In the Media

May 16, 2019
TEDx Talks

Aashna Aggarwal draws on examples from her involvement with two Bass Connections teams in the Energy & Environment theme.

May 5, 2019
The Atlantic

For the Duke Reporters’ Lab, a challenge has been to develop an algorithm that can match a claim with an existing fact-check. When Bill Adair put some Duke undergraduates to work through Data+ and Bass Connections, they made quick progress.

April 30, 2019
ABC 11

A Story+ project and resulting exhibition, Allen Building Takeover at 50, is cited in a new six-part series on ABC called 1969. Story+ is a Bass Connections summer program.

April 30, 2019

Anna Gassman-Pines is the WLF Bass Connections Associate Professor of Public Policy & Psychology and Neuroscience at the Sanford School of Public Policy at Duke.

March 26, 2019
USA Today

Duke mathematician Jonathan Mattingly conducted research for the North Carolina plaintiffs. His Bass Connections team, Gerrymandering and the Extent of Democracy in America, continues to refine this work.

March 17, 2019

Amy Jiang ’20 discusses her work mentoring Durham middle school students in computer science through CSbyUs and a Bass Connections team, OSPRI Lab.

March 6, 2019

Professor Aria Chernik writes about a day-long event coordinated by her Bass Connections project team, OSPRI Lab, in partnership with Rogers-Herr Middle School in Durham.

February 5, 2019
WMAR Baltimore

A Bass Connections team called Data and Technology for Fact-checking helped develop the FactStream app and launch it in time for the State of the Union address, in collaboration with PolitiFact, and The Washington Post.

January 23, 2019

Professor Walter Sinnott-Armstrong discusses his new book, which is related to his work with the Bass Connections team How to Cure Political Polarization by Asking Questions.

January 21, 2019

Professor Bill Adair and Professor Jun Yang lead a Bass Connections team, Data and Technology for Fact Checking, that is developing an app for live fact-checking.