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9/24: Screening of the documentary "The Lottery"
September 16, 2013

Join us Tuesday, September 24th at 7:30pm for the Bass Connections: Education & Human Development screening of "The Lottery," a documentary about four families trying to get their... read more about 9/24: Screening of the documentary "The Lottery" »


Bass Connections leads students through Amazon
September 16, 2013

Bass Connections initiative took Duke students and faculty through the Peruvian Amazon, where they researched the impact of mining and brought aid to the local communities. Read more about... read more about Bass Connections leads students through Amazon »


9/23: Natural Resources, Conflict, and Peacebuilding in Afganistan
September 15, 2013

Join us Monday, September 23rd at 7pm for Dr. Oli Brown's presentation on "Natural Resources, Conflict, and Peacebuilding in Afganistan," sponsored by our Energy Theme's... read more about 9/23: Natural Resources, Conflict, and Peacebuilding in Afganistan »


Faculty Lead Students in Life-changing Research Experiences
September 9, 2013

This summer, two teams made up of undergraduate students to postdoctoral candidates put their classroom knowledge to work in the field as part of two Bass Connections in Global Health... read more about Faculty Lead Students in Life-changing Research Experiences »


9/17: Panel Discussion on the present and future of Durham Public Schools
September 9, 2013

Join Bass Connections in Education & Human Development Tuesday, September 17th as three current and former Durham School Board Members - Nancy Cox, Minnie Forte-... read more about 9/17: Panel Discussion on the present and future of Durham Public Schools »


9/10: Education and Poverty: Confronting the Evidence
September 2, 2013

Bass Connections in Education & Human Development presents "Education & Poverty: Confronting the Evidence" at 7:30pm at SSRI (Gross Hall, 2nd floor). Dr.... read more about 9/10: Education and Poverty: Confronting the Evidence »


Making Data Matter: A Common Space Approach
August 27, 2013

A community’s capacity for kindness acts as a powerful antidote against some of the most vicious pressures of poverty. Can big data help fan that kindness? Find out... read more about Making Data Matter: A Common Space Approach »


11/3: Uniting Education with Human Development
August 26, 2013

Join Education & Human Development Tuesday, September 3rd at 7:30pm in Gross Hall (SSRI-2nd floor) to learn about the exciting opportunities for students and... read more about 11/3: Uniting Education with Human Development »


The Rhodes Family Professor: Interdisciplinary Learning for the Information Age
August 25, 2013

“Bass Connections is a great opportunity, and I would encourage other alums to take a look at it as a way to support the university,” said Michael Rhodes. With that vision, and in the spirit of interdisciplinary collaboration and problem-solving,... read more about The Rhodes Family Professor: Interdisciplinary Learning for the Information Age »


Education & Human Development Fall Events Schedule
August 21, 2013

Want to know what great events are happening this semester in the Bass Connections Education & Human Development theme that are open to all who are interested?... read more about Education & Human Development Fall Events Schedule »


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