Upcoming Events

Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 6:30pm
Love Auditorium, LSRC

Andrea Wulf is an award-winning Alexander von Humboldt biographer. She has written five acclaimed books, including The Brother GardenersChasing Venus, and Founding Gardeners. She will be exploring Humboldt's legacy in her Lynn Day Lectureship in Forest and Conservation... read more about Lynn W. Day Lectureship in Forest and Conservation History »


Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 5:30pm
Penn Pavilion

Immigration combines enormous technical complexity with emotionally charged concerns about national identity. This Forum examines how underlying issues of sovereignty and humanitarianism intersect with cultural, ethnic and economic issues. It focuses on specific areas of tension within and between... read more about Provost Forum: Immigration in a Divided World »


Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 9:30am
Penn Pavilion

Immigration combines enormous technical complexity with emotionally charged concerns about national identity. This Forum examines how underlying issues of sovereignty and humanitarianism intersect with cultural, ethnic and economic issues. It focuses on specific areas of tension within and between... read more about Provost Forum: Immigration in a Divided World »


Friday, November 1, 2019 - 12:00pm
Forest History Society, 2925 Academy Rd.

Join members of the AvH250: Imagining Interdisciplinary Research for the 21st Century from a 19th Century Perspective Bass Connections project team for this Celebratory Colloquium honoring the 250th birthday of Alexander von Humboldt. This colloquium will explore the many facets of Humboldt's work... read more about Celebratory Colloquium: Alexander von Humboldt »


Monday, November 4, 2019 - 5:00pm
Great Hall, Trent Semans Center for Health Education

Please join the Duke Global Health Institute for the Eighth Annual Global Health Research Showcase to hear from Duke students, including Bass Connections team members, engaged in global health work. We invite trainees, faculty, staff and friends from across Duke and the Triangle's global health... read more about 2019 Global Health Research Showcase »


Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 12:00pm
John Hope Franklin Center for Interdisciplinary and International Studies

This year’s Bass Connections project team is building on work begun in 2017-2018. Team members are conducting a digital investigation of the archaeological landscape of Vulci, Cerveteri and Tarquinia, the most important and visited pre-Roman sites in central Italy. All three sites include thousands... read more about Smart Archaeology: Uncovering Secrets beneath the Surface »


Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 12:00pm
John Hope Franklin Center for Interdisciplinary and International Studies

From 2017-2019, the Representing Migration Humanities Lab worked to excavate the histories and presents of human mobility, investigating how this phenomenon, which is central to the making of the modern world, entered culture, consciousness and memory through narrative, memoir, archive, history and... read more about Representing Migration through Digital Humanities »


Friday, January 24, 2020 - 2:00pm
Penn Pavilion

Stop by to talk with team leaders and learn more about the 2020-2021 Bass Connections project teams before the application deadline. Refreshments will be provided. read more about Bass Connections Fair 2020 »


Monday, April 13, 2020 - 3:30pm
Penn Pavilion

Come learn more about Bass Connections and find out what these research teams of faculty, graduate students, undergraduates and community partners have accomplished this year. This annual event features a poster session, lightning talks, awards and a reception. read more about Bass Connections Showcase 2020 »