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Duke University names new president

Duke University has announced that Vincent Price, the provost of the University of Pennsylvania, will become Duke’s 10th president next year.

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Becoming the Grinch

Watch a time lapse of Philip Bryan as he prepares with makeup artist Steven Young for the opening night of Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical in his dressing room at DPAC November 29, 2016 in Durham, N.C.

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Saunders-White remembered at NCCU Celebration of Life tribute

North Carolina Central University​ alumna Linda Pearce Thomas speaks during a Celebration of Life Tribute for NCCU Chancellor Dr. Debra Saunders-White at McDougald-McLendon Arena at NCCU in Durham, N.C., Friday, Dec. 2, 2016.
Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com
Saunders-White remembered at NCCU Celebration of Life tribute 2:52

Saunders-White remembered at NCCU Celebration of Life tribute

Penn's Vincent Price is announced as Duke University's tenth president 2:13

Penn's Vincent Price is announced as Duke University's tenth president

Becoming the Grinch 0:51

Becoming the Grinch

NCCU Chancellor Debra Saunders-White dies of cancer 1:36

NCCU Chancellor Debra Saunders-White dies of cancer