In the Media

November 8, 2018
Streetside Conversations

Master’s student Kelsey Rowland reflects on her work with a Bass Connections team, ACRE-Duke Partnership to Improve Sanitation Access in Lowndes County, Alabama.

November 5, 2018
Templeton World Charity Foundation

Duke faculty members Walter Sinnott-Armstrong, Vincent Conitzer and Jana Schaich Borg explore the topic of their Bass Connections team, Moral Artificial Intelligence.

November 2, 2018
Change: The Magazine of Higher Learning

Vice Provost Edward Balleisen and Dr. Maria LaMonaca Wisdom share insights from their experience reimagining doctoral training at Duke, including the value for humanities Ph.D. students of serving on Bass Connections and Story+ teams.

October 30, 2018

Professor Jonathan Mattingly joins North Carolina A&T student Braxton Brewington and Executive Director Bob Phillips to discuss work related to Gerrymandering and the Extent of Democracy in America, a Data+ team and a Bass Connections team.

October 29, 2018

Professor Walter Sinnott-Armstrong discusses his new book, Think Again, and the related topic of his Bass Connections team, How to Cure Political Polarization by Asking Questions.

October 8, 2018

John Poulsen, leader of a Bass Connections team called Mega-gardeners of Tropical Forests, discusses the importance of forest elephants, their impact on the environment and the catastrophic consequences of their diminishing numbers.

October 2, 2018
National Geographic

Three Bass Connections student team members write about their summer fieldwork in Peru.

September 27, 2018
The Hill

Nicole Schramm-Sapyta, leader of the Bass Connections team Stemming the Opiate Epidemic through Education and Outreach, discusses arguments for and against harm-reduction strategies to battle the opioid epidemic.

September 26, 2018
The News & Observer

Martin Doyle and Lauren Patterson from the Bass Connections team DECIPHER: Case Studies in Drinking Water Quality describe the effects the recent hurricanes have had on dams operated by the US Army Corps of Engineers.

September 26, 2018

Bass Connections team leader Aria Chernik (OSPRI Lab) and undergraduate Justin Sherman (Computer Science ’20) explain their intentions to develop a crowd-sourced course on ethical technology education, Ethical Tech 101.