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“Brilliant Teacher” Len White Receives Golden Apple Award
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. read more about “Brilliant Teacher” Len White Receives Golden Apple Award »


Using Eye Movements as an Objective Tool to Evaluate Adolescent Concussions
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. read more about Using Eye Movements as an Objective Tool to Evaluate Adolescent Concussions »


From Serving Meals to Studying Patients’ Behavior, This Research Team Thrives on Collaboration
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. read more about From Serving Meals to Studying Patients’ Behavior, This Research Team Thrives on Collaboration »


Investigating the Economics of Durham’s Arts Scene
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. read more about Investigating the Economics of Durham’s Arts Scene »


Applications Remain Open for Several 2018-19 Project Teams
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. read more about Applications Remain Open for Several 2018-19 Project Teams »


Bass Connections Team Investigates Benefits of Exercise on the Female Brain
February 20, 2018

Seeking to fill the gap in our understanding of the onset and progression of Alzheimer’s disease in women, a Bass Connections team is examining whether exercise at specific stages of a female’s life is more or less effective in protecting the brain... read more about Bass Connections Team Investigates Benefits of Exercise on the Female Brain »


Nominate a Team Member for the Bass Connections Award for Outstanding Mentorship
February 12, 2018

We invite the Bass Connections community to recognize graduate students and postdocs who have made tremendous contributions to the success of a team as well as to individual students on the team. read more about Nominate a Team Member for the Bass Connections Award for Outstanding Mentorship »


Bass Connections Students Contribute to Volume on Energy Access in the Developing World
February 5, 2018

Published by Duke’s student-run Global Energy Access Network (GLEAN), the volume strives to illuminate energy access challenges and potential solutions within specific community contexts. read more about Bass Connections Students Contribute to Volume on Energy Access in the Developing World »


Students Interested in the Environment, Consider These Bass Connections Projects
January 30, 2018

For Nicholas School students as well as other Duke students interested in the environment, we’ve compiled a list of 2018-19 projects that are particularly relevant. This year there are more such projects than ever, and our Energy theme is now called... read more about Students Interested in the Environment, Consider These Bass Connections Projects »


Bass Connections Projects That May Interest Law Students
January 29, 2018

For Duke Law School students as well as undergraduates interested in law, we’ve compiled a list of projects that may be particularly relevant. Applications are due on February 16. read more about Bass Connections Projects That May Interest Law Students »


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