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Cyber Drills Keep Duke Safe

December 1, 2021
Managers across the University and Health System can request a simulated attack to train teams to spot hacking

Death Reported on Campus

November 7, 2021

[Updated: Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2021]

Authorities have identified the man found dead on Duke’s campus on Sunday, and the family has been notified. The deceased had no known affiliation with Duke, and no foul play was suspected.

“We have been in touch with the family and want to express our deep sympathies for their loss,” said Kyle Cavanaugh, vice president for Administration. “Out of respect for the family, we will not be releasing any other details regarding this case.”

[Original Post: Sunday, Nov. 7, 2021]

Ways Duke Colleagues Beat Stress with Hobbies

November 1, 2021
Pastimes fight burnout and bring relief from pandemic challenges

DukeALERT Test Scheduled for Oct. 20

October 11, 2021
Register for emergency text messages and download the free LiveSafe app

Q&A: How Can Duke Stay Safe from Ransomware?

October 5, 2021
Duke University Chief Information Security Officer Richard Biever explains a pressing malware threat

It’s No Accident: These Selfies are Winners

August 10, 2021
Safety photos demonstrate how Duke employees keep the workspace safe

DukeALERT System Test on Wednesday, July 21

July 12, 2021
Download the free LiveSafe Mobile app to report safety concerns and more

Officials Monitoring Tropical Storm Elsa

July 8, 2021
Greatest impacts expected to be heavy rain and wind gusts

Working in a New Normal: Defender of Duke Health Online Security

May 10, 2021
Muhammad Butt helps Duke University Health System overcome cyber vulnerabilities

IT Security Office Alerts Third-Party ParkMobile Users of Data Breach

April 30, 2021
ParkMobile users advised to change their app password

Severe Weather Expected Across Central N.C. on Thursday

March 17, 2021

[Updated: Thursday, March 18, 2021: 8:06 p.m.]

The tornado watch for Durham has been canceled. 

[Updated: Thursday, March 18, 2021: 6:42 p.m.]

A tornado warning has been issued for Durham, including Duke's main campus. Future updates will be posted to the DukeALERT website

[Updated: Thursday, March 18, 2021: 5 p.m.]

8 Learn IT @ Lunch Sessions on Tap for Spring

January 12, 2021
Learn about productivity tools and protecting your data in live online sessions

LiveSafe App Update Keeps Safety at Your Fingertips

December 14, 2020
A refreshed interface makes the mobile app – free to all Duke community members – more responsive

DukeALERT Test Scheduled for Dec. 16

December 7, 2020
Community members are encouraged to download free LiveSafe mobile app

Some Campus Roads to Close Until Jan. 13

December 1, 2020
Access to areas of campus will be limited from Dec. 1, 2020 to Jan. 13, 2021

Showcasing ‘The Best of Duke’

November 9, 2020
Pride and dedication motivate staff in early days of the pandemic
Outreach-and-Advocacy

Cyber Policy and Gender Violence Initiative

October 16, 2020

Amplify Voices is an asynchronous event that will elevate the narratives of gender violence survivors and advocates. This event will be hosted on the Duke Cyber Policy and Gender Violence Initiative website from Oct. 28th-30th by multiple campus organizations in recognition of domestic violence awareness and cybersecurity month and will highlight campus resources and share anonymous perspectives.

Putting COVID-19 Safety Tools in Your Hands

October 7, 2020
Small boxes across campus serve as reminders of everyone’s role in the fight against COVID-19

Protect Yourself Against Phishing, Win Apple Watch

October 1, 2020
Learn best practices for fighting phishing during Cybersecurity Month

Phishing Drill Prepares Community for Email Scams

September 14, 2020
Duke IT security offers simulated attacks to train employees to spot hacking

5.1 Magnitude Earthquake in Western N.C. Felt on Duke Campus

August 9, 2020
Crews assessing campus infrastructure for potential damage

Officials Monitoring Path of Hurricane Isaias

July 31, 2020
Details of track uncertain at this time, but Isaias is expected to remain a hurricane for the next few days

Officials Monitoring Storm Projected to Bring Strong Winds Overnight

April 12, 2020
Increasd risk for straight-line winds and tornadoes in central North Carolina

Cybersecurity Tips While Working Remotely

April 8, 2020
Keep your digital footprint secure from hackers seizing on COVID-19 vulnerabilities

Inside the Planning for a Pandemic

March 31, 2020
Timeline of Duke University’s response to COVID-19

Officials Monitoring Forecast for Snow Late Thursday

February 19, 2020
Rain expected Thursday before turning to snow

Tornado Watch Issued for Durham County

February 6, 2020
A watch means conditions are favorable for the development of tornadoes

Beyond the Beat

January 13, 2020
For Duke University Police, building community is a key to serving it

Duke Police Chief John Dailey Graduates From FBI National Academy

January 13, 2020
The academy trains participants on advanced communication, leadership and fitness

Gas Leak Reported Near Erwin Road

December 12, 2019
No Duke buildings appear to be affected at this time, and no injuries are reported