Bass Connections is a new university-wide initiative that links faculty and students to respond to complex challenges through problem-focused educational pathways and project teams.

In the News

Kenan Institute for Ethics undergraduate and graduate student members of the Rethinking Regulation project's research team met recently with officials at the Chemical Safety Board and National Transportation and Safety Board to conduct interviews as part of their research. Read more from Kenan here!

Bass Connections Information, Society, & Culture theme leader Robert Calderbank has been named the 2015 recipient of the Claude E. Shannon Award by the IEEE Information Theory Society. Read more here!

Vaib Penukonda, Bass Connections in Global Health member and Paul Quinn College student researcher, gets retrospective in the team's latest blog post. Find it here!



Check out our latest video from our Bass Connections in Energy Efficiency in Industry: Motor Vehicle Manufacturing team! This team worked on an energy efficiency research project to help General Motor assess and problem solve around energy usage at an automotive manufacturing plant.

This year, you can find undergraduates from all over campus working on interdisciplinary projects with faculty, post-docs and graduate students at SSRI-West and/or with SSRI-West's support. How can SSRI help Bass Connections teams?

Registering for classes? Take a Bass Connections gateway course to begin your educational pathway! Classes availabile in: