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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…


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…


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…


January 3, 2012
2:38 pm

Ben Manter ’11 and fellow Batesies launch new hard cider business in Maine

Biology thesis leads to business venture for three ambitious Batesies. Ben Manter ’11, and fellow Batesies, Ross Brockman ’11 and…


December 15, 2011
8:44 pm

Elizabeth Leadbetter ’93 – vaccine research describes advantages of new vaccine adjuvant

Lipid molecules may serve as promising vaccine components Saranac Lake, N.Y. — New research from the laboratory of Dr. Elizabeth…


December 1, 2011
1:44 pm

Pam Baker Celebrated on Last Day of Teaching

Bravo!   Dean of the Faculty Pam Baker was celebrated by students, faculty, and staff of the Biology Department on…