Duke Research Finds MOOCs Offer Learners Emotional Growth, Not Just Facts

June 21, 2017
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Immerse Yourself in Virtual Reality on the Quad

June 21, 2017

The virtual reality headset looked like something out of a science fiction film. It was tethered by a long cable to a glass-encased PC, which in turn was connected to thick hoses filled with glowing blue coolant. I slipped the mask over my head and was literally transported to another world.

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Duke NetID Login Page Gets New look

June 7, 2017

After the Fourth of July holiday, members of the Duke community will find a newly designed NetID login page when accessing protected content on Duke-affiliated websites. The update will also add more security so certain sites by requiring multi-factor authentication.

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Duke Qualtrics Access Update

June 1, 2017

If you are accessing Duke Qualtrics survey software DO NOT include "www" in the URL. It will produce an error message. Instead, visit and log in as usual. Please update all bookmarks for this service. 

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Phishing Attack Warning: "HEALTH SECURITY ALERT!!!"

May 30, 2017

The IT Security Office has received reports of a phishing attack entitled "HEALTH SECURITY ALERT!!!" This is not a legitimate email and may contain viruses. Do not open the email or click on any links. For more information visit

Stuart Benjamin: Choosing Which Cable Channels To Provide Is Speech, But Offering Internet Access Is Not

May 2, 2017

Blue Devil of the Week: Experience as a Patient Fuels Desire to Help

May 1, 2017

Krystal Greenhaw has a vested interest in keeping Duke Health systems running smoothly

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Dukeblue needs fix after Windows Creator update

April 21, 2017

It’s a known issue that the Windows 10 Creator OS update makes your Dukeblue wireless connection not work anymore.

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Sale on Apple Products for Faculty and Staff

April 12, 2017

Duke Technology Center hosts special sale on iPads, iMacs and MacBooks on April 21

Building a Virtual Ark for Lemurs

April 10, 2017

X-ray scanning immortalizes endangered primates in the digital afterlife, in 3-D