Jackie Gerson.
February 1, 2019

Doctoral student Jackie Gerson (Ecology) recently traveled to Lima, Peru, to share her team’s research with government officials, NGOs and reporters. read more about Bridging the Science-Policy Gap on Artisanal Gold Mining in the Peruvian Amazon »

Bass Connections team members in Malaysia.
February 1, 2019

Bass Connections students reflect on what they learned and achieved during their fieldwork in Malaysia. read more about Targeting Malaysia’s Infectious Diseases through Research and Surveillance »

Travis Knoll.
January 30, 2019

Last spring, Travis Knoll (Ph.D. in History) received a Bass Connections Student Research Award to trace the history of affirmative action in Brazil. read more about Building an Interview Archive of Local Activism in Brazil »

Data+ students with poster.
January 29, 2019

Student applications are now open for this summer’s Data+ research program. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis through February 25. read more about Explore New Data-driven Approaches to Interdisciplinary Challenges with Data+ »

Tony Pham.
January 28, 2019

Last spring, Duke medical resident Tony Pham received a Bass Connections Student Research Award to explore mental health in Nepal. read more about Research on Mental Health in Nepal Examines Context-specific Approaches to Care »

Story+ poster.
January 28, 2019

Applications for 2019 Story+ projects are now open. The priority deadline for all students is February 15. read more about Spend Your Summer Bringing Research to Life with Story+ »

Emily Rains headshot.
January 25, 2019

Last spring, doctoral student Emily Rains received a Bass Connections Student Research Award to explore the characteristics and social dynamics of slums in India. read more about Case Studies of Indian Slums Reveal Unique Narratives and Leadership Histories »

Caitlin and Shayal.
January 16, 2019

The Bass Connections Student Research Award provides funds of up to $3,000 (for one to two students) or $5,000 (for groups of more than two students) to support student-directed research projects. read more about Apply for Bass Connections Student Research Awards by March 1 »

Students on four Bass Connections teams.
January 9, 2019

Check out the new Bass Connections projects for 2019-2020. Applications will open on January 22 and will be due on February 15 by 5:00 p.m. read more about Explore the 2019-2020 Bass Connections Projects »

Bass Connections team leaders.
January 3, 2019

Duke faculty and students are investigating which questions increase humility, empathy and openness as well as which questions raise barriers to constructive discourse. read more about Interdisciplinary Team Collaborates on Solutions to Political Polarization »