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Cheeny Nwosu.
April 24, 2019

On April 17, undergraduate and graduate students from the 2018-19 project teams shared their research highlights with an audience of more than 650 faculty, staff, students, community members and donors. read more about Bass Connections Teams Present Collaborative Research at Third Annual Showcase »


James Herrera and Kathleen Burns
April 15, 2019

Doctoral student Kathleen Burns (English) and postdoctoral associate James Herrera (Evolutionary Anthropology) are the winners of the 2019 Bass Connections Award for Outstanding Mentorship. read more about “Truly Phenomenal” Doctoral Student and “Unparalleled” Postdoc Honored for Outstanding Mentorship »


Dayna.
April 10, 2019

Through a Bass Connections team, Duke sophomore Dayna Price channeled her experience playing flute into developing research tools for El Sistema USA—and fed her interest in clinical psychology in the process. read more about Team Seeks to Serve Music Education Activists Where They Live »


Bass Connections speakers.
April 9, 2019

On April 17, stop by Penn Pavilion from 3:30 to 6:00 and find out what our research teams have accomplished this year. The event features student talks, awards, a poster session and a reception. read more about Join Us for the Third Annual Bass Connections Showcase »


BD4RH logo.
April 4, 2019

Undergraduates Celia Mizelle and Saumya Sao describe how their Bass Connections team, Big Data for Reproductive Health, is advocating for the use of its novel tools to visualize and understand contraceptive data. read more about Team Shares Novel Tools to Explore Data on Contraceptive Use »


Bass Connections team members.
April 3, 2019

Three undergraduates share their biggest challenges, victories and favorite moments from fieldwork in the remote countryside. read more about Two Months in Madagascar Studying the Ecology of Infectious Diseases »


Lavanya Vasudevan.
March 27, 2019

Vasudevan led a Bass Connections team to analyze the uptake of childhood vaccination services in Ghana and Honduras, followed by a team that created the mVax app. read more about Honored for Her Mentorship, Lavanya Vasudevan Shares Insights on Intercultural Research »


Zoe King.
March 25, 2019

“I have always loved having an interdisciplinary approach to life,” says Zoe King ’21. A Bass Connections course led to further exploration and a self-designed major. read more about Zoe King: Exploring the Gap between Healthcare Innovation and Implementation »


Rupanjali Karthik.
March 22, 2019

On April 16, students from a Bass Connections team will showcase their creative projects and share insights from communities across the state about the kinds of risks we encounter in our drinking water. read more about Join Us at Motorco for Stories of North Carolina Drinking Water »


Christine Hendren and team.
March 22, 2019

Christine Ogilvie Hendren leads a Bass Connections project team aimed at understanding and evaluating complex public health and environmental risk scenarios. read more about “This Is Not a Course, It’s a Joint Research Project:” Advice from a Bass Connections Team Leader »


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