The Connection Project

students at orientation

The Connection Project helps first- and second-year students feel connected to one another and find their place at Duke. Established at the request of first-year students looking for authentic connection on campus, The Connection Project encourages students to:

  • Learn about themselves and others
  • Connect across similarity and difference
  • Cultivate their leadership and sense of belonging

The Connection Project includes:

  • Hour-long conversation events
  • Walk-by events
  • Day-long retreats

Fall 2022 Events

  • Wednesday, September 7: Connection Chat
  • Tuesday, September 20: Connection Chat
  • Saturday, October 22: The Connection Project Retreat
  • Wednesday, November 16: Connection Chat

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