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Duke University,

at Durham, N. C.; coeducational; opened 1838, chartered 1841 as Union Institute in Randolph County. Reorganized 1852 as Normal College, it became Trinity College (Methodist) in 1859 and moved to Durham in 1892. It was renamed in 1924 for James B. DukeDuke, James Buchanan,
1856–1925, American industrialist, processor of tobacco products, b. near Durham, N.C. The Civil War left the Duke family poor, but James and his brother, Benjamin, helped their father in building up a local tobacco-processing business, which soon
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, who gave it financial assistance. One of the most selective institutions in the country, Duke offers its 11,000 students a wide range of programs including business, engineering, law, and medicine. It is especially well known for literary studies. Research facilities include the Duke Marine Laboratory, the North Carolina Supercomputing Center (affiliated), the Primate Center, and the Institute of the Arts.
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The Triangle Research Libraries Network, a long existent library consortium of the academic research libraries at Duke University, North Carolina State University, and the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill (in 1994, a fourth institution became a member of TRLN, North Carolina Central University in Durham), received a $100,000 planning and policy analysis grant from the Council on Library Resources in 1990.
The editor is a faculty member of Duke University, North Carolina. ([umlaut] Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR)
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In addition to receiving the “Man of the Year” from Harvard, Glenn continues to be a motivational speaker and guest lecturer on the speaking circuit for such universities as, Harvard University, Princeton University, Duke University, North Carolina Central University, social institutions, associations and non profit organizations.
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A new American study from Duke University, North Carolina, proves that exercising boosts the size of the harmful LDL cholesterol molecules, making them less able to damage you.
Kohrt is a faculty member of Duke University, North Carolina. Emily Mendenhall is a faculty member of Georgetown University in Washington D.C.

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