News Archives

Monday

August 19, 2013 12:00 pm

Summer Student Research: Schriger ’14 examines dating violence among Chilean college students

Summer Student Research: Schriger ’14 examines dating violence among Chilean college students

Schriger received grant funding through the Mellon Foundation to help her integrate her summer research into her academic work as a senior.

Tuesday

August 13, 2013 12:00 pm

Summer Student Research: Reaz ’16 pursues clean water for the slums of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Summer Student Research: Reaz ’16 pursues clean water for the slums of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Zuhayr Reaz ’16 is doing fieldwork in support of WaterAid in in his home country of Bangladesh, where nearly one…

Monday

August 12, 2013 1:34 pm

Crystal Ann Williams named associate vice president and chief diversity officer

Crystal Ann Williams named associate vice president and chief diversity officer

Williams will oversee the Office of Equity and Diversity and the Office of Intercultural Education and serve as a member of the president’s senior staff.

Friday

August 9, 2013 12:16 pm

News for the New Semester, Fall 2013: Welcome

News for the New Semester, Fall 2013: Welcome

Bates is forever, but the details change from year to year. This newsletter will start you out on the new…

Thursday

August 8, 2013 12:21 pm

Summer Student Research: Geology major Balter studies climate change in Arctic

Summer Student Research: Geology major Balter studies climate change in Arctic

Alexandra Balter ’14 discusses why she chose to spend a cold summer in the Norwegian Arctic.

Wednesday

August 7, 2013 5:12 pm

‘The Swordfish Hunters’: Archaeologist Bruce Bourque tells the story of an ancient people

‘The Swordfish Hunters’: Archaeologist Bruce Bourque tells the story of an ancient people

Bruce Bourque, senior lecturer in anthropology at Bates and curator of archaeology at the Maine History Museum, talks about his…

Tuesday

August 6, 2013 1:02 pm

Slide Show: This Month at Bates

Slide Show: This Month at Bates

Enjoy a monthly slide show of images that features the vitality of life on the Bates campus in Lewiston, Maine….

Tuesday

August 6, 2013 10:00 am

Soderberg ’00 and López-Carr ’93 selected to elite NAS symposium for best and brightest young scientists

Soderberg ’00 and López-Carr ’93 selected to elite NAS symposium for best and brightest young scientists

The NAS Kavli Frontiers of Science program invites only A-list young researchers. It’s also a predictor of later success.

Monday

August 5, 2013 10:00 am

Dance festival’s final days bring diversity of ‘Different Voices,’ thrill of student work

Dance festival’s final days bring diversity of ‘Different Voices,’ thrill of student work

During its last week, the excitement of the Bates Dance Festival builds to a crescendo.

Thursday

August 1, 2013 4:31 pm

Summer Student Research: Franklin and Glassman tag team on snail brains

Summer Student Research: Franklin and Glassman tag team on snail brains

Two rising seniors share insights into life in a summer research lab as they study neurological processes in snail brains.