February 2016

February 2016



First Annual Nicholas School of the Environment Reunion Picnic and Tour at Duke Environment Hall, Saturday, April 18, 2015.

Save the Date for 2016 Reunion Weekend

We hope you will join us for the Nicholas School’s 2016 Reunion Weekend on Friday and Saturday, April 15th and 16th. This will be our second year hosting a Nic-specific event during Duke’s university-wide Reunion Weekend, and is a great time to visit campus, reconnect with fellow alumni, catch up with old friends and professors, staff members and reminisce about your days at the Nic School. Learn More >>


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Happy Birthday Nicholas School!  #NicAt25

2016 marks the 25th anniversary of the School of the Environment, and we hope you will join us to celebrate! Check out the “Nic at 25” section of our website for details about upcoming events, photos and stories from the past quarter century, and much more. Learn More >>



Every other year, our friends at Duke Alumni Association host a special Duke Alumni Women’s Weekend. This year’s event will be held Thursday, February 18th through Saturday, February 20, 2016 at Duke University and in the local downtown Durham area. Learn More >>


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Student Group G.R.O.W.-ing Strong

Congratulations Alex Klonick, MEM and Elissa Tikalsky, MEM who were featured in Duke Today for their work on the Green Roof and Orchard at Environment Hall.
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Environment Hall receives LEED Platinum Certification

This past October, Environment Hall, the 70,000-square-foot home of Duke University’s Nicholas School of the Environment, has received LEED Platinum certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. Learn More >>


We Want You…
…to serve on the Nicholas School Alumni Council!

Our Alumni Council plays an important role in the life of the Nicholas School. Council members advise School leaders on issues and opportunities that may benefit the School and work together to keep fellow alumni engaged and informed about the School’s activities and developments. Learn More >>