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Aretha Franklin’s life and groundbreaking career

Aretha Franklin’s life and groundbreaking career

Nicolas Jozefczyk | Staff Writer 08/23/18 Aretha Franklin, with a voice that could move generations, passed away on Aug. 18, 2018 due to pancreatic cancer of the neuroendocrine type. Dubbed the “Queen of Soul,” Franklin showed off her angelic, powerful vocals and was an unapologetically strong woman who would not back down from her views. […]

Moving forward from presidential election

Moving forward from presidential election

By Duke Staff Let’s never allow this to happen ever again. You know what I’m talking about. With the exception of a few die-hard Trump supporters, no one enjoyed the most recent presidential election and its seemingly endless build-up of hateful speech and general divisiveness. Poll after poll demonstrated that Trump and Clinton were the […]

Professors aren’t robots, so show some respect

Professors aren’t robots, so show some respect

By: Kaye Burnet | News Editor  As advanced as technology has become in the last decade, it is highly unlikely that your professor is a robot. Yet many professors will tell you that few students treat them like real people. As economics professor Pavel Yakovlev pointed out, “We are people, we are fallible, we make […]