Initiatives

Trinity College of Arts & Sciences Initiatives, like Duke's university-wide initiatives, represent purposeful investment to advance our research and educational mission. Initiatives can be short-term endeavors or coordinated efforts spanning several years, and typically involve multiple academic disciplines or departments.

The Archives Alive Initiative creates courses that enable students to develop innovative and significant projects based... Read more about the Archives Alive Initiative »

The Information Initiative at Duke The Information Initiative at Duke (iiD) is a cross-school, multi-investigator, game... Read more about the Big Data Initiative »

Collaborating on Mentoring, Persistence, Assessment & Student Success Duke is using a five-year, $1.5 million grant... Read more about the COMPASS Program »

The Cultures & Languages Across the Curriculum (CLAC) program offers half credit courses that focus on current... Read more about the Cultures & Languages Across the Curriculum »

The Duke Digital Humanities Initiative promotes new ways to engage in and learn about the use of... Read more about the Duke Digital Humanities Initiative »

The Duke Language, Arts and Media Program (LAMP) is a new undergraduate program focused on building strong,... Read more about the Duke Language, Arts & Media Program »

Duke's Trinity College of Arts & Sciences and the Pratt School of Engineering have launched a new initiative called... Read more about the Duke Technology Scholars Project »

Shared Course Initiative Duke University, the University of Virginia, and Vanderbilt University are partnering to offer... Read more about the Duke-UVA-Vanderbilt Partnership for Less Commonly Taught Languages »

The Forum for Scholars & Publics Initiative is a place where scholars and various publics – local, national, and... Read more about the Forum for Scholars & Publics Initiative »

A project of the Franklin Humanities Institute (FHI) at Duke University, Humanities Futures is a multi... Read more about the Humanities Futures »

Duke has undertaken a five-year initiative, with the generous support of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, aimed at... Read more about the Humanities Writ Large Initiative »

Duke is partnering with Shiv Nadar University in India to develop programs cross-cultural exchange involving students... Read more about the Partnership with India's Shiv Nadar University »

Duke has launched a Quantitative Initiative, led by Vice Provost for Research Larry Carin and Dan Kiehart, dean of the... Read more about the Quantitative Initiative »