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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

Monday

September 1, 2014
4:43 pm

Plant of the Week – September 1-7, 2014

Species: Eastern Hemlock (Tsuga canadensis) Range: Most of Eastern North America Cool Facts: This is Dr. Eller’s favorite tree. It…

Plant of the Week – September 1-7, 2014

Saturday

May 17, 2014
10:59 am

Day 18: Farewell and left behind

A sad farewell to Galapagos, but a happy “reunion” with my Ecuadorean family. I had not anticipated falling love with…

Day 18: Farewell and left behind

Friday

May 16, 2014
11:19 pm

Day 17: Galapagone

There are pale green curtains in my room, with shiny apples marching across their seams. The walls are dusted with…

Day 17: Galapagone

Thursday

May 15, 2014
8:40 pm

Day 16: La Caldera Grande

We were told we would be amazed. At six miles across, Sierra Negra has the second largest caldera in the…

Day 16: La Caldera Grande

Wednesday

May 14, 2014
8:26 pm

Day 15: Beach profiling and Family Day on the Beach of Isabela

This post describes the day of community-engaged beach profiling of Isabela and, earlier, a day at the beach with host…

Day 15: Beach profiling and Family Day on the Beach of Isabela

Tuesday

May 13, 2014
6:20 pm

Day 14: If I were a bird…

Every day students are asked to do a double-entry journal. The left side of the journal describes their personal thoughts…

Day 14: If I were a bird…

Tuesday

May 13, 2014
5:20 pm

Day 14: Fly me to the moon

Continuing our beach profiling in search of turtle nesting sites “Let me play among the stars….” Frank Sinatra’s classic hit…

Day 14: Fly me to the moon

Monday

May 12, 2014
7:17 pm

Day 13: Community-engaged learning…at the beach!

Today we woke up for an early 8am class after enjoying our day off, which was difficult because of the…

Day 13: Community-engaged learning…at the beach!