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June 4, 2020
Paula D. McClain

"Can we, as a major educational institution, find a path that might lead to a better, fuller understanding of the country, of the world, and of each other? For the sake of our community, and the most vulnerable members in it, we must try."

June 3, 2020
Alexander Y. Byrd, Ph.D.

“I don’t feel like I’ve left Duke. Some of these people I haven’t seen in I don’t know how long, but that community hasn’t disappeared. It is ongoing.”

May 27, 2020
Lori Lehman, Ph.D.

"Life is too short to work on something you don’t like or something you are not passionate about. People come up to me saying, 'My HIV is undetectable because of the drugs you made,' or 'Your drug cured me of Hepatitis C.' These stories give my work meaning."

May 26, 2020
Jacqueline Looney

The annual award from the Mary Lou Williams Center for Black Culture recognizes those who have gone above and beyond in providing support or mentoring to Black graduate or professional students individually or collectively via their organizations at Duke.





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