Director, Duke Career Center

Both roles use data, coding, business acumen, and statistics to answer business related questions from the huge amount of data available. The major differences between the roles is:

  1.  The way they apply the skills they have

  2.  The extent of technical knowledge and education they possess

Data Analyst

Chef's Chatter Series

Get to know your chefs and learn something new; Enjoy a bite of something good, too!

Celebrate National Chocolate Lovers' Month and chat with Marketplace Sous Chef Audrey Patterson while enjoying a taste of flourless chocolate cake with assorted fruit purees and sauces!


A Devil's Perspective

Hey Duke Students! Today, is a really exciting day for me. Not too long ago, I was feeling overwhelmed by the pressure of finding an internship in my small hometown, in order to eliminate the cost of living elsewhere. I felt forced to live at home and find work experience close by in order to eliminate extra living costs. But, a fellow co-worker of mine just informed me about the Duke Career Center Internship Funding Program!

Blog Author:
Elena Cavallero

The Dominican Republic is a nation on the island of Hispaniola, part of the Greater Antilles archipelago in the Caribbean region. The western third of the island is occupied by the nation of Haiti, making Hispaniola one of two Caribbean islands that are occupied by two countries.

Inhabited by Taínos since the seventh century, the territory of the Dominican Republic was reached by Christopher Columbus in 1492 and became the site of the first permanent European settlement in the Americas, namely Santo Domingo, the country's capital and Spain's first capital in the New World.

Black History Month Dinner


Join us for a special evening at Marketplace in celebration of Black History Month! Planned in coordination with the Mary Lou Williams Center for Black Culture, this dinner event is centered on this year's Black History Month theme--Black Migrations. 

Black History Month Dinner
February 6th, 2019


Thursday, February 7, 2019
9am-11am @ Marketplace

Chew on This


(PHYSICAL) Did you know that chocolate is made from the seeds of Theobroma Cacao tree? Unlike milk chocolate, which has a high content of milk fat solids, dark chocolate has a higher percentage of cacao and contains less sugar. Health benefits are seen when consuming dark chocolate containing 70% cacao in small amounts, 1 oz per day. Sorry white chocolate fans, this sweet isn’t even really chocolate.

Blog Author:
Christina Plante, Assistant Director, Duke Career Center
Summer 2019

Your first summer at Duke is a great time to explore interests that you haven’t been able to tryout. You may be considering an experience that will cover a wide range of interests, give you great transferable skills, and a provide real world or life changing perspectives. The best advice we can give you is to not put too much pressure on your first-year summer. We want you to do something you enjoy, find meaningful, or that's practical so you develop skills, but it does not have to be a fancy internship at a large cooperation.

Blog Author:
Eva Hong

The Czech Republic, also known as Czechia, is a landlocked country in Central Europe bordered by Germany to the west, Austria to the south, Slovakia to the east and Poland to the northeast. Its capital and largest city is Prague, with 1.3 million residents. Other major cities are Brno, Ostrava and Pilsen.


TUESDAY, 1/22, 2019

Come celebrate National Southern Food Day with us at Marketplace on 1/22! The following menu will be served at Durham Market for dinner:

-Smothered chicken with onion gravy

-Fried catfish, tarter and coleslaw   

-Country style cabbage

-White rice

-southern style green beans

-carved turkey with stuffing

Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.”
  Martin Luther King, Jr.

We're celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. with a menu tribute at Durham Market for lunch on Monday, January 21st, 2019!

- Carved Ham

-Fried chicken


-Collard Greens

-Black Eyed Peas

- Pickled Pigs Feet