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May 9, 2013

Duke University this week announced the first Bass Connections teams of faculty and students who will spend the next year collaborating on key societal issues.

May 3, 2013

Check out photos here from our Bass Connections and Duke Forward Event in New York City on April 26th! 

April 23, 2013

See our photos here from Bass Connections at Blue Devil Days 2013! Great to meet all the prospective and incoming students!

April 3, 2013

Ryan Zhang speaks with Bass Connections adminstration to get the scoop on the program's development.

March 25, 2013

Interested in education and human development? Check out our Bass Connections in Education & Human Development introductory video for a great overview of the theme and the work of the EHD project teams.

February 25, 2013

Samantha Lachman asks the wise, the wicked, and the simple questions on Bass Connections here in her latest Duke Chronicle article.

February 8, 2013

Want to see the faces behind Bass Connections? Check out pictures from our February 1st Bass Connections Central meeting here!

January 31, 2013

All Duke faculty members are invited to an open Faculty Town Hall conversation on Bass Connections (originally called Duke IDEAS) on Tuesday, Feb. 5, in 217 Perkins Library.  There will be two one hour-long sessions; one will be held 2-3 p.m. and the second from 3-4 p.m.

January 24, 2013

Catch us on The Week at Duke in 60 Seconds! Duke trustee Anne Bass and her husband Robert are giving 50 million dollars to the university. The money will fund the new "Bass Connections" initiative to encourage students and faculty to tackle complex societal problems.
 

January 22, 2013

“We are grateful to the Bass family for embracing Duke’s vision of education as something that extends beyond what happens in a traditional classroom” -Duke President Richard Brodhead

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