Bass Connections brings together Duke faculty and students to explore real-world issues in interdisciplinary research teams.


Duke students from all levels and schools are invited to preview the new Bass Connections projects for 2017-2018. Applications will open on January 24 and run through February 17 at 5:00 p.m. To learn more, stop by the Bass Connections Fair on January 24 from 2:30 to 5:30 in Gross Hall.

Congratulations to all the recipients of fellowships awarded by The Graduate School for the 2016-2017 academic year, totaling nearly $5.1 million in support. Four doctoral students who are current or previous Bass Connections team members describe their research.

Melissa Manus is a leader of the Bass Connections project team Cookstoves and Air Pollution in Madagascar. She provides an update on the team’s progress and reflects on what they’ve learned and where they’re headed.


Jan 17

Undergraduates, master's students and postdocs can learn more about getting involved with Data+ teams this summer.

Jan 19

The Office of the Vice Provost for Research and Office of Information Technology are hosting a symposium and a poster competition, open to all faculty, staff and students.

Jan 20
Becca Willett

Vector autoregressive models characterize a variety of time series in which linear combinations of current and past observations can be used to accurately predict future observations.