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Geraldine Dawson
October 3, 2018

A Bass Connections team took part in an important collaboration that points the way towards broader, easier access to autism screening through a mobile phone app. read more about Research on Mobile App Identifies Route to Broader, Easier Access to Autism Screening »


Kathleen Burns
October 1, 2018

English doctoral student Kathleen Burns shares how her Bass Connections project reshaped her understanding of climate change and environmental risk management. read more about Narrating Climate Change and Weathering Environmental Risk »


Barak Richman
September 27, 2018

Since 2013, 16 Law faculty and 13 Law students, including two S.J.D. and 11 J.D. students, have participated in Bass Connections. Here are four examples of their involvement. read more about Duke Law Faculty and Students Showcase Range of Expertise through Bass Connections Projects »


Bass Connections team members
September 20, 2018

Applications are open for the Student Research Training Program, an intensive experiential learning program that engages second and third year undergraduate students in the development, implementation and assessment of a community-based project. read more about Spend Your Summer Tackling Global Health Challenges in the U.S. and Abroad »


Opiate Team
September 19, 2018

In the U.S., drug overdoses now account for more accidental deaths than car crashes. One project team explored the extent of the opiate epidemic in Durham and throughout the state. read more about Taking on North Carolina’s Opioid Crisis through Research and Partnerships »


mVax logo
September 12, 2018

A Bass Connections project team developed and piloted mVax with community partners in Honduras. read more about New mHealth App Streamlines the Vaccination Process »


Story+ symposium
September 6, 2018

The Story+ Summer Research Program is now accepting proposals for projects that engage undergraduate and graduate students in collaborative research on humanities-based topics. read more about Got an Idea for a Story+ Summer Humanities Research Project? »


Apply now
September 6, 2018

Duke students of all levels and programs are eligible for this leadership opportunity. Current and former members of Bass Connections project teams and/or summer programs are encouraged to apply. read more about Apply to Become a Member of the 2018-19 Bass Connections Student Advisory Council »


Bass Connections team members
September 5, 2018

In the past five years, more than 2,000 undergraduates, graduate students, faculty and staff have engaged in over 300 team-based, interdisciplinary research projects through Bass Connections. In our annual report, we present our approach to ... read more about From a Transformative Gift to a Hallmark of the Duke Experience »


Bass Connections team members
September 4, 2018

Bass Connections is accepting proposals for 2019-2020 team-based research projects that engage faculty, undergraduates and graduate/professional students in interdisciplinary exploration of big, unanswered questions about major societal challenges. read more about Bass Connections Invites Proposals for 2019-2020 Projects by November 5 »


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