Cathy Davidson, Duke Professor speaks to the University Scholars at a USP Seminar on "Now You See It: How the Science of Attention Can Help Us Succeed in a World of Distractions" on Wednesday, April 3, 7:00 pm, room 240 Franklin Center.
Melinda French Gates, whose generous gift in 1998 helped launch the University Scholars Program, has been named the 2013 Commencement Speaker. Above: Melinda Gates and participants at a Sure Start Project initiative to promote maternal and newborn health in Kathghara Village, Fatehpur District, U.P., India on March 23, 2010. The women are playing a stacking game to promote family wellness.
Undergraduate University Scholar Yavuz Açikalin, Neuroscience and Economics double major, Trinity '14, combines his academic interests in true interdisciplinary fashion through his research on marketing to monkeys with Dr. Michael Platt's lab at Duke.
Law Student and University Scholar, Lesley Hamming, was spotlighted by Duke Law School for the work she has done via her nonprofit to bring together area youth and business professionals in the sciences.
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