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Tony Fuller and two student team members.
October 3, 2019

“It’s been a tremendous opportunity to work on this, and our students have been amazing,” says team leader Anthony Fuller. “The infection rate has dropped down to less than 8%, driven mainly by the work that undergrads were able to do.” read more about Student-driven Research Improves Neurosurgical Patient Outcomes »


Sahil, Jackie, Janet.
September 27, 2019

Janet Prvu Bettger leads a multiyear Bass Connections project team that has involved research partnerships from China to Durham. read more about Global and Local Partners and Inspiring Mentorship Catalyze Innovations in Integrated Care »


Students working in the field
September 26, 2019

A team investigated policy solutions, funding mechanisms and septic system design in a community-based research project addressing wastewater treatment. read more about Research Partnership Takes Aim at Environmental Injustice in the Rural South »


Nima.
September 20, 2019

A Bass Connections team compared districting plans across states and analyzed the extent of gerrymandering in the North Carolina General Assembly. read more about From a Classroom to the Courts: Team’s Research Cited in Gerrymandering Cases »


Apply now.
September 16, 2019

Students of all levels and programs can apply to serve on the 2019-2020 Bass Connections Student Advisory Council. Applications are due September 29. read more about Apply to Become a Member of the 2019-2020 Bass Connections Student Advisory Council »


ABC block.
September 6, 2019

ABC Thrive, an initiative of Bass Connections, awarded a grant for research into opportunities to prevent child maltreatment in the health and social services systems. read more about Duke Faculty Team Awarded ABC Thrive Grant for Prevention of Child Maltreatment »


Bass Connections annual report.
September 5, 2019

As we have seen the Bass Connections model thrive throughout our six-year history, we have sought to innovate, evaluate, refine and share. We are thrilled to share these highlights from the past year. read more about Innovate, Evaluate, Refine, Share: Highlights from Bass Connections »


Story+ Presentation.
September 4, 2019

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 2020 Story+ Summer Research Program »


Teamwork.
September 3, 2019

Bass Connections is now accepting proposals for 2020-2021 project teams. The deadline to propose a project is November 4 at 5:00 p.m. read more about Bass Connections Invites Proposals for 2020-2021 Projects by November 4 »


Kushal Kadakia.
August 28, 2019

Thirty Duke students were awarded nationally competitive scholarships in 2018-2019. Among them were ten Bass Connections team members, including Kushal Kadakia ’19. read more about Rhodes Scholar Shares Insights into Project-based Education at Duke »


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