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Kushal Kadakia.
August 28, 2019

Thirty Duke students were awarded nationally competitive scholarships in 2018-2019. Among them were ten Bass Connections team members, including Kushal Kadakia ’19. read more about Rhodes Scholar Shares Insights into Project-based Education at Duke »


Data+ Team
August 26, 2019

Data+ is a summer research experience for undergraduates to explore data-driven approaches to interdisciplinary challenges. We invite proposals for faculty-sponsored projects. read more about Faculty Can Submit Proposals for Data+ 2020 Student Research Projects »


Matt Phillips.
August 12, 2019

Law student Matt Phillips reflects on a year spent researching cybersecurity with his Bass Connections project team. read more about Team Creates User-friendly Resources to Help Families Avoid Cyberattacks »


Bass Connections team members in Peru.
August 9, 2019

Sophomores Annie Lee, Fernanda Machicao and Arabella Chen reflect on the triumphs and challenges of their first few weeks of fieldwork in Peru. read more about First Impressions of the Peruvian Amazon »


Collaborative Project Courses Faculty Fellows Program.
August 6, 2019

Participating faculty will receive $5,000, guidance and the opportunity to collaborate on course (re)design with a group of faculty from across campus. read more about New Fellows Program Will Support Faculty to Develop Collaborative Project Courses »


Apply now.
August 5, 2019

Twenty-one 2019-2020 project teams are still recruiting student team members. The deadline to apply is August 22 at 11:59 p.m. read more about It’s Not Too Late to Join a 2019-2020 Bass Connections Project Team »


Apply now.
July 25, 2019

Bass Connections is now accepting proposals for new projects addressing research related to immigration. Submit a proposal by October 28. read more about Special Call: Bass Connections Invites Proposals for Projects Related to Immigration »


Man pulling on rope.
July 19, 2019

This summer, Bass Connections team members are working at the Vulci archeological site in Italy to create a terabyte of data that will fuel research back on campus. read more about Using Today’s Technology to Discover an Ancient Past »


Chrisitine Crute.
July 12, 2019

Doctoral student Christine Crute shares insights from China, where her Bass Connections team is studying the health effects of exposure to electronic waste. read more about Four Lessons from a Novice Field Researcher »


Arthi.
July 10, 2019

In the first five weeks of her collaborative research project in India, Arthi Kozhumam ’21 has already conducted 119 interviews with children and young adults in a residential care program, as well as their caregivers and alumni of the program. read more about Living, Learning and Listening: A Summer Researching Child Well-being in New Delhi »


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