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Archive for February, 2017

 
  • Student Reflections on the Climate and Health Meeting

    Student Reflections on the Climate and Health Meeting

     Bryce Cracknell ’18, The American Public Health Association (APHA) is calling 2017 the “Year of Climate Change and Health.” I attended the Climate and Health Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia on Thursday, […]

     
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  • Mary Aline Fertin, Climate and Health Meeting Reflection

    Mary Aline Fertin, Climate and Health Meeting Reflection

    Attending the Climate and Health Meeting was one of the most interesting opportunities I have had in my Duke experience thus far. Al Gore’s keynote presentation gave everyone in the […]

     
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  • Julia Myhre, Climate and Health Meeting Reflection

    Julia Myhre, Climate and Health Meeting Reflection

    Walking into the Climate and Health Meeting in Atlanta with four other Duke students I immediately felt out of place as I realized what an honor it was to attend […]

     
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  • Onuaha Odim, Climate and Health Meeting Reflection

    Onuaha Odim, Climate and Health Meeting Reflection

    Attending the Climate Change and Health Conference allowed me to understand the significance of pragmatism, especially in trying to curb the effects of climate change and helping disenfranchised communities. I […]

     
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  • Elizabeth Allen, Climate and Health Meeting Reflection

    Elizabeth Allen, Climate and Health Meeting Reflection

    Polar bears have long been one of the central images depicting the risks of climate change. Baby polar bears are, undeniably, adorable. They are also, undeniably, in danger because of […]

     
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  • Reflections on RightsWatch: Human Rights in the Age of Trump

    Reflections on RightsWatch: Human Rights in the Age of Trump

    On January 26, the Duke Human Rights Center at the Franklin Humanities Center launched RightsWatch, a new series which focuses on human rights in the age of Trump.  The series […]

     
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  • #OurTomorrow Today

    #OurTomorrow Today

    Following the 2016 election, many colleges and universities are experiencing renewed energy and interest in civic engagement. In response, campuses across the nation are joining in a campaign to promote equal […]

     
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