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Clara Bonzi Teixeira
Albania infographic, see the text below for details.

Albania
Albania is a small country in Southeastern Europe.

Symbols on the Flag:

  • Red: bravery, strength, valour and bloodshed

  • Double headed eagle: sovereign state of Alban of Albania

Fast Facts:

  • Area: 11,100 square miles

  • Population: 2,822,000

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Blog Author:
Isabella Wang
Bolivia infographics: please see the text below for details.

Bolivia

Bolivia is a country of west-central South America.

 

Symbols on the Flag

Red – Valour of the army

Yellow – Richness of mineral resources

Green – Fertility of the land

 

Fast Facts

Area: 424,165 sq mi; 1,098,581 sq km

Population: 11,842,000

Departments:
Blog Author:
Mary Pat McMahon & Gary Bennett

 

New Student & Family Programs sat down with Vice Provost of Student Affairs Mary Pat McMahon and Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education Gary Bennett at the beginning of the school year to ask them about the semester ahead and what students and families can anticipate. Read their interview below.

 

What are you personally most excited about this fall semester?

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Clara Bonzi Teixeira
El Salvador Infographic: see the text below for more information

 

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El Salvador 

El Salvador is the smallest and most densely packed country in Central America.

Symbols on the Flag

  • National motto “dios, unión, libertad” (“God, union, liberty”)

  • White stripe represents peace

  • Blue stripes represent the two oceans that border Central America

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Blog Author:
Isabella Wang
Cambodia Infosheet. Please see the text below the image for the text on the image.

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Cambodia

Cambodia is a country on the Indochinese mainland of Southeast Asia. Its current flag was adopted in 1993.

Symbols on the Flag

  • Red: bravery
  • Blue: liberty and cooperation
  • Angkor Wat temple: integrity and heritage

Fast Facts

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August 17, 2021

Duke Dining is announcing the partnership of three local vendors to operate The Devil’s Krafthouse, and the cafes at Duke University’s Law School and Divinity School.

 

SUBJECT: Fall Semester COVID-19 Entry Testing Instructions for Graduate/Professional Students

 

July 30, 2021 

Good afternoon,

We look forward to welcoming you to campus soon for the start of the fall semester. We are writing today to outline what you can expect related to COVID-19 entry testing and other testing protocols this semester. 

 

Entry Testing

 

Email sent to all regular arrival residential (on-campus) upperclass students

Subject: Your Return to Campus: Check-In, Entry Testing, and Move-In

Monday, August 2, 2021

Good afternoon,

The fall semester is quickly approaching, and we are excited to see you back on campus soon. In this email, you'll find more information about your return to campus, including entry testing, check-in, and move-in. 

Please note that this email outlines the entry process for students returning during regular move-in from August 20-22. If you are an approved early arrival student, you will receive a separate email outlining your process.

 

STEP 1: SIGN UP FOR ENTRY TESTING (PRIOR TO DURHAM)