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2 Duke Ph.D. Candidates Receive Newcombe Fellowships

May 23, 2018
Jeffrey Nicolaisen (left) and Isak Tranvik

Jeffrey Nicolaisen (religion) and Isak Tranvik (political science) are among 21 recipients of the nation's largest and most prestigious award for Ph.D. candidates in the humanities and social sciences addressing questions of ethical and religious values.

2018 Commencement Photos and Video

May 15, 2018
Ph.D. Hooding Ceremony

About 250 graduating Ph.D. students celebrated the completion of their degrees on Saturday, May 12, joined by more than 1,200 faculty, family members, and friends.

ELI Helps Graduate Students Flex Leadership Muscles

May 15, 2018
Emerging Leaders Institute

Launched in 2014, The Graduate School's Emerging Leaders Institute provides graduate students and postdocs an intensive professional development opportunity where they work as part of an interdisciplinary team.


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See why professional development is crucial for graduate students, and what professional development opportunities are available at The Graduate School.