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Kenan Institute for Ethics forges new partnership with Bass Connections
October 4, 2013

The new partnership between KIE and Bass Connections furthers the missions of both to foster innovative work and thinking across different kinds of expertise on campus, as well as to enrich student... read more about Kenan Institute for Ethics forges new partnership with Bass Connections »


Can Pro-environmental Behavior Produce a “License” to Pollute?
October 4, 2013

Team members Marie Komori, Shajuti Hossain and Gabriel Goffman have been discussing plans to study ways that human psychology can help or hinder consumers’ energy use. read more about Can Pro-environmental Behavior Produce a “License” to Pollute? »


Interdisciplinary@Duke
October 2, 2013

Team member Allison Donnelly writes that since Bass Connections is a major component of “Interdisciplinary Studies at Duke,” it makes sense to point out just how much this concept of interdisciplinary research has been a part of her team's... read more about Interdisciplinary@Duke »


10/8: The Surprising Economics of School Choice
September 30, 2013

October 8th at 7:30pm: "The Surprising Economics of School Choice" sponsored by our Bass Connections: Education & Human Development Theme. Controversial changes in school choice policy—... read more about 10/8: The Surprising Economics of School Choice »


10/1: Bass Connections in Global Health - Peru project deadline TODAY!
September 30, 2013

The Bass Connections in Global Health Peru team project deadline is today! Act now! See more details... read more about 10/1: Bass Connections in Global Health - Peru project deadline TODAY! »


10/1: Curious about volunteering and activism about education? Join us!
September 23, 2013

Curious about volunteering and activism about education both locally and globally? Come hear two DukeEngage alumni talk about their experiences and advice Tuesday night at 7:30. Sponsored by our ... read more about 10/1: Curious about volunteering and activism about education? Join us! »


Making the Grade: Educators Discuss Challenges Facing Durham Public Schools
September 21, 2013

According to Duke's service learning program director David Malone, it's easier to put a man on the moon than it is to get public school fifth graders to meet grade-level reading standards. As the moderator of a... read more about Making the Grade: Educators Discuss Challenges Facing Durham Public Schools »


Social Networks for Sharing Science and Health
September 19, 2013

Facebook, Twitter, and other new social networks are making it easier than ever for people to share useful information about medicine and science, whether it’s about choosing a good physician or reducing one’s carbon footprint.... read more about Social Networks for Sharing Science and Health »


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