- Educational Pathways
- Project Teams
- Get Involved
Students: Get Involved with Bass Connections
Bass Connections brings together faculty and students—from all levels and schools—to explore real-world issues in interdisciplinary research teams.
Apply for Project Teams
The application deadline for 2017-2018 project teams was February 17. However, there may still be a few openings on selected teams. We will still accept applications for a limited time, but first send an email to email@example.com. On the application form, you can choose up to three project teams, in any theme, in order of preference. View a list of project teams that have a Summer 2017 component.
Apply for Summer Programs
The Story+ summer research program will take place from May 17 until June 28, 2017. Apply by March 3.
Learn More about Participating
- Review frequently asked questions.
- Browse stories from students.
- View examples of publications resulting from project teams.
- See how students have leveraged their Bass Connections research for theses and dissertations.
- Explore benefits for undergraduates.
- Explore benefits for graduate and professional students.
Take a Course
Many courses at Duke include content related to the issues and perspectives of Bass Connections and the theme areas. These courses give students knowledge and experience with the interdisciplinary, problem-focused approach to learning. See a sampling of Bass Connections-related courses.
Develop an Educational Pathway
The academic, research and engagement opportunities you undertake as part of Bass Connections will be unique to your individual learning plan. Academic advisors are available to help you develop your own flexible path of interdisciplinary experiences at Duke.
Join the Student Advisory Council
The Bass Connections Student Advisory Council includes representatives from all student levels and all five themes. Members also serve as ambassadors for Bass Connections, helping to inform the broader Duke community as well as friends of Duke.