CAMPUS CONCERTS

WHO ARE WE?
Campus Concerts plans Duke’s largest on-campus concerts every year. Some artists that we’ve brought to Duke recently include Blackbear, Icona Pop, and 3OH!3. If you want to help bring in some incredible artists and plan events like Old Duke and K-ville Concert, join us! Meetings: Sundays 8-9pm @ DUU Office.

CONTACT US!

Rohan Bhambhani (duucampusconcerts@duke.edu),
Campus Concerts Chair

COFFEEHOUSE

WHO ARE WE?
The Coffeehouse has been a Duke staple since 1981. Open from 6 PM – 2 AM every night of the school year, the Coffeehouse serves fresh coffee, tea, and snacks. Find the Coffeehouse tucked away at the back of the Crowell building on East Campus (behind Wilson Dorm and next to Epworth Dorm). The Coffeehouse puts on several shows each month as well as movie screenings, workshops, and dance parties.

CONTACT US!
Sarah Derris (duucoffeehouse@duke.edu),
Coffeehouse Chair

DEVOPS

WHO ARE WE?
The Development Operations team oversees all technology and data analytic aspects of DUU, with a mission to innovate and improve DUU’s efficiency. Long-term projects include maintenance of the DUU website and attendance data analysis. Recent short-term projects include a Trivia webapp (used by Duke@Nite) and DUU alumni database. If you love tech, data, or simply creating impactful and tangible projects, join us! No technical experience necessary.

CONTACT US!
George Lawrence (devops@duke.edu),
Chief Technology Officer

DUKE @ NITE

WHO ARE WE?
Duke @ Nite aims to bring frequent, fun programming to the Duke community. From trivia to musicians, comedians, escape rooms, casino nights, be on the lookout for all of our events! The committee is open to all students and meets Mondays from 6 – 7PM. We are always looking for new members and ideas, so bring your friends, your creativity, and your bold ideas!

CONTACT US!
Evan Dragich (duudukeatnite@duke.edu), Duke@Nite Chair

DUKE STUDENT BROADCASTING

WHO ARE WE?
Duke Student Broadcasting is dedicated to creating media content to inform, entertain, and highlight the diversity of the Duke community.

CONTACT US!
Mary Kim (duudsb@duke.edu), DSB Chair

External Engagement

WHO ARE WE?

The External Engagement Committee is an ad-hoc committee of The Duke University Union, created to uphold the mission of providing diverse, community-based programming and media that complements the social, educational, and professional aims of Duke University. Our role is to explicitly and continuously focus on DUU’s role in our campus community through conversation, understanding, auditing, collaboration, and community engagement. As a committee we will look at and try to better our own events as well as communicate and build relationships with campus partners to help continually improve our events, our media, and our campus.

CONTACT US!
Ysanne Spence (yns3@duke.edu), VP of External Affairs

FINANCIAL ANALYSTS

WHO ARE WE?
Financial analysts provide guidance to their respective committees over the course of the fiscal year. They keep updated budget spreadsheets to help keep every committee on track. They also assess expenditures within their committee to ensure DUU is utilizing all of its funds and doing so effectively.

CONTACT US!
Catherine Oliver (cbo12@duke.edu),
Chief Financial Officer

First-year Intern Program

WHO ARE WE?
The DUU First-year Intern Program allows first-year students to gain unparalleled exposure and involvement as a part of the Duke University Union, the largest programming body at Duke. DUU Leadership Cohort members work with fellow interns and DUU’s senior leaders to plan and carry out a large-scale event for the entire campus. Additionally, they take part in a leadership development program and mentorship program in which they are matched with a member of DUU’s executive board.

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CONTACT US!
Sullivan Brem (smb150@duke.edu),
Vice President of Internal Affairs

FREEWATER PRESENTATIONS

WHO ARE WE?
Freewater Presentations is an entirely student-staffed, student-run organization within the Duke University Union that screens quality films free to students and the public every Friday and Saturday in Griffith Film Theater in the Bryan University right. We show new releases, independent films, Disney classics, and movie marathons. Freewater Presentation aims to create an authentic movie theater experience on campus as well as provide a space for film enthusiasts. Freewater Presentations also employs student projectionists and concession stand coordinators. If you’re interested in joining in any capacity, come to a meeting on Sundays at 4 PM in the DUU Office.

