Stories from April 2005
Wednesday, April 27, 2005 10:39 am
Two different service programs will bring more than 100 volunteer carpenters, painters, roofers and others together to refurbish two Lewiston homes on Saturday, April 30.
Wednesday, April 20, 2005 12:25 pm
A double major in chemistry and environmental studies, Erin Bertrand '05 has learned the art of seeing both the trees and the forest.
Monday, April 18, 2005 10:45 am
Bates College is the nation's "best value" college, The Princeton Review announced April 18. The New York-based education services company features the school in its "Top 10 Best Value Colleges" ranking list in the 2006 edition of its book, "America's Best Value Colleges," which goes on sale April 19, 2005.
Thursday, April 14, 2005 10:11 am
In its highest rating ever, the Bates College athletics program has been ranked 19th out of 420 in the NCAA Division III winter rankings.
Thursday, April 14, 2005 10:04 am
Short Term at Bates is known among students for pressure-cooker courses like "Cellular and Molecular Biology," aka "Cell Hell," and "Introduction to Abstraction," better known as "Math Camp." But the academic offerings during these five weeks of spring have a reputation not only for rigor but for topicality, adventurousness and even, dare we say, for fun. And Short Term units new in 2005 are no exceptions.
Friday, April 8, 2005 10:01 am
Bates College is one of the nation's best colleges fostering social responsibility and public service according to The Princeton Review and Campus Compact.
Wednesday, April 6, 2005 2:02 pm
Exhibitions now at the Bates College Museum of Art revolve around the efforts of Bates College art majors -- four who will graduate this spring and one alumna.
Wednesday, April 6, 2005 9:39 am
Michael J. Retelle, a professor of geology at Bates, is one of 13 scientists across the nation to share nearly $1,500,000 in National Science Foundation funding for Arctic research related to global climate change.
Wednesday, April 6, 2005 9:34 am
Thanks to two Bates College fellowship programs, nine Bates students will have the opportunity to pursue cultural and environmental research in countries around the globe this year.
Monday, April 4, 2005 11:59 am
David M. Scobey has been named as the director of the Harward Center for Community Partnerships and as the Donald W. and Ann M. Harward Professor of Community Partnerships at Bates College, announced Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty Jill Reich.