News

January 17, 2017

Course development funds are available for faculty, departments or schools to organize new or modify existing courses following the model of Bass Connections.

January 11, 2017

Duke students from all levels and schools are invited to preview the new Bass Connections projects for 2017-2018. Applications will open on January 24 and run through February 17 at 5:00 p.m. To learn more, stop by the Bass Connections Fair on January 24 from 2:30 to 5:30 in Gross Hall.

December 21, 2016

Congratulations to all the recipients of fellowships awarded by The Graduate School for the 2016-2017 academic year, totaling nearly $5.1 million in support. Four doctoral students who are current or previous Bass Connections team members describe their research.

December 14, 2016

Melissa Manus is a leader of the Bass Connections project team Cookstoves and Air Pollution in Madagascar. She provides an update on the team’s progress and reflects on what they’ve learned and where they’re headed.

December 13, 2016

A Bass Connections team worked in two areas of northwest Peru to answer the major questions of how humans and the environment interact and how those interactions influence health outcomes.

December 13, 2016

Duke undergraduate and master’s students interested in exploring new data-driven approaches to interdisciplinary challenges can apply to join Data+ teams in Summer 2017.

December 13, 2016

Bass Connections team members have published research stemming from their work with the nonprofit organization Voices Together.

December 12, 2016

How well do government regulations actually work? And when government agencies look back to review the impacts of their regulations, is that process as effective as it could be? A History and Political Science major shares her perspectives.

December 7, 2016

This past summer, the Partnership for Appalachian Girls’ Education hosted Bass Connections students who helped create educational enrichment opportunities for young women.

December 6, 2016

The Data+ summer research program received the gold prize in the natural sciences category at the Reimagine Education Conference and Awards in Philadelphia. Paul Bendich and Ashlee Valente accepted the award on behalf of the Data+ team.

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