Bonding Through Biology
This article by Bob Bliwise appeared in the November 2010 edition of Duke Magazine.
Some Duke first-years come early to camp out in western North Carolina in Project Wild or to perform service projects in Durham in Project Build. In 2009, students who wanted first-years to get a taste of scientific research at Duke (even if they'd not done it in high school), started Project Search, a pre-orientation immersion in the research lab. Robert Bliwise, the editor of Duke Magazine, provides a glimpse into the program in his article.