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Robertson Alum Harrison Hines (Duke ’12) Named White House Fellow

September 17, 2022 Comments Off on Robertson Alum Harrison Hines (Duke ’12) Named White House Fellow

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Harrison Hines (Duke ’12) on being named one of the 2022-2023 White House Fellows. As a Fellow, Harrison will be placed at the White…

Remembering Julian Robertson

August 24, 2022 Comments Off on Remembering Julian Robertson

To Our Community and Friends:  Yesterday, we learned the sad news of the passing of Julian Roberson, our Program’s founder and benefactor. To say the loss is profound, is an…

Stepping into Power: New Orleans 2022

August 18, 2022 Comments Off on Stepping into Power: New Orleans 2022

“I spent two hours with a client, helping her pick out a suit for an interview. She came out of the dressing room with the biggest smile and then started…

“In Small Towns Anything is Possible”

July 27, 2022 Comments Off on “In Small Towns Anything is Possible”

“In small towns anything is possible,” shares Danica Bajaj. For one group of Robertson Scholars, Tarboro has become a place of possibility and education during Community Summer.

Journalism, Law, and Writing the Next Great YA Novel

June 14, 2022 Comments Off on Journalism, Law, and Writing the Next Great YA Novel

Cameron Beach (Duke ‘20) has loved writing for as long as she can remember. “I’m a big journal-er and notes-app writer-down-of-thoughts and such. I’ve always wanted to write a book,…

Announcing the Class of 2026

May 5, 2022 Comments Off on Announcing the Class of 2026

The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program is thrilled to welcome thirty-six incoming first-year students and one student who participated in a Global Gap Year to the Class of 2026 Scholars, the…

Amy Kramer (Duke ’18) Pens Transformational Army Policy

April 28, 2022 Comments Off on Amy Kramer (Duke ’18) Pens Transformational Army Policy

Robertson alumna Amy Kramer (Duke ’18) is committed to increasing support for nearly 400,000 families in the U.S. Army. Last week her work became an official directive signed by the…

CompostMates Expands Services to Combat Climate Change

April 22, 2022 Comments Off on CompostMates Expands Services to Combat Climate Change

On this Earth Day we are pleased to recognize the efforts of Lydia Rowan (UNC ’24) and her organization CompostMates, which is striving to reduce waste in Chapel Hill. CompostMates…

Senior Carsten Pran wins Duke Sustainability Award

April 21, 2022 Comments Off on Senior Carsten Pran wins Duke Sustainability Award

Senior Carsten Pran is being recognized for his commitment to sustainability at Duke University, and has been honored as one of this year’s Outstanding Leadership in Sustainability winners. The awards…

Serenity Bennett (UNC ’23) inducted to Phi Beta Kappa

April 13, 2022 Comments Off on Serenity Bennett (UNC ’23) inducted to Phi Beta Kappa

The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program is pleased to congratulate Serenity Bennett (UNC ’23) on her induction to Phi Beta Kappa. Serenity is one of two hundred and thirty-six Carolina students…