Famous Alumni of Duke University - Celebrities from Duke University
Situated in Dunham, North Carolina is the private research institute, Duke University. The university enjoys a total campus area of 8,600 acres including its three adjoining campuses. The ever-so-popular university enjoys its consistent inclusion among the best universities in the world as per several international university rankings. According to a New York Times corporate study, Duke University’s graduates are presented as the most sought-after and valued in the world. The university also ranks fifth to have created the most Rhodes, Marshall, Truman and Goldwater Scholars, among national universities. Duke University has spread its roots across the globe with partnerships, tie-ups and expansion in various countries such as China and Singapore. Being one of the ten toughest universities to get into in the U.S., according to Huffington Post, the campus comprises of niche, handpicked students who have displayed academic excellence. Even the excellent panel of faculty is handpicked to ensure that the students have access to one of the best education opportunities that the country has to offer. Duke University was deemed 8th in the 2017 U.S. News & World Report ranking of undergraduate programs at doctorate granting institutions in the country. With a student body comprising of almost 15,000 students, Duke University’s diversity adds profundity and depth in enriching the life of each student. The university also boasts and impressive list of alumni’s from the likes of President Richard Nixon to Charlie Rose to Tim Cook to Ken Jeong. Presenting to you, a complete list of achievers from Duke University.
Check out the list of notable Duke University alumni. Some of the notable Duke University students are Richard Nixon, Tim Cook, Ron Paul, Paul Farmer and Ken Wilber.
The Most Famous Alumni of Duke University
|Cody Ko||November 22, 1990||Canadian||Cody Ko is a Canadian Vine sensation and YouTube personality|
|Britt Nicole||August 2, 1985||American||Britt Nicole is a singer and songwriter known for her album ‘Gold.’|
|Matthew Patrick||November 15, 1986||American||Matthew Patrick, better known as MatPat, is a famous American YouTube personality|
|Cherry Seaborn||May 6, 1992||British||Cherry Seaborn is the fiancée of popular singer Ed Sheeran|
|Paul Farmer||October 26, 1959||American||Paul Farmer is an anthropologist and physician who co-founded the health organization - Partners In Health (PIH)|
|Mike Posner||February 12, 1988||American||Mike Posner is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, and poet|
|Judy Woodruff||November 20, 1946||American||Judy Woodruff is an American journalist who anchors the news show ‘PBS NewsHour.’|
|Tim Cook||November 1, 1960||American||Tim Cook is an American business executive who succeeded Steve Jobs as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Apple Inc|
|Ken Wilber||January 31, 1949||American||Ken Wilber is an American writer, public speaker and philosopher|
|Charles H. Townes||July 28, 1915||American||Charles Hard Townes was an American physicist and inventor|