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Andres.
September 17, 2020

A pop-up fact-checking service will allow users to verify statements they hear in real time without having to initiate the research themselves. read more about Team Promotes Democracy through Fact-checking »


Lake Stressors team in Ontario.
September 10, 2020

Graduate student Kim Bourne describes how her Data+ and Bass Connections project team experiences made her a better researcher, teacher and mentor. read more about Five Things I Learned as a Leader on My Bass Connections Team »


Story+ logo.
September 2, 2020

Story+ is accepting proposals for projects that engage undergraduate and graduate students in collaborative research on humanities-based topics. read more about Propose a Humanities Project for the 2021 Story+ Summer Research Program »


Bass Connections team members.
September 2, 2020

Bass Connections is now accepting proposals for 2021-2022 project teams. The deadline to propose a project is December 4 at 5:00 p.m. read more about Bass Connections Invites Proposals for 2021-2022 Projects by December 4 »


Dana and dolphins.
August 31, 2020

Dana Adcock reflects on the joys and challenges of conducting research with both marine mammals and human as her subjects. read more about Can Dolphin Cognition Impact Marine Mammal Conservation? »


Annual report.
August 26, 2020

Now more than ever, we see the strengths of the Bass Connections model in equipping students to grapple with ambiguity, work with others across boundaries, contextualize issues and take risks to pursue bold ideas. read more about Equipping Students to Make a Difference: Message from Bass Connections Leaders »


Jocelyn Olcott.
August 21, 2020

“The problem isn't that [parents] have to ‘do’ childcare,” said team leader Jocelyn Olcott. “The problem is people trying to do childcare and do their full-time jobs at the same time.” read more about Bass Connections Team Investigates the Challenges of Childcare During a Pandemic »


Data+ logo.
August 19, 2020

Data+ is offered through the Rhodes Information Initiative at Duke (iiD) and is part of the Bass Connections Information, Society & Culture theme. read more about Faculty Can Submit Proposals for Data+ 2021 Student Research Projects »


Project Vox.
August 6, 2020

For the past two years, a Bass Connections team has been examining the systematic exclusion of women from early modern philosophy. read more about Unearthing the “Extraordinary” Women in Early Modern Philosophy »


Baby.
July 31, 2020

ABC Thrive is affiliated with Bass Connections and housed in the Office of the Vice Provost for Interdisciplinary Studies. Seed grants of $20,000 to $40,000 are available. read more about Faculty Teams Can Apply for Seed Grants to Explore Innovations in Early Childhood »


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