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Check Out the 2019 Data+ Projects and Apply to Join a Team This Summer

Check Out the 2019 Data+ Projects and Apply to Join a Team This Summer

Deadline: February 25, 2019 Data+ is a ten-week summer research experience for undergraduates and master’s students interested in exploring new data-driven approaches to interdisciplinary challenges. It is suitable for students at all levels and from all majors. Students join small teams (a maximum of three undergraduates and one master’s student) and work alongside other teams […]

Six Teams Receive 2018-19 Research Incubator Awards from Duke Institute for Brain Sciences

Six Teams Receive 2018-19 Research Incubator Awards from Duke Institute for Brain Sciences

Six interdisciplinary Duke faculty teams have received 2018-2019 Research Incubator Awards from the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences (DIBS). The awards provide seed funding to support collaborative brain science research for projects of exceptional innovation and broad significance to the field. The projects must engage at least two faculty representing multiple fields or levels of […]

Marshall Scholars Rooted in Interdisciplinary Scholarship on Energy and Brain Sciences

Marshall Scholars Rooted in Interdisciplinary Scholarship on Energy and Brain Sciences

Duke University seniors Julie Uchitel and Shomik Verma have received the highly competitive Marshall Scholarship to pursue postgraduate studies in the U.K. Like Duke’s 2019 Rhodes Scholars, they have deep roots in the intellectual communities of Duke’s university-wide interdisciplinary institutes and initiatives. Julie Uchitel A double major in Neuroscience and French, Uchitel has many ties […]

Information Initiative at Duke Named in Honor of Michael and Maureen Rhodes

Information Initiative at Duke Named in Honor of Michael and Maureen Rhodes

Duke University’s landmark “big data” initiative has been named in honor of longtime supporters Michael and Maureen Rhodes. The Rhodes Information Initiative at Duke (iiD), founded in 2013, was officially named by the Duke University Board of Trustees in November 2018 to “express deep appreciation and gratitude to Michael George Rhodes and Maureen C. Rhodes […]

Propose a Case Study on Global Energy Access for the Next GLEAN Publication

Propose a Case Study on Global Energy Access for the Next GLEAN Publication

Deadline: January 31, 2019 The Global Energy Access Network (GLEAN) student organization is now accepting applications for the third volume of the Energy Access Case Studies publication. They are looking for students (undergraduate, graduate, postdoc, or professional) from any discipline who have engagement in the field of energy access. Submit an application about your research, study […]

Franklin Humanities Institute Offers Seed Grants for Global Collaborations

Franklin Humanities Institute Offers Seed Grants for Global Collaborations

Deadline: January 14, 2019 The Franklin Humanities Institute is pleased to invite proposals for seed grants of $5,000 to $10,000 for Global Collaborations in the Humanities. These grants are intended to support inquiry into research areas that cannot be adequately addressed without cross-national or cross-regional scholarly dialogue, or without exchanges across languages and philosophical/methodological traditions. […]