CONTACT US!
Ashley Wang (duufwpresentations@duke.edu),
Freewater Presentations Chair

FREEWATER PRODUCTIONS

WHO ARE WE?
Freewater Productions is Duke University’s foremost and only student-run film production company. We are a completely accessible resource for any member of the student body to be involved in incredible content creation. With Freewater, you have the opportunity to direct your own movie, to learn how to operate a camera, lighting, or sound equipment, to write a really good script, to act in a real production, to edit the finished product, and to be the planner that makes it all happen. Combining the functions of an equipment co-op, crew and technical assistance network, grant funding source, and production house, our goal is to produce outstanding work by enabling students to create films to the highest quality standard. If you’ve ever wondered what it might be like to be on a movie set, we are the place for you! No experience is necessary, nor any desire to work in the film industry. We love to make movies, and we hope that you’ll join us to create something amazing!

CONTACT US!
Katie Cannon (duufwproductions@duke.edu),
Freewater Productions Chair

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JAZZ@

WHO ARE WE?
Jazz@ is DUU’s weekly jazz programming committee. We plan weekly jazz gatherings on campus, as well as occasional larger events like the annual Night of Swing. If you’re interested in event planning, bringing in local musicians as well as Duke student musicians, or if you simply love Jazz, join us! Meetings: Sundays 3-4pm @ DUU Office.

CONTACT US!
Ben Schiff (duujazz@duke.edu), Jazz@ Chair

LDOC

WHO ARE WE?
The LDOC (Last Day of Classes) Festival started in 1997 and has quickly become one of the highlights of the school year and an integral part of Duke culture. LDOC celebrates a year of hard work through inclusive and community-based daytime programming that culminates into a campus wide concert focused on bringing all Duke students together.

CONTACT US!
Aaliyah Butcher,
Max Miller (duuldoc@duke.edu),
LDOC Co-chairs

MARKETING

WHO ARE WE?
DUU’s Marketing committee is responsible for branding, outreach, and social media for the Union’s 13 committees and the brand as a whole.  The team is composed of graphic designers, cinematographers, photographers, and strategists.

CONTACT US!
Amrita Lakhanpal (duumarketing@duke.edu), Chief Marketing Officer

SPEAKERS & STAGE

WHO ARE WE?
Speakers & Stage presents high quality professional touring productions of drama, comedy, speakers, and musical entertainment. Past year’s shows have included Trevor Wallace, Sue Bird, Laverne Cox, Bo Burnham, and Issa Rae. The committee is open to all students and meets at 5:30 pm on TBD over zoom . Events are usually open to the public with a pre-sale open to Duke students only. All events are free to Duke students. Check out the DUU blast for details on each event! Meetings: TBD 5:30-6 pm on Zoom.

CONTACT US!
Anna Song (duuspeakersandstage@duke.edu),
Speakers & Stage Chair

SPECIAL EVENTS

WHO ARE WE?
Special Events is one of DUU’s newest committees!  We will be putting on a variety of large, campus-wide events with the intention of bringing the whole Duke community together.  This will see the committee taking on traditional events, such as Oktoberfest and Duke Royale, as well as looking to start new, innovative events and collaborations.  The committee is open to all students and will tentatively be meeting at 2 PM on Sundays in the DUU Office (middle-level Bryan right in the UCAE).

CONTACT US!
Finn Brauer (duuspecialevents@duke.edu),
Special Events Chair

SMALL TOWN RECORDS

WHO ARE WE?
Small Town Records is Duke University’s record label – students who share their passion for music. As a part of Duke University Union, we serve the student committee with concerts and freely distributed music. We are musicians, sound engineers, live technicians, musical consultants, graphic designers, producers, web designers, photographers, and above all else, all the fans who have helped us grow to where we are now. Our passion is to bring music to the Duke community and help everyone have a great time along the way, so please, get in touch and let us know how we’re doing! Meetings: Mondays 8-9pm @ DUU Office (GBM Sundays 7-8pm @ West Union 068)

CONTACT US!
Mitra Kiciman (duustr@duke.edu), STR Chair

VISARTS

WHO ARE WE?
VisArts promotes creative expression and artistic innovation on campus. We curate and install exciting exhibitions in the Brown Gallery (conveniently located in the Bryan right), stock the Hue Art Studios in the Arts Annex, and organize creative programming, such as monthly workshops with professional artists. If you are artistically inclined in any way, come to join us! Meetings: Wednesdays 6:30-7:30pm @ DUU Office.

CONTACT US!
Kevin Boyd (duuvisarts@duke.edu), VisArts Chair

WXDU

WHO ARE WE?
WXDU is Duke’s fm radio station, established in 1983 for progressive programming, local shows, and sick music (bangers, shredders, and spirals). Tune the dial to 88.7 fm or stream live at wxdu.org 24/7.

CONTACT US!
Mina Jang (duuwxdu@duke.edu), WXDU Chair