News

March 30, 2018

Duke senior Sarah Rapaport reflects on the process of finding her research passion at the intersection of neuroscience, global health and international development.

March 29, 2018

From debate over Confederate statues on public grounds to conversations about the NFL and the national anthem, public dialogue is increasingly politically charged. A Bass Connections team is examining which questions increase humility and which raise barriers to communication when discussing politically charged topics.

March 29, 2018

OSPRI (Open Source Pedagogy, Research + Innovation) is upending traditional models of higher education and working to create a collaborative, student-centered environment where content is shared.

March 23, 2018

Bass Connections will recognize project teams’ efforts to communicate their research through a poster competition at the Bass Connections Showcase. Project teams must submit their poster by Wednesday, April 11, at 11:59 p.m.

March 19, 2018

A Bass Connections team is exploring ways to bring everyday energy flows to life and provoke deeper questioning of the implications of energy usage on our future.

March 16, 2018

Len White has received the 2018 Duke Medicine Golden Apple Award for Pre-Clinical Science Faculty. He is co-director of the Bass Connections Brain & Society theme.

March 7, 2018

Senior Neuroscience majors Connor Hile and Daniel O’Connell share their experiences on a Bass Connections team. They discuss their motivations, challenges and rewards, and their senior theses that relate to the project.

March 2, 2018

The Bass Connections project team Patients’ Journey to Medication Adherence went on a journey of its own last month, as faculty and student team members headed downtown to combine some personal bonding with service to the community.

March 1, 2018

Duke sophomore Jess Chen reflects on her team's investigation of the relationship between creative industries, cultural production and urban development in Durham.

February 28, 2018

Still interested in becoming a member of a 2018-19 Bass Connections project team? Several project teams will continue to recruit students until March 9 at 5:00 p.m.

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