MRI scan of mouse brain.
October 28, 2021

Two thirds of patients with Alzheimer’s are women. Christina Williams and Alexandra Badea are leading a Bass Connections team to learn more about how Alzheimer’s changes the brain and how environmental factors alter the course of the disease. read more about Female-led Team Investigates Increased Alzheimer’s Risk in Women »

Measuring a tree in Gabon.
October 22, 2021

Take a look at how four doctoral students integrated Bass Connections into their summer research, from Durham to Alaska to Gabon to Mars! read more about Summer Spotlights: How Four Ph.D. Students Advanced Their Research »

A painting of a black woman on yellow background.
September 21, 2021

Two Bass Connections teams draw on the power of storytelling to combat cervical cancer and break the silence around women’s health. A new exhibit showcases works from community and student artists and writers. read more about Using Storytelling to Break the Stigma Surrounding Reproductive Health »

September 7, 2021

Bass Connections is now accepting proposals for 2022-2023 project teams. The deadline to propose a project is November 1 at 5:00 p.m. read more about Bass Connections Invites Proposals for 2022-2023 Projects by November 1 »

Data+ logo.
September 3, 2021

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 Summer 2022 Data+ Student Research Projects »

Bass Connections team members at Duke Campus Farm.
September 1, 2021

See how Duke students worked with small teams of faculty, fellow students and external partners to address important local and global challenges. read more about Seven Local Projects: Highlights from the Bass Connections Annual Report »

Story+ logo.
August 25, 2021

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 2022 Story+ Summer Research Program »

Race & Society.
August 23, 2021

Bass Connections announces a new theme, Race & Society, to support interdisciplinary teams of faculty and students in their exploration of race-related issues. read more about A New Opportunity for Exploring Race, Identity and Inequality »

Apply now.
July 22, 2021

Build your creative content portfolio by helping us tell the stories of collaborative, interdisciplinary research and education at Duke. read more about Seeking Content Creators and Writers: Opportunity for Work-Study Students »

Farm produce.
July 9, 2021

Students pondered how they could celebrate what the farm has achieved while also acknowledging the sacrifices made for this achievement. read more about Story+ Team Examines the Past and Future of the Duke Campus Farm »