News

August 16, 2018

Data+ is a summer research experience for undergraduates interested in exploring data-driven approaches to interdisciplinary challenges. We invite proposals for faculty-sponsored Data+ projects in Summer 2019.

August 16, 2018

From the moment first-years set foot on campus, they’re inundated with information about all of the opportunities Duke has to offer. So how should students choose what to do? A Data+ team explored this question and developed an "e-advisor" app to recommend programs to students based on their backgrounds and interests.

August 9, 2018

Graduate and upper-level undergraduate students can apply for a Fall 2018 course that examines the negotiation of international climate change agreements under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.

August 7, 2018

MEM student Tasfia Nayem explains how her involvement in a Bass Connections project team was a uniquely hands-on – and minds-on – learning experience.

August 6, 2018

Sixteen project teams, including two new teams, are recruiting student team members. Applications are open and will be reviewed on a rolling basis. The deadline to apply is August 23 at 11:59 p.m.

July 30, 2018

Chemistry doctoral student Lizzie Hunsaker shares why getting involved in the Bass Connections D-CIPHER project was one of the best decisions she made during her fourth year of graduate school.

July 27, 2018

Bass Connections team members Kelsey Lansdale, Melissa Marchese and Jackie Gerson are investigating the presence and effects of gold mining on the Madre de Dios River.

July 17, 2018

The Environmental Epidemiology in Latin America team is conducting research on the Madre de Dios River in the Peruvian Amazon. Undergraduates Kelsey Lansdale and Melissa Marchese write with updates from the field.

July 13, 2018

University Archivist Valerie Gillispie and rising junior Caroline Waring discussed their Story+ summer research project, Stone by Stone, on WUNC’s The State of Things.

July 6, 2018

On June 27, nine Story+ teams presented their outcomes and shared personal experiences from six weeks of intensive, humanities-based research.

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