June 1, 2018

Maurizio Forte leads a Bass Connections team with diverse skills and backgrounds. Their use of new technologies and approaches to archaeological exploration has resulted in several discoveries about the ancient Etruscan city of Vulci, Italy. read more about Drawing on New Technologies, Duke Team Reveals an Ancient City’s Transformation »

Bass Connections Showcase
June 1, 2018

View highlights from our 2017-18 year-end event along with President Price’s opening remarks and lightning talks from five pairs of students. read more about Watch Highlights from the 2018 Bass Connections Showcase  »

May 24, 2018

Mercy DeMenno, Anna Johns Hrom and Daniel Ribeiro all pursued research topics related to their Bass Connections project team, Reviewing Retrospective Regulatory Review. They have successfully defended their dissertations. read more about Three Doctoral Students, Three Perspectives on Government Regulation, One Bass Connections Team »

Stephanie Reist
May 17, 2018

On May 12, about 250 graduating doctoral students participated in The Graduate School’s Ph.D. Hooding Ceremony. Among them were many students who helped lead their Bass Connections project teams. read more about These Ph.D. Graduates Played Key Roles in Their Bass Connections Projects »

North Carolina Medical Journal
May 17, 2018

North Carolina experienced an 800 percent increase in opioid drug deaths from 1999 to 2016, largely driven by a growth of illicit heroin use, according to a study of death certificates conducted by a Bass Connections team. read more about North Carolina’s Opioid Problems Are Moving Underground »

Jane Fieldhouse
May 10, 2018

Three Bass Connections team members appeared as guests on “The Measure of Everyday Life” to share their experiences researching respiratory diseases in humans and animals. read more about Tracking Infectious Disease in Malaysia »

Duke Seniors Share What Was Most Meaningful about Their Bass Connections Experiences
May 7, 2018

Congratulations to all our graduating seniors! Read what 17 of them have gotten out of their Bass Connections participation. read more about Duke Seniors Share What Was Most Meaningful about Their Bass Connections Experiences »

Shruti Rao
May 7, 2018

Shruti Rao ’18, a member of the North Carolina Competitiveness project team, recently published a solo-authored article in the peer-reviewed Journal of Rural and Community Development. read more about Undergraduate Publishes Research Examining North Carolina Automotive Industry »

May 7, 2018

A new report, “Activating History for Justice at Duke,” aims to help make more diverse parts of Duke history accessible to students and the public. read more about Bass Connections Team Issues Recommendations on How Duke Can Engage with Its History »

Sahil Sandhu
May 4, 2018

On April 18, the 2017-18 project teams shared their research highlights with the community at the second annual Bass Connections Showcase. Approximately 500 people took part in the event, and President Vincent E. Price gave opening remarks. read more about Bass Connections Showcase Presents Research Highlights from Durham to Malaysia »