News & Events
(Jun 23, 2016 ) - The Emily K Center Announces new Game Plan: College Program
When Game Plan: College begins this September, the Center will become a college information hub for students throughout Durham. By offering individualized advising sessions and informational workshops to any student who needs the support, we will equip hundreds more young people with a “game plan” they can use to make educated choices about college.
(May 12, 2016 ) - Press Release: May March on Thursday May 19th
The May March at the Emily Krzyzewski Center is a celebration of a successful academic year and a commemoration of the Class of 2016’s graduating high school seniors. In addition, this year, the Center will also recognize its first class of graduating college students.
(Mar 3, 2016 ) - The Sixth Annual Mother's Day Ball
Now in its sixth year, the Emily Krzyzewski Center’s Mother’s Day Ball has quickly become a premier event in the Triangle area. On May 7, 2016, 500 guests will convene at the Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club for an evening of fine dining, dancing, and celebrating the Emily K Center. Inspired by Duke Men’s Basketball Coach Mike Krzyzewski’s relationship with his mother, the Mother’s Day Ball is designed to honor the role of family and community in the development of today’s youth.
(Feb 11, 2016 ) - Celebrating 10 Years of Building Scholars-Changing Lives
This year, we are excited to mark our tenth year of building scholars and changing lives at the Emily Krzyzewski Center. This year will be particularly special as we serve more students than ever before and celebrate some major landmarks in the Center's history. We hope you'll join us in celebrating these accomplishments this year!
(Feb 3, 2016 ) - Read the Emily K Center Strategic Plan
The Emily K Center recently embarked on a new five year Strategic Plan. Check out what we plan to accomplish as we 'Achieve More. Dream Bigger.'