East Carolina University officials on Monday held the first of two forums on the possibility of renaming Aycock Residence Hall. Students who attended showed overwhelming support for removing the name of the controversial former governor.
A judge in Durham County Superior Court has postponed the first civil trial against Duke University by the estate of a patient who had enrolled in one of a trio of clinical cancer studies that were based on bogus science.
Duke University’s Robert Califf will step down as vice chancellor at Duke’s School of Medicine to head the nation’s oversight of drug safety and tobacco regulation. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration and Duke announced Califf’s appointment Monday.