Becoming Comfortable with the Uncomfortable: A Resource for Engaging in Difficult Dialogue

Guest post by Aralia Ramirez | Student Development Coordinator for Student Engagement, Leadership Reflecting on my experience working within the Student Leadership office the past eight months, I feel fortunate to be in a position to support students on their journey to making meaning of their values, character, and community and understanding how their experiences […]

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Duke Senior Caroline Brockett honored for community service

Duke University senior Caroline Brockett has been recognized for outstanding leadership and service by North Carolina Campus Compact, a statewide network of colleges and universities that are committed to community engagement. Brockett is a recipient of the network’s Community Impact Student Award, which honors one student leader at each member school. The award recognizes students […]

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Moving Beyond the Cycle

Guest post by Brian Lackman | Assistant Director of Student Engagement, Leadership Often times in my work with Duke students, I have the privilege of being able to engage in thoughtful and deep conversations around leadership, equity, and the struggle to progress forward individually and collectively to a better place. I have frequently heard the […]

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Humanizing The Narrative

Guest post by Joshua Salaam | Muslim Chaplain, Muslim Life at Duke I get frustrated every time I vote in an election. I park my car and begin the political gauntlet walk. I accept all flyers from the extended hands, none of which will sway my decision. But what frustrates me is the flyer encouraging […]

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