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April 11, 2014
3:00 pm

Galapagos Islands Short Term Course

Eighteen Bates students will spend 3 weeks studying the ecology and evolutionary history of the Galapagos Archipelago during Short term…


August 5, 2013
1:19 pm

Summer Biology Research Students Spotlighted

Summer research students working with Professors Larissa Williams <read more> and Nancy Kleckner <read more> are spotlighted in recent Bates…


January 9, 2013
9:45 am

Juniors – Capstone Experience Planning Meeting

Junior Biology Majors: The deadline is approaching for planning your senior capstone experience! We will have an informational meeting on…


October 16, 2012
12:19 pm

Biology Seminar – Ari Friedlaender ’96

“Seeing Below the Surface: Using Tag Technology to Study Humpback Whale Feeding Behavior” Dr. Ari Friedlaender, Bates ’96 Research Scientist,…


September 4, 2012
1:49 pm

Conor Smith ’14 Uses Phillips Fellowship To Improve Environmental Education for Ugandan Children

Creative Approaches Help Smith Empower Children on Conservation Issues in Kibale National Park Conor Smith ’14 (Interdisciplinary major in Animal…


September 4, 2012
1:38 pm

Davis Fellow, Rachel Ellis ’14, Studies Chimpanzee Poaching in Uganda

Study aims to better protect chimps in Kibale National Park Rachel received a 2012 A.V. Davis Fellowship to conduct summer…


September 4, 2012
10:30 am

New faculty join the Biology Department

The Department of Biology welcomes two new faculty members during AY 2012-13. Dr. Glen Ernstrom, Visiting Assistant Professor, will be…


June 6, 2012
12:50 pm

Pomeroy Scholarships Announced for 2012

Five Bates alumni who are doing post-graduate study in health-related fields in either graduate or professional schools have been awarded…


February 27, 2012
9:54 am

Hansen Johnson ’13 Wins MBL Associates Award for Research Project

Research project on resource allocation in Cyanobacteria recognized Biology major Hansen Johnson ’13 was awarded the MBL Associates Award for…


February 16, 2012
12:47 pm

Biology Department Hires New Tenure-Track Molecular Biologist

Dr. Larissa Williams, molecular mechanisms of toxicity                   The Biology Department is…