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Robertson Scholars Announces 2028 Cohort

May 20, 2024 Comments Off on Robertson Scholars Announces 2028 Cohort

Chapel Hill & Durham, North Carolina, May 20, 2024– The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program is excited to welcome twenty-five incoming first-year students to 2028 Cohort. The Scholars selected are some…

Two Robertsons Join New Scholar Program at Duke

March 7, 2024 Comments Off on Two Robertsons Join New Scholar Program at Duke

A new program at Duke is bringing students together across disciplines to tackle one of the biggest questions of our time: how do we combat climate change? The Climate Scholars…

Three First-Year Students Join Class of ’27

February 29, 2024 Comments Off on Three First-Year Students Join Class of ’27

The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program is excited to congratulate and welcome three first-year students to its current Class of 2027 Scholars. The Scholars selected exemplify the authenticity, curiosity, and commitment…

Swimming with Sharks in the Name of LEADership

February 8, 2024 Comments Off on Swimming with Sharks in the Name of LEADership

Did you know you’re more likely to be killed by a vending machine than a shark? “Yeah, you’re more likely to be killed by a cow or a bolt of…

100 Years Old and a Robbie First

February 2, 2024 Comments Off on 100 Years Old and a Robbie First

It’s not every day that you turn 100 years old, but this year Duke University is celebrating its Centennial year in style. All over campus you’ll find flags celebrating Duke…

From Cold Call to Speech Writer: How One Scholar Took a Chance to Make an Impact

November 30, 2023 Comments Off on From Cold Call to Speech Writer: How One Scholar Took a Chance to Make an Impact

Andrew Sun (Robertson ’25) loves math. “There’s beauty in there being a proof of something as objectively truthful, which almost never holds true in politics.” Politics are his other love…

Three Scholars Find Their Way to One “Flexible” Med School

November 15, 2023 Comments Off on Three Scholars Find Their Way to One “Flexible” Med School

The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is dedicated to cultivating a community of innovation by bringing medical students from a variety of disciplines together in one place. Their…

Duke Justice Project: Exploring Collaboration on the Robertson Express

November 2, 2023 Comments Off on Duke Justice Project: Exploring Collaboration on the Robertson Express

“One thing I love is cross-campus collaboration, so I’m always over at UNC.” Jenna Smith is a Class of 2025 Robbie based at Duke, and is Co-President of the Duke…

EDM, Consulting, & Leadership: A Unique Summer Experience

October 5, 2023 Comments Off on EDM, Consulting, & Leadership: A Unique Summer Experience

Patrick Li (Robbie ’25) is fresh off of his Exploration Summer – an eight-week immersion where he blended his passion for EDM (electronic dance music) and consulting, resulting in a…

Exploring the Both/And: A Uniquely Robertson Experience

September 21, 2023 Comments Off on Exploring the Both/And: A Uniquely Robertson Experience

“Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays basically look the same – I’m at UNC full time in class. But Tuesdays and Thursday’s I’ve got physical training at Duke at 6am. I’m basically…