In the Media

August 19, 2019
Foreign Affairs

Professor Sarah Bermeo of the Sanford School of Public Policy cites Bass Connections as a distinguishing characteristic of the school’s curriculum outside the regular classroom.


July 26, 2019
Texas A&M Today

Texas A&M University’s School of Innovation cites Bass Connections as one of the national programs that awards grants to projects that bridge disciplines and areas of study and address societal challenges.


July 19, 2019
Amazon Web Services

Geri Dawson and Guillermo Sapiro discuss their research that began with a Bass Connections team called Information, Child Mental Health and Society.


June 28, 2019
SparkDialog

Bass Connections team leader Libby Dotson talks about the Callascope, a low-cost device to help women screen for cervical cancer.


June 27, 2019
The Ensemble

EPIC Music partnered with a Bass Connections team to assess the impact of parent engagement in music education. The Vermont-based organization worked closely with Dayna Price ’21.


June 13, 2019
WUNC

Bass Connections team leader Jonathan Mattingly discusses research related to his team, Gerrymandering and the Extent of Democracy in America.


June 11, 2019
Poynter

The Duke Reporters’ Lab shares updates on its work, to which a Bass Connections team called Data and Technology for Fact-checking contributed.


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.


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