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Honoring the legacy of half a century of service: William W. Johnston MD’59 and Charles R. West
October 12, 2018
Together, William W. Johnston, MD’59, and Charles R. West have a more than half a century of combined service to Duke University. To be in their presence is to be regaled by one astonishing and often hilarious story after another. Continue Reading ➜
Hide and go shrimp
November 3, 2014
Duke Ph.D. student Laura Bagge studies crustaceans like shrimp that are so clear you can read a newspaper through their bodies. Her research explores the questions: Why are so many sea animals transparent? And how do they do it?
A summer research fellowship, made possible by a planned gift from a 1921 Duke graduate, is helping her solve these mysteries. Continue Reading ➜