how do u find out what the freshman admission requirements on the duke website?!!? I’ve searched everywhere and I really want to go to duke and I need to find out what I need to do!!!
Let me introduce you to the one and only, unbelievably stupendous Duke University Admissions web site.
For the past 28 years, I’ve enjoyed answering your questions about life and the Libraries. But, alas, it was time for me to retire. Over the years, I’ve been inspired by your curiosity, at times challenged by your obscure references, and always flattered that you were reading. At other times, I must admit, [...]
Who makes all the little aluminum foil people/statues and places them so wonderfully around campus? [3595A]
[written in answer space: "Most likely the person who wrote the above question. Cute self-promotion, sweetie." In other hand, with arrow to above comment: "unnecessarily bitchy. Get some self-confidence yourself." In other hand, both instances of "self" above circled: [...]
Duke is tied for #9 in the U.S. News & World Report survey this year. Where were we on the list last year (2010)? It would have been published mid Aug. 2009.
Last year, Duke was ranked #10 by U. S. News & World Report. The report last year featured a sweet photograph of the [...]
The Kilgo Bell seems to ring at very random times. Is there a significance to when it rings and who controls it?
The bell in Kilgo Quad’s belfry is indeed rung from time to time, but I’m sworn to secrecy and can’t tell you anything more. For a brief history of the bell, see the [...]
Do my eyes deceive me or is housing on Central subsidary–the section 8A type? Also, why is money going to renovate parts of West when Central is falling apart and getting filthier as we speak? [3577B]
[written in answer space: do you read the news?]
Yes, your eyes deceive you. In fact, you’re blind, you’re [...]
One, I suggest for the replacement graduation requirement: sing aloud in front of at least 20 people a song that was written at least 20 years before you were born.
I expect It’s Only a Paper Moon would work for most undergraduates at Duke these days.
Also, I think that It’s Only a Paper Moon [...]
I know it’s Basketball Central around here, but has Duke ever had a good football team? I mean, come on! I’m from Big 10 country, and even Northwestern has a good team now.
“Has Duke ever had a good football team”?!
Let me educate you, son! While Duke hasn’t fielded a consistently great football team [...]
Hi Answer Person,
I see there is a video virtual tour and audio walking tour for Perkins & Bostock Libraries and I’m wondering if there is something similar for a campus tour…
There are several virtual tours at the Duke University Admissions web site.
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