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May 21, 2019 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm American Tobacco Campus - Power Plant: Full Frame Theater
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“Discouragement doesn’t have to be debilitating. If anything, discouragement should drive you to open your own doors and design your own future.”
President Luis Guillermo Solís Rivera
“We should not take democracies for granted. It’s becoming more and more common to see how they can fail.”
Senator Rand Paul
“As a Libertarian I can talk with the far left about war, drug policy … not about guns and taxes.”
“We won’t survive if we don’t do everything we can to change society’s relationship to and understanding of and complicity with sexual violence.”
“There is not a finite amount of freedom in this country. This is not a pie where there are only so many pieces to give away.”
“As a black journalist I’m walking a tight line between not making things worse by downplaying problems within the black community, and not validating racial stereotypes.”
Senator Bernie Sanders
“We can have all these incredible ideas, but they don’t mean anything unless you and tens of millions of Americans are prepared to mobilize, stand up, and fight back.”
General Joseph F. Dunford Jr.
“We work for the American people and we’re conscious of that.”
Duke in Action
Lisa Borders: "Design Your Own Future" - Duke University 2019 Commencement Speech
Duke Commencement speaker Lisa Borders, Duke alum and board of trustees member, delivered remarks at Duke University's 167th Commencement Ceremony on May 12, 2019.
Duke in the World
With a medical school in Singapore, a campus in China and programs from Russia to Peru, Duke has become a global university, one whose home campus is filled with the perspectives of people from around the world.
Duke in Durham
Durham’s distinctive neighborhoods and thriving businesses combine the friendliness of a small city with tasty dining, lively arts and an entrepreneurial spirit. Durham is diverse, dynamic and a great place to live.