Category Archives: Group Dinners/Activities

Habitat for Humanity Group Project

 Hammer and nails in hand, ladders in place, and some of us even with power tools, all 18 of the Duke Engage participants headed to just outside downtown Durham to help build a Habitat for Humanity home.  I was excited … Continue reading

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Durham meets Greensboro

For our Saturday group activity, we went on a trip to the International Civil Rights Museum in Greensboro.  The Museum was a really interesting experience! The exhibits were interactive and caught the attention of all of us, especially since it … Continue reading

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What About Durham?

What do a rat infested dump and a flourishing downtown have in common? By dining with Casey Steinbacher, the President and CEO of Durham’s Chamber of Commerce, William “Bill” Kalkof, President of Downtown Durham Inc., and with County Commissioner, Kevin Dick, … Continue reading

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Durham- Past, Present, and Future

May 26: Dinner with Dr. Phail Wynn, Vice President of the Office of Durham and Regional Affairs, and with Sam Milagrese, Director of Community Engagement.  It was a pleasure to have these speakers talk to us about the history of … Continue reading

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