Each year, Duke celebrates and recognizes the faculty and staff of the University and Health System. Duke faculty and staff and their family members are invited to celebrate Duke Appreciation during the month of May.
Duke Dines Out at Local Restaurants
Duke employees receive special offers and discounts throughout the month at select restaurants.
Duke Goes Out
Duke employees receive special offers and discounts throughout the month at select entertainment spots.
Night Out at the Durham Bulls
- Monday May 8 @ 7:05pm Bulls vs. Columbus Clippers (Triple-A affiliate of the Cleveland Indians): Get a Terrace Reserved ticket + a Bulls Cap for $14.99!
- Friday May 12 @ 7:05pm Bulls vs. Toledo MudHens (Triple-A affiliate of the Detroit Tigers): Celebrate Nurses Appreciation Week with this Terrace View ticket and a Bulls logo scrub top for $15.99!
- Thursday May 18 @ 7:05pm Bulls vs. Gwinnett Braves (Triple-A affiliate of the Atlanta Braves): $1 Concessions Night featuring hot dogs, popcorn and Pepsi products. Get a Terrace View ticket + 5$ in concessions money for $14.99!
- Sunday May 21 @ 5:05pm Bulls vs Gwinnett Braves (Triple-A affiliate of the Atlanta Braves): Enjoy a Sunday picnic in the Carolina Hurricanes Home Run Patio! A ticket, two-hour buffet and a baseball cap all for just $26.50! (buffet starts at 4:30pm)
- Tuesday May 30 @ 7:05pm Bulls vs. Rochester Red Wings (Triple-A affiliate of the Minnesota Twins): get a Terrace Reserved ticket + a Bulls cap for $14.99!
Perkins Bostock Tours
May 10 & 18 @ 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Come find out what a great perq the library is to you as a staff member! Learn about our resources and our spaces. The tours will start at the Perkins Library Service Desk.
Movie Night - East Campus Lawn
May 19 @ 8:00pm (movie begins at 8:30 pm)
Bring your chairs, blankets and favorite movie snacks and join us on Baldwin Quad on East Campus for SING! Popcorn will be provided while supplies last. (up to 4 per family). Duke ID is required for this event.
Pets and alcoholic beverages are not permitted. Service animals permitted. Click here to print a flyer to post in your area.
After 6 p.m. on May 19, parking will be available in all East Campus lots, including the Carr gated lot. Parking will also be available at Asbury United Methodist Church off West Markham Avenue, in the Duke Human Resources lot off Broad Street after 5 p.m., and at Smith Warehouse after 6 p.m.
Battle in the Bull City: Duke Blue Devils vs Durham Bulls
Tuesday, April 4th @ 6:05 pm
In a first of its kind matchup in Durham, the Bulls will play host to the Duke Blue Devils on Tuesday, April 4th at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park.
Anyone with a valid DukeCard ID can get up to four free tickets for the game. Tickets beyond the fourth can be purchased for a special $9 price. All tickets must be picked up in-person at the DBAP Box Office. Phone orders will not be taken.
Duke Baseball: Duke vs. Boston College Series at Jack Coombs Field
April 14, 15, 16
- Friday, April 14 @ 6 p.m.
- Saturday, April 15 @1 p.m.
- Sunday, April 16 @ 1 p.m.
Free admission for Duke employees and their immediate family members. To receive this offer employees must go to the ticket office window across from Jack Coombs Field on Whitford Drive and show a valid Duke ID.
Duke Stars Dinner Dance
May 2 @ 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Duke pays special tribute to staff and faculty celebrating 25 years or more career service milestone. (This is an invitation only event.) Valid Duke ID is required.
Duke Chapel Service
May 7 @ 11 a.m.
The morning worship service will offer prayers of thanksgiving for the role of Duke staff and faculty in the life of the university.
Duke Stars Lunch Reception
May 8 @ 11:30am-1:30pm
Duke pays special tribute to staff and faculty celebrating 10, 15 and 20 year career service milestones. (This is an invitation only event.) Valid Duke ID is required.