Past Courses

Spring 2017

AMES 221: Arab Society and Culture in Film

BIO 290S: Ethics and Politics in Biology

CHEM 311L: Physical Chemistry Laboratory

CHEM 496: Grad with Distinction in Chemistry

ECON 345: Urban Economics

EDUC 333S: Legal Issues in Education

PSY 301: Research Methods

PSY 496: Psychology Graduation with Distinction Workshop

PubPol 367S: News Writing and Reporting

PubPol 902: Ethics of Public Policy

WRITING 101: Music As Medicine

Bass Connections

Our second project is a new collaboration with Duke’s Bass Connections, where we will offer to connect willing readers with a interdisciplinary Bass Connection research group, already meeting and working on specific projects across campus. So far, here are the available groups:

Human Health Risks, Environmental and Ecosystem Damage Associated with Contamination of Used Motor Oil at Auto-mechanic Villages in Ghana

Energy Data Analytics Lab

Animal Waste Management & Global Health

Developing Departmental Energy Reports and a Carbon Pricing Program for Duke University


Fall 2016

BIOLOGY 263: Biological Responses to Climate Change

BIOLOGY 554: Genomic Perspectives on Human Evolution

ECON 432S: Environmental Justice: The Economics of Race, Place, and Pollution

ENVIRON 216S: Environment and Conflict

ENVIRON 373LA: Sensory Physiology and Behavior of Marine Animals

PubPol 495-496S: Public Policy Honors Seminar

WRITING 101: Music as Medicine

Spring 2016

BIOLOGY 263: Biological Responses to Climate Change

BIOLOGY/EVANTH 431S: Human Embryology: Reproductive Biology in the 21st Century

CHEM 311 L: Physical Chemistry Laboratory

CHEM 420: Advanced Laboratory Techniques

CHEM 496: Grad with Distinction in Chemistry

ENVIRON 212: U.S. Environmental Policy

ENVIRON 216S: Environment, Conflict and peace building

MechEng 499: Undergraduate Research Seminar

PSY 497: Distinction Thesis Workshop II

PubPol 367S: News Writing and Reporting

WRITING 101: Behavioral Economics, Animal Welfare and Meat Consumption

Fall 2015

BIOLOGY 273LA: Marine Ecology

BIOLOGY 361LS: Field Ecology

BIOLOGY 554: Genomic Perspectives on Human Evolution

ECON 345: Urban Economics

ECON 432S: Environmental Justice: The Economics of Race, Place, and Pollution

EGR 121L: Engineering Innovation

ENVIRON 210D: Conserving the Variety of Life

ENVIRON 373LA: Sensory Physiology and Behavior of Marine Animals

HISTORY 364D: American Business History

POLSCI 239S: Political Communications

PubPol 225S: Women in the Public Sphere: History, Theory and Practice

PubPol 495-496S: Public Policy Honors Seminar

WRITING 101: Interrogating New Fad Diets

Spring 2015

CHEM 311L: Physical Chemistry Laboratory

CHEM 420: Advanced Laboratory Techniques

CHEM 496: Grad with Distinction in Chemistry

ECON 345: Urban Economics

ECON 568S: International Trade and Development

EDUC 333S: Legal Issues in Education

HISTORY 89S: History of Good Intentions (First-Year Seminar)

HISTORY 365D: The Modern Regulatory State

HISTORY 465S: History of the U.S./Mexico Border

NEUROSCI 522: Visual Perception and the Brain

PSY 301: Research Methods

PubPol 367S: News Writing and Reporting

SOCIOL 496S: Sociology Honors Seminar 2

WRITING 101: Science and Policy of Healthy Food Choice

Grant Proposals for Summer Research

 Fall 2014

BIOLOGY 554: Genomic Perspectives on Human Evolution

EGR 121L: Engineering Innovation

ENVIRON 210D: Conserving the Variety of Life

PubPol 290-02: Crime and Public Policy

PubPol 301: Political Analysis for Public Policy-Making

PubPol 381S : Science in Media

PubPol 495-496S: Public Policy Honors Seminar

RELIGION 141: Judaism through Film

Spring 2014

CHEM 311L: Physical Chemistry Laboratory

CHEM 420: Advanced Laboratory Techniques

CHEM 496: Grad with Distinction in Chemistry

ECON 345: Urban Economics

ECON 568S: Current Issues in International Trade and Development

HISTORY 465S: History of the U.S./Mexico Border

HISTORY 495: Senior Thesis Seminar

NEURO 499S: Current Research In Neuroscience

PSY 301: Research Methods

PSY 497: Distinction Thesis Workshop II

PubPol 301: Political Analysis for Public Policy-Making

PubPol 367S: News Writing and Reporting

WRITING 101: Preventing Vector-borne Diseases

Fall 2013

BIOLOGY 362LS: Aquatic Field Ecology

BIOLOGY 554: Genomic Perspectives on Human Evolution

COMPSCI 290 : Mobile Apps: From Concept to Client

EGR 121L: Engineering Innovation

ENVIRON 201: Integrating Environmental Sciences and Policy

ENVIRON 210D: Conserving the Variety of Life on Earth

ENVIRON 216S: Environment and Conflict: The Role of the Environment in Conflict and Peacebuilding

ENVIRON 217: Restoration Ecology: Theory and Applications

GLHLTH 363S: Fundamentals of Global Mental Health

HISTORY 495S: Senior Thesis Seminar

PUBPOL 496S: Public Policy Honors Seminar

PUBPOL 290 – 02 : Crime and Public Policy

WRITING 101 : Preventing Vector-borne Disease

WRITING 101 : Food Choice

WRITING 101 : How to Make Mistakes

Spring 2013

CCS 495S: Child Policy Issues

CHEM 311L: Physical Chemistry Laboratory

CHEM 420: Advanced Laboratory Techniques

CHEM 496: Graduation with Distinction (Senior Thesis)

ECON 351S: The Economic and Political Performance of Civilizations

ECON 345: Urban Economics

ECON 568S: International Trade and Development

HISTORY 365D: The Modern Regulatory State

NEURO 499S: Current Research in Neuroscience

PSY 206: Alcohol: Brain, Individual, & Society

PSY 301: Research Methods

PSY 497: Distinction Thesis Workshop II

PUBPOL 367S: News Writing and Reporting

PUBPOL 590S: The Great Recession

WRITING 101: Coffee and Health

Fall 2012

BIOLOGY 554: Genomic Perspectives on Human Evolution

BIOLOGY 361S: Terrestrial Field Ecology

COMPSCI 290: Apps: From Concept to Client

ECON 306: Economic History and Modernization of the Islamic Middle East

ECON 370: Global Capital Markets

EDUC 333S: Legal Issues in Education

EGR 121L: Engineering Innovation

ENVIRON 201: Integrating Environmental Sciences and Policy

ENVIRON 217: Restoration Ecology: Theory and Applications

HISTORY 364D: American Business History

HISTORY 465S: History of the U.S./Mexico Border

POLSCI 664S: Leaders, Nations, and War

POLSCI 302S: Political Persuasion

PUBPOL 495: Public Policy Honors Seminar (Thesis)

PUBPOL 290: Crime and Public Policy

WRITING 101: The Science of Sleep

(Courses were re-numbered after Spring 2012)

Spring 2012

CCS 191S: Multidisciplinary Approaches to Children’s Issues

CHEM 168L: Physical Chemistry Lab

CHEM 198S: Graduation with Distinction in Chemistry

ECON 268S: International Trade and Development

GENOME 148: Genome Sciences and Society

HISTORY 195S: Racial Justice

PSY 110RE: Alcohol: Brain, Individual, & Society

PSY 200B: Distinction Thesis Workshop II

PUBPOL 120S: News Writing and Reporting

PUBPOL 198S: Public Policy Honors Seminar

PUBPOL 264S: The Great Recession

SPANISH 102.01: Spanish for Heritage Speakers

WRITING 20: Music as Medicine

Fall 2011

BIOLOGY 274: Genomic Perspectives on Human Evolution

COMPSCI 196.1: Apps: From Concept to Client

DOCSTUD 135S: Intro to Audio Documentary

ECON 134S: Islam and the State

EGR 20L: Engineering Innovation

ENVIRON 101: Integrating Environmental Sciences and Policy

ENVIRON 152S: Environment and Conflict

POLSCI 252: Leaders, Nations, and War

PUBPOL 195: Science in Media

PUBPOL 198S: Public Policy Honors Seminar

PUBPOL 245: Counterterrorism Law and Policy

WRITING 20: The Science of Head Lice Removal

Spring 2011

CHEM 199S: Graduation with Distinction in Chemistry

DOCST 155S.01: Short Audio Documentary

ECON 195S: Medical Malpractice

ECON 268S: Current Issues in International Trade and Development

ENVIRON 152S: Environment and Conflict

GENOME 148: Genome Sciences and Society

HISTORY 196S.08: 20th-Century South African History through Biography and Autobiography

PUBPOL 120S: News Writing and Reporting

PUBPOL 198S: Honors Seminar

WRITING 20: The Science of Staying in Shape

Fall 2010

ECON 143: The Art Market

ECON 145: Urban Economics

EDUC 133S: Legal Issues in Education

ENG 189: The Films of Spike Lee

ENVIRON 181: Science and Nature Writing

ENVIRON 103D: Conserving the Variety of Life

GENOME 98FCS: The Secret of Life

HISTORY 158AD: American Business History

Spring 2010

CHEM 198S: Graduation with Distinction in Chemistry

ECON 143: The Art Market

ECON 268S: Current Issues in International Trade and Development

HIST 196S-08: 20th Century South African History through Biography and Autobiography

POLISCI 158: Non-State Actors in World Politics

PUBPOL 120S: News Writing and Reporting

PUBPOL 196S: Science in Media

PUBPOL 210S.01: Child Policy Issues

WRITING 20: The Science of Handwashing

Fall 2009

BME 165: Introduction to Business in Technology-Based Companies

ECON 134S: Islam and the State

ECON 135S: Cities as Incubators of Growth

ECON 143: The Art Market

ENG 189: The Films of Spike Lee

ENVIRON 152S: Environment and Conflict

ENVIRON 103: Conserving the Variety of Life

ENVIRON 181: Science and Nature Writing

EVANTH 144L: Primate Field Biology

GENOME 98 FCS: The Secret of Life: DNA, Property Rights, and Human Identity

PSY 155S: Community Based Prevention Intervention

PSY 183BS: Child Observation

PUBPOL 264.01: Counterterrorism Law and Policy

WRITING 20: Science vs. the Toothbrush

Spring 2009

CHEM 198S: Graduation with Distinction Seminar

ECON 268: Special Topics in International Trade and Economic Development

ENVIRON 152S:  Environment and Conflict

HISTORY 158AD: American Business History

PSY 170US: Behavioral Disorders

PSY 148S: Neuroscience and Cognitive Aging

PSY 151S: Child Clinical Interventions

PUBPOL 120S: News writing and reporting

PUBPOL 196S: Science in Media

WRITING 20: Philosophy of Intimacy

WRITING 20: Science versus the Mosquito

Spring 2008

CHEM 198S: Graduation with Distinction Seminar

ECON 268: Special Topics in International Trade and Economic Development

HISTORY 158AD: American Business History

WRITING 20: The Complicated Science of Sunscreen