• Health & Fitness

    For seniors, Choice Health & Fitness offers many ways to work out

    According to Brenda Gjelsness, senior adviser, attendance of senior fitness classes at Choice Health & Fitness is starting to look like it did pre-COVID. She says water aerobics classes are almost full every day, while group fitness classes have been slower to regain attendance numbers seen before the pandemic. Choice Health & Fitness offers a variety of group fitness and water aquatics classes specifically catered toward people age 55 and older. The variety of classes ensures people of all fitness levels can find a way to move their bodies. SilverSneakers Classic is a class for muscular strength and range of  

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  • Law & Legal

    Alum establishes fellowship for Duke Law graduates to pursue legal work in field of public interest

    James Scott Farrin, Law School ’90, has established a new fellowship that allows recent Duke Law graduates to pursue legal work in the field of public interest for a year.  The $500,000 gift includes health insurance, salary and benefits and must be applied at a 501(c)(3) organization serving the public good.  Kerry Abrams, James B. Duke and Benjamin N. Duke dean of the School of Law, noted that the Law School continues to invest in opportunities in public interest law for law students, building upon its existing strength in the field.  “The Farrin Fellowship will help one of those students  

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  • Health & Fitness

    Work out in the A/C with Sunny Health & Fitness’ Indoor Exercise Bike: $126 (Save $53)

    Amazon is offering the Sunny Health & Fitness Indoor Exercise Bike for $126.20 shipped. That’s $53 off the typical rate there and beats the lowest price we have tracked in over a year by $4. Want a way to stay fit without overheating during the hot summer months ahead? If so, this exercise bike will pave the way for achieving your daily workout while staying in an air-conditioned space. An adjustable seat allows you to dial in the most comfortable position. It strikes a nice balance between high inertia and resistance with a 22-pound flywheel in tow. With over  

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