Announcement

Info Session: Policy Pitch Competition (Polis Innovation Accelerator)

Register for the info session (to take place over Zoom):
https://tinyurl.com/PolisPolicyPitch
The Polis Innovation Accelerator aims to foster bold solutions to big problems. As part of this year's Innovation Accelerator events, Polis will host a competition during the Spring 2021 Semester that will give Duke University graduate and undergraduate students the opportunity to work in teams to craft policy proposals that offer bold solutions to the year's themes.
4 Policy Areas:

Announcing the Winners of the Triangle Impact Challenge 2021: FlyRDU

Airline travel has taken a huge hit from the coronavirus shutdown, yet it has always been a vital part of the global and regional economy.

Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) is already helping passengers fly with confidence by increasing its cleaning and disinfecting practices, requiring that masks be worn in the airport, encouraging physical distancing and using touchless technology. Now RDU wants to identify additional ways to make air travel safe and welcoming by tapping into the talents of local universities and research institutes.

myRESEARCHsuite: Your Connection to All Things Research at Duke

Explore how the myRESEARCHsuite of services and applications can support your research from idea generation to closeout. With a portal to manage your research portfolio (myRESEARCHhome), a personalized help hotline (myRESEARCHnavigators), and a project lifecycle resource roadmap (myRESEARCHpath - coming January 2021), myRESEARCHsuite is your connection to all things research at Duke. This webinar will include live demonstrations of these applications, and delve into utilizing the suite for proposal development, project initiation, and more.

Undergraduate Summer Opportunities List

The 2021 Undergraduate Summer Opportunities List will be available starting January 12, 2021. Students will be able to browse opportunities and view contact information for Duke Summer Programs. This list represents dozens of summer programs, projects, research and more. Many opportunities provide full or partial funding. Some opportunities are fully virtual. You can find the listing at: https://undergrad.duke.edu/summer-opportunities-fair

Registration is NOT required.

Understanding Duke Finances for Faculty Session II: The Impact of COVID-19 on the Financial Model of Duke University

Do you have questions about how Duke University's budget works, about its sources of revenue, how it pays for its extensive operations at all levels of the university and how it deals with financial challenges such as those posed by COVID-19? To get a better understanding of Duke's finances and to hear answers to these and related questions, faculty are invited to two sessions about Duke finances with Tim Walsh, Vice President for Finance and Treasurer.

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