Friday, May 31, 2013
Durham was selected as one of nine cities on ConventionSouth magazine’s 2013 Editors’ Hot Picks For “South’s Smartest Medical Cities For Groups."
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Foreign Direct Investment magazine ranked Durham #2 on its "Top 10 Small American Cities of the Future 2013/2014- Economic Potential."
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Andrew Weiss, band director of Jordan High School, was recognized by his peers in the Central District Bandmasters Association as Band Director of the Year. The award is given to one middle or high school director within a 14-county area from Guilford to Wake.
Club Boulevard Elementary School Child Nutrition Manager Glenda Collins and staff members Anissa DeGraffenreidt, Glenn Mitchell, and Tanya Freeman have won the state Award for Excellence for outstanding nutrition education, marketing and customer service, management, professional development, environmental management, and food production.
Duke University's Fuqua School of Business was ranked #18 in the world by the Financial Times Global MBA 2013 rankings.
The Fuqua School of Business at Duke University was ranked #1 out of the "5 Best Southern Grad Schools for an MBA" by Say Campus Life.
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
ArchiveSocial, a Durham startup has received international recognition as a winner of the TiE Top 50 2013 competition, Silicon Valley’s premier annual awards program keenly contested by thousands of technology startups worldwide.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Durham's Dain's Place was named #15 of Complex's "25 Best College Campus Bars."
Thursday, May 9, 2013
Durham's newest doughnut shop, Monuts Donuts, was recently recognized by Eater as seventh on its list of "23 Hottest Doughnut Shops in America Right Now."
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Duke ranks eighth among colleges and universities that provide special fellowships and support for graduate students who served in the Peace Corps.
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
Emma Astrike-Davis, 17, of Durham, N.C., was named one of America's top 10 youth volunteers of 2013 today by The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards during the program's 18th annual national award ceremony at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. She was selected from a field of more than 28,000 youth volunteers from across the country,
Newsweek's “America’s Best High Schools” top 100 list ranked Durham's statewide public boarding school, North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics #2 in North Carolina and #23 in the nation.