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    Undocumented and Unafraid

    Duke student, Axel Herrera came to the United States from Honduras 12 years ago. Since President Trump began to discontinue Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Herrera, a DACA recipient, has…

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    The Guru’s Nest

    Inspired by Architectural Digest, the Standard presents the first of a series of spotlights of amazing places around campus. The Standard Digest series offers you a glimpse of the Guru’s Nest…

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    High Ceilings and High Notes

    We walk past it everyday and sometimes we even hear its bells, the Chapel is simply part of Duke’s identity. However, how many times have you ventured inside its walls to…

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    Supermanwoman

    It started when someone telling him that he had particularly feminine features. Then, at night, he started moonlighting as a drag queen, sparking a second life of multihour makeup and costume…

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    NASA on the Rise

    In the past few years, the Native American Student Alliance has expanded from three members to over 15. The forces behind this change have come from a variety of places, some…

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    Beat of the [Bella] Drum

    The Pinhook was just filling up when the Friday night headline band took the stage. People immediately left their bar stools to stand closer to the blue spotlights at the back…

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    Engineering Love at Duke

    Believe it or not, professors do have lives outside of the classroom. And turns out, sometimes they share them with other professors. Meet Drs. Roger and Kathryn Nightingale, Dean Carmen Rawls…