Graduation with Distinction is a term that accords recognition to students who have excelled in both Gender, Sexuality & Feminist Studies coursework and a completed GSF thesis project developed over the final year and a half of study. Dear colleagues, During the past two weeks, we have received concerned inquiries from undergraduate students about their Spring 2020 grading option (i.e., S/U or letter-graded) and their future applications to graduate/professional schools. The Duke Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies offers a variety of funding opportunities for Duke undergraduates, graduate students, and faculty. We are committed to ensuring that any students otherwise eligible for Latin and graduation honors under Rule 2-7 will not precluded from consideration due to the threshold for grading credits, based solely on the effect of Spring 2020’s ungraded coursework. League of United Latin American Students Scholarship, 2014-2015 Urban Health Program Emerging Leader Award, 2014-2015 Military Awards: National Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Service Medal, Armed Forces Reserve Medal, Army Commendation Medal, 2001-2009 Ariadna has held internships at the United Nations Development Program, Fundación Chile and Center of Public Studies. Recent past semester courses are available in the "Spring 2018 - Spring 2020" link on the right. 1356 Campus Drive 224 Classroom Building (East Campus) Box 90719 Durham, NC 27708-0719. history@duke.edu. Previously, Duke students could opt for one S/U course per semester as part of a normal four-credit course load. VP Bennett sent the following letter about student concerns to all directors of undergraduate studies on 4/8/20. She is currently Vice President of the Latin American Student Organization and a member of Duke Club Field Hockey. Graduation with Distinction (outside the major) Beginning in Fall 2009, qualified students seeking to graduate with Distinction on the basis of a thesis or other substantive scholarly project not anchored in a major but rather based upon course work taken in a certificate program, a minor or some other elective field of study may apply for admission to the Graduation with Distinction … Spring 2021: New lists of Spring 2021 approved courses for the ICS major is here. History Department. Updated on October 19, 2020 Courses listed below — segmented by Global, Core and Specific Region — are currently offered for the Spring 2021 semester. Pursuing Graduation with Distinction in the Program in Gender, Sexuality & Feminist Studies is separate from graduating with Latin Honors from Duke … phone: (919) 684-3014 fax: (919) 681-7670 Oberstein, who produced the winning album, “Back to the Sunset” by the Dafnis Prieto Big Band, needed to settle his nerves, thank several people and finish before the house band began playing. Niisoja Torto PPS ’20 performed with Duke’s student-run swing dance team and Latin dance troup in addition to his coursework in public policy. “They let you know it’s time to get off stage,” said … Eric Oberstein had plenty on his mind while on stage accepting the Grammy for Best Latin Jazz Album earlier this year.