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Monday

October 20, 2014
4:23 pm

Plants of the Week Oct 20-26

Hibiscus (Hibiscus spp.) and Aloe Vera (Aloe vera) Posted by Nessrine Ariffin Species name: Hibiscus. There are about 230 species…

Plants of the Week Oct 20-26

Tuesday

October 14, 2014
11:27 am

Plant of the Week Oct 13-19

Species: Indian Pipe (Monotropa uniflora) Range: This plant is found in the temperate parts of North America, South America, and…

Plant of the Week Oct 13-19

Thursday

October 9, 2014
10:34 pm

Scanning Electron Microscope Demonstration

Open house features SEM/EDS demonstration for Parent’s and Families Weekend The College’s new JSM-7100 field emission scanning electron microscope will…

Scanning Electron Microscope Demonstration

Tuesday

October 7, 2014
10:55 am

Plants of the Week Oct 6-12

 Silver Torch Cactus (Cleistocactus strausii) and Chia Plant (Salvia hispanica) Post by Joan Oates The silver torch cactus or the wolly…

Plants of the Week Oct 6-12

Monday

September 29, 2014
1:49 pm

Plants of the Week Sept 29-Oct 5

Northern Water Hemlock (Cicuta virosa) and Red Poppy (Papaver rhoeas) Posted by Lexie Nason Northern Water Hemlock, also known as Spotted…

Plants of the Week Sept 29-Oct 5

Friday

September 26, 2014
4:01 pm

Get to Know Your Bates Trees

The lowly Mugo pine (Pinus mugo)   This shrub-like pine tree is rather common on campus.  Unlike natives in the…

Get to Know Your Bates Trees

Monday

September 22, 2014
10:10 am

Plants of the Week Sept 22-28

Prickly Pear (Opuntia littoralis) and Sowthistle Chickory (Cichorium intybus) Post by Brigid Quinn Species: Prickly Pear (Opuntia littoralis) One of my favorite plants…

Plants of the Week Sept 22-28

Monday

September 15, 2014
8:45 am

Plants of the Week Sept 15-21

Chickory (Cichorium intybus) and Valley Oak (Quercus lobata) Post by Maria Felski Species: Common Chicory (Cichorium intybus) Range: Europe, North America, and…

Plants of the Week Sept 15-21

Tuesday

September 2, 2014
3:31 pm

Biology Faculty Obtain Grants for Research Projects

NSF Awards $337K to Professors Will Ambrose and Mike Retelle for Collaborative Climate Change Research in Norway William Ambrose of the…

Biology Faculty Obtain Grants for Research Projects

Monday

September 1, 2014
8:37 pm

Bates Awarded $791,480 NSF – MRI Grant to Acquire a Confocal Microscope

The new Leica SP8 confocal microscope will enhance research projects and teaching for faculty and students in biology, neuroscience, chemistry,…

Bates Awarded $791,480 NSF – MRI Grant to Acquire a Confocal Microscope