The Museum of Life & Science, First Place, Best Museum; Second Place, Best Rainy Day Activity; Third Place, Best Day Camp
Source: Carolina Publishing Associates
Sarah P. Duke Gardens - the South's gardens, "to take a look at" in the magazine's annual Best of the South feature.
Source: Southern Living
The Museum of Life & Science - First Place, Best Museum; Second Place, Best Rainy Day Activity; Third Place, Best Day Camp.
Source: Carolina Parent Magazine
Southern Durham Offensive Lineman Carl Johnson, #39 among the nation's Top 100 Football Recruits.
Durham Academy, among the top five private schools in the Southeast for diversity.
Source: The News and Observer
Durham Public Schools, 10 Blue Ribbons, the most ever by one school system.
Source: NC Schools Public Relations Association
NC Central University's student newspaper, "The Campus Echo", won first place in six categories: Best Use of Photography, Best Special Section, Best Overall Sports Coverage, Best Headline, Best Individual Page Design and Best Designed Newspaper.
Source: Historically Black Colleges and Universities Newspaper Conference
Durham Technical Community College's Developmental Studies Program, named the "Most outstanding in the nation"
Source: National Association of Developmental Education
Duke University students William Hwang and Jacqueline Ou, among 20 students named to All-USA College Academic Team.