Monday, March 13, 2017
A forest at sunset

The Duke University Talent Identification Program (Duke TIP) has named the winners of its 2017 Writing Contest, held annually for participants in the TIP 4th–6th Grade Talent Search. This year, students were asked to write a story about a dog that has escaped from an animal control officer, from the dog’s point of view. Over eight hundred stories were submitted. Entries included wild adventures and poignant reflections on individuals’ relationships with their pets, and there were seven different states represented among the winners.

  • 4th–6th Grade Talent Search
Thursday, February 16, 2017
PL Student at CRISIS

Thanks to a major grant of $200,000 by the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation, the Duke University Talent Identification Program (Duke TIP) will be able to continue its groundbreaking Project Launch program for a third consecutive cycle. Project Launch allows high-ability, low-income students to enroll in TIP’s renowned academic programming for gifted students at no cost to their families and also evaluates the impact of various academic interventions on their educational success.  

Monday, January 9, 2017
Katie Peoples

Duke TIP is pleased to announce the appointment of Katie Peoples as TIP’s new Alumni Outreach Program Coordinator. Katie’s main goal will be to establish a strong network of TIP alumni that allows them to connect to other alumni and maximize their professional and social networks.

Monday, January 9, 2017
Field Studies at Pari

Duke TIP's Field Studies Program for students in grades 9-12 opened on January 9 and is now accepting applications from gifted students seeking advanced study featuring unique topics and real world opportunities. Non-TIP members can apply.  

Tuesday, January 3, 2017
A group of students raising their hands during a recognition ceremony

On Saturday, February 4, Duke TIP and Broward County Schools will team up as co-sponsors of The Educational Forum in Broward County, Florida at South Plantation High School.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Ability Grouping

A new, comprehensive analysis of a century’s worth of research shows that grouping students by ability and providing opportunities for students to progress at a more rapid pace can increase overall student academic achievement.  

Thursday, December 1, 2016
TIP Store Home Page

The holidays are quickly approaching. Surprise your loved ones with gifts from our online store so that they can show off their TIP pride!

Thursday, December 1, 2016
Two boys sitting on a bench

The thrill of solving the crisis, the convenience of online courses, and the unforgettable experience of our residential programs: here’s what to expect in 2017!

  • eInvestigators
  • Field Studies
  • eStudies
  • Summer Studies
Monday, October 31, 2016
Rollins College, FLA

At our newest AYP site, students experience college life on one of the most beautiful campuses in the country.

Sunday, October 30, 2016
Power House, Durham NC

What is the Power House? Learn the rich history of the unique building that Duke TIP calls home.