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Anuhita Basavaraju

A Student’s Research Takes Her to Denmark to Explore Cognitive Approaches to Social Problems

Monday, December 11, 2017
“Few resources are dedicated to understanding refugee experiences upon successfully seeking asylum,” says Duke senior Anuhita Basavaraju. “Cognitive sciences have revealed that there is a neuropsychological basis for out-group vs. in-group bias, but little has been done to understand how such... Read More »
Kelsey Graywill

Creating Meaning: Undergraduate Pursues an Intellectual Question across Boundaries

Monday, November 13, 2017
Duke senior Kelsey Graywill knew she wanted to take a nontraditional approach to her education. “When I was applying for colleges, I specifically looked at schools that I saw had established resources for doing interdisciplinary majors or programs,” she told interviewer Brian Southwell on the... Read More